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Smart city projects are hot topic at MWC

Smart city projects, which use machine-to-machine communications and platforms to automate transportation systems, traffic and parking management and utilities, among other things, were a hot topic at this year's Mobile World Congress.

The mobile, customer experience connection

BARCELONA--As I met with various vendors last week at Mobile World Congress,  I saw a connection between mobile and customer experience management that I hadn't considered before.

IBM SoftLayer pushes high-performance computing power into hybrid clouds

Take IBM's SoftLayer cloud computing platform, add Platform Symphony parallel computing infrastructure, stir in the Platform LSF Scheduler tool and presto!

New IBM study offers insights into mobile strategy leaders

The Don't Ask, Don't Tell approach to BYOD doesn't work anymore, and a new IBM study confirms that mobile strategy leaders need policies that are well thought-out, documented and communicated.

IBM shopping its SDN business?

According to Re/Code, IBM's sale of its x86 server business to Lenovo wasn't the last shoe.

IBM, Lockheed Martin, EMC to invest in Israeli cybersecurity park

IBM, Lockheed Martin and EMC have all committed to invest in research facilities at a new national cybersecurity park in Beer-Sheva, Israel.

IBM aims to redefine email

IBM hopes to change email with a new product.

IBM puts another $1.2B toward 15 new cloud data centers

IBM is doubling down on its IaaS cloud strategy, announcing plans to invest $1.2B building out 15 new cloud data centers around the world. That expansion brings the company's total number of cloud data centers to 40.

What does VMware's purchase of AirWatch mean for enterprise mobility?

I'm sure you have heard that virtualization giant VMware has agreed to acquire enterprise mobility management (EMM) firm AirWatch for around $1.54 billion. What does this acquisition mean for the enterprises struggling with mobility?

IBM puts ample stock in Watson cognitive computing invention

Watson is IBM's cognitive computing invention that beat human players at Jeopardy a few years ago and achieved some other publicity stunts as well. But its days of just playing around are gone; now it's doing real work in big data and is gaining traction in the field.