ICT solutions

IBM Boosts Support of Cloud-Native Capabilities

IBM Boosts Support of Cloud-Native Capabilities

1 Jul 2018 comment

IBM has announced that for the first time, its Cloud Private application platform, will be made available to run on the company's enterprise Cloud Managed Services (CMS).

Diabetes Management App Is Now Commercially Available

Diabetes Management App Is Now Commercially Available

28 Jun 2018 comment

Medtronic and its strategic technology partner, IBM Watson Health, announced commercial availability of the Sugar.IQ smart diabetes assistant.

Wild Me Joins AI for Earth

Wild Me Joins AI for Earth

26 Jun 2018 comment

Microsoft announced that Wild Me, a Portland-based nonprofit organization that focuses on combatting extinction with citizen science and artificial intelligence, will become a new featured project in its AI for Earth program.

IBM's Debating AI Is Here to Convince You That You're Wrong

IBM's Debating AI Is Here to Convince You That You're Wrong

24 Jun 2018 comment

According to Bloomberg, a machine developed by IBM is challenging humans to debates about the future of medicine and the value of physical education.

Mediaocean and IBM Partner to Integrate Blockchain in the Media Ecosystem

Mediaocean and IBM Partner to Integrate Blockchain in the Media Ecosystem

23 Jun 2018 comment

Mediaocean, the foundational software provider of the advertising world, and IBM iX, one of the world's largest digital agencies and global business design partners, announced the launch of a blockchain consortium for the digital media supply chain.

IBM Cloud Advances Business in the SEE Region

IBM Cloud Advances Business in the SEE Region

22 Jun 2018 comment

Companies in South East Europe are increasingly embracing cloud technologies – private cloud solutions prevail, however almost half of surveyed companies have chosen hybrid multi-cloud solutions.

Apple Will Close iPhone Security Loophole Used by Law Enforcement

Apple Will Close iPhone Security Loophole Used by Law Enforcement

19 Jun 2018 comment

Apple plans to eliminate an iPhone security vulnerability that has been used by U.S. law enforcement agencies to hack into the devices during investigations, according to Bloomberg.

Huawei Released Its Latest IoT and AI Products

Huawei Released Its Latest IoT and AI Products

18 Jun 2018 comment

At CEBIT 2018, held last week in Hannover, Germany, Huawei released its latest IoT and AI products to help enterprises create intelligent and connectivity genes to build digital neurons and accelerate digital enterprise transformation.

IBM Unveils Major Expansion of Cloud Capabilities

IBM Unveils Major Expansion of Cloud Capabilities

16 Jun 2018 comment

At CEBIT in Hannover, Germany, IBM announced a major expansion of its cloud capabilities with plans to launch 18 new availability zones for the IBM Cloud.

Deutsche Bank Is the Only Major Bank to Exhibit at CEBIT

Deutsche Bank Is the Only Major Bank to Exhibit at CEBIT

12 Jun 2018 comment

Deutsche Bank will be the only major German lender to be represented at the CEBIT fair.

IBM Leads Call for Code to Use Technology for Natural Disaster Relief

IBM Leads Call for Code to Use Technology for Natural Disaster Relief

30 May 2018 comment

IBM and partners launched the Call for Code Global Initiative, the largest and most ambitious effort to bring startup, academic and enterprise developers together to help with natural disasters.

Ericsson Pioneers Machine Learning Network Design for Softbank

Ericsson Pioneers Machine Learning Network Design for Softbank

26 May 2018 comment

SoftBank has implemented an innovative method for radio access network design from Ericsson, based on machine intelligence.

Veridium Will Use IBM Blockchain to Transform the Carbon Credit Market

Veridium Will Use IBM Blockchain to Transform the Carbon Credit Market

25 May 2018 comment

Veridium Labs is collaborating with IBM to help transform the carbon credit market using blockchain technology with the goal of making it easier for companies to offset their environmental footprints.

Gatwick Airport Installs Next Generation IT Network

Gatwick Airport Installs Next Generation IT Network

19 May 2018 comment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced that it has supported Gatwick Airport, the UK’s second largest airport and a critical national infrastructure site, in future proofing its entire IT network.

Red Hat and Microsoft Start First OpenShift Service on a Public Cloud

Red Hat and Microsoft Start First OpenShift Service on a Public Cloud

17 May 2018 comment

Microsoft and Red Hat expanded their alliance to empower enterprise developers to run container-based applications across Microsoft Azure and on-premises.

