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IBM Unit to Build Supercomputer-Based Global Storm-Scale Forecast Model With UCAR, NCAR

An IBM business has teamed up with the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research and the National Center for Atmospheric Research to develop a global model designed to predict hurricanes, thunderstorms and other weather patterns at both regional and local scales. IBM’s The Weather Company will combine its experience in meteorological science …

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IBM’s Keith Salzman: Health IT Platforms Should Be Designed With Cybersecurity in Mind

Keith Salzman, chief medical information officer for global business services at IBM’s federal business, has said that health information technology platforms should be designed for users and should be equipped with cybersecurity tools and features that protect privacy in order to realize the benefits of health care digitization. Salzman told Dan Chenok, executive …

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Cisco, IBM Forge Alliance to Integrate Cybersecurity Offerings

Cisco and IBM have partnered to integrate their cybersecurity offerings and foster collaboration on threat intelligence. IBM said Wednesday Cisco will create new applications for IBM’s QRadar security analytics platform and the first two apps will work to help security teams understand and mitigate advanced threats. The Cisco-made apps will be available on IBM’s Security …

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IBM-Nutanix Alliance to Offer Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Enterprise Workloads

IBM and Nutanix have entered into a multi-year partnership agreement to develop and offer an integrated infrastructure system for large enterprise customers to manage workloads. The alliance plans to integrate Nutanix’ Enterprise Cloud Platform and IBM’s Power Systems server in an effort to bring new workloads to hyperconverged deployments, IBM said Tuesday. Nutanix CEO Dheeraj …

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ARN: IBM to Provide Mainframe Storage Infrastructure for Australia’s Human Services Dept

IBM has secured a $10.1 million contract from Australia’s human services department to provide mainframe storage infrastructure, ARN reported Thursday. A spokesperson for the department told ARN that IBM will deliver new mainframe disk storage arrays to replace aging ones under the contract. “The scope includes supply of hardware and operating …

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IBM-Raytheon BBN Team Shows Quantum Algorithm Advantage Over Traditional Computers

A team of scientists from IBM‘s research arm and Raytheon‘s BBN Technologies subsidiary has demonstrated an example of quantum computers’ advantage over standard computers. The scientific team published the results of its “Demonstration of quantum advantage in machine learning” study in the Nature Quantum Information journal, IBM said Wednesday. Researchers found that a quantum algorithm could identify an …

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IBM’s Sam Gordy: Federal Govt Should Consider Cognitive Intell, Analytics to Process Unstructured Data

Sam Gordy, general manager of IBM’s federal business, has said that federal government leaders should work to target artificial intelligence components such as advanced analytics and cognitive intelligence that work to help facilitate analysis of real-time data. “Cognitive intelligence and advanced analytics have the ability to mine unstructured data,” Gordy …

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IBM, PNC Partner to Expand Veteran Tech Training Program in Pittsburgh

IBM and PNC Bank have partnered to expand a technology certification program designed for military veterans in Pittsburgh. The Veteran Employment Accelerator program offers a week-long training to certify former service members in the use of IBM software for law enforcement, cybersecurity and national security applications, IBM said Wednesday. “This program is designed …

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IBM-SecureKey Alliance to Create Digital Identity & Attribute Sharing Network for Consumers

IBM has partnered with SecureKey Technologies to develop a blockchain-based digital identity and attribute sharing network for consumers. The network will work to help consumers instantly validate their identity for services such as new bank accounts, driver’s licenses and utilities, IBM said Monday. Marie Wieck, general manager of IBM’s Blockchain service, said IBM and SecureKey …

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IBM’s Dan Chenok: Govt Should Invest in Modern Tech to Transform Service Delivery

Dan Chenok, executive director of IBM’s Center for the Business of Government, has said the federal government should implement strategies to accelerate the adoption of novel technology platforms and processes, transform the way agencies deliver services to citizens and save money. Chenok wrote in guest piece published Tuesday on FCW that those strategies include investment in …

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IBM Partners With Dubai Agencies, Firms for Blockchain Tech Initiative

IBM has teamed up with six Dubai-based public and private organizations in an effort to advance the country’s government blockchain strategy. IBM said Monday it will collaborate with Dubai’s customs and trade agencies as well as with Emirates NBD, du, Aramex, and Banco Santader to assess the potential use of blockchain technology in trade finance and logistics systems designed for …

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