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Do we need IoT standards?

While Big Blue looks to join as many IoT standards bodies as possible, an analysis by Kevin Fitchard for FierceMobileIT coming on Thursday suggests that standards might not be such a big deal for enterprises using IoT.

Big Blue buys into IoT in a big way

IBM has been embracing the Internet of Things in a big way. In its latest move, Big Blue is launching a community for IoT developers to help them connect devices to the cloud and to harness data generated from those devices.

IBM's Softlayer signs up FCC and gets new federal security approval

IBM has lined up the Federal Communications Commission to use its Softlayer Federal Cloud, according to NextGov. Not only is that a nice new customer for IBM, it also signifies that IBM has achieved...

IBM takes dashDB to the cloud

IBM is keeping in step with some competitors by introducing its dashDB Enterprise MPP service.The offering is a Database-as-a-Service that competes with Amazon