ICEmarket, Croatian App for Yacht Charter

ICEmarket, Croatian App for Yacht Charter

16 May 2018 comment

ICEmarket, a product of an established global yacht events company, Jadranski skiperi, and a software development agency Calyx, was officially launched last month in Greece during the annual Charter Meetup Athens.

Blockchain Is Getting Ready for First Commercial Proof of Insurance

Blockchain Is Getting Ready for First Commercial Proof of Insurance

1 May 2018 comment

Marsh, in collaboration with IBM ACORD, and ISN, announced the plans for using blockchain technology in commercial proof of insurance.

Ericsson launches MediaFirst UHD for end-to-end UHD experiences

Ericsson launches MediaFirst UHD for end-to-end UHD experiences

22 Apr 2018 comment

Ericsson Media Solutions announced the launch of its MediaFirst End-to-End Ultra High Definition (UHD) solution, the industry’s first software-based, multi-application media processing and encoding platform to deliver UHD content from camera to consumer, across the entire media delivery landscape.

Fast New Data Platform From IBM Helps Accelerate AI

Fast New Data Platform From IBM Helps Accelerate AI

21 Apr 2018 comment

As companies look to embrace AI to gain competitive advantage and increase productivity, IBM unveiled a new data science and machine learning platform and an elite consulting team to help them accelerate their AI journeys.

MobileIron and Lenovo Join Forces to Enable Modern Work

MobileIron and Lenovo Join Forces to Enable Modern Work

21 Apr 2018 comment

MobileIron and Lenovo announced that they're expanding their partnership to build and bring to market a new offering that helps companies deliver modern work experiences to their employees.

First Pilot Transactions Successfully Executed on Batavia Platform

First Pilot Transactions Successfully Executed on Batavia Platform

20 Apr 2018 comment

Batavia, the blockchain-based global trade finance platform, that has been jointly developed by IBM and a consortium consisting of banks, has successfully completed its first live pilot transactions with corporate clients.

HPE Launches Vertical AI Solutions

HPE Launches Vertical AI Solutions

10 Apr 2018 comment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced new offerings to help customers ramp up, optimize and scale artificial intelligence (AI) usage across business functions.

China Seeks Its Own Brains to Steer 30 Million Autonomous Cars

China Seeks Its Own Brains to Steer 30 Million Autonomous Cars

1 Apr 2018 comment

China’s aspiration to deploy 30 million autonomous vehicles within a decade is seeding a fledgling chip industry, with startups like Horizon Robotics emerging to build the brains behind those wheels, according to Bloomberg.

With Digital Health Care Project, Israel Seeks Edge in Tech Age

With Digital Health Care Project, Israel Seeks Edge in Tech Age

31 Mar 2018 comment

Israel wants to recruit 100,000 volunteers over five years for a research project that it hopes will turn it into a global leader in digital health care, according to Bloomberg.

Bringing Sophisticated Security and AI to the IBM Cloud

Bringing Sophisticated Security and AI to the IBM Cloud

21 Mar 2018 comment

There are two major themes that bookend the enterprise conversation about cloud adoption. On one hand, businesses are compelled to move more workloads to the cloud to seize the new opportunities presented by AI, Machine Learning, IoT or even next-generation quantum computing or risk getting left behind.

Technology Meant to Make Bitcoin Payments Faster Goes Live

Technology Meant to Make Bitcoin Payments Faster Goes Live

18 Mar 2018 comment

A version of the technology that’s meant to make cryptocurrency payments faster and cheaper went live Thursday, according to Bloomberg.

Moscow Launches Blockchain Powered Digital Home

Moscow Launches Blockchain Powered Digital Home

18 Mar 2018 comment

Moscow Government has launched Digital Home, a solution that enables holding online meetings and polls between neighbors and operates via blockchain-based platform Active Citizen.

Google AI Used by Pentagon Drone Project in Rare Test

Google AI Used by Pentagon Drone Project in Rare Test

11 Mar 2018 comment

Google’s artificial intelligence technology is being used by the U.S. Department of Defense to analyze drone footage, a rare and controversial move by a company that’s actively limited its work with the military in the past, according to Bloomberg.

MWC 2018: SEAT Integrates Shazam in Its Cars

MWC 2018: SEAT Integrates Shazam in Its Cars

28 Feb 2018 comment

SEAT is set to become the first carmaker in the world to integrate Shazam, one of the world’s most popular apps.

MWC 2018: Ericsson Launces IoT Accelerator Marketplace

MWC 2018: Ericsson Launces IoT Accelerator Marketplace

26 Feb 2018 comment

Ericsson is launching the IoT Accelerator Marketplace to help address the need for collaboration within the digital ecosystem community and benefit developers and service providers alike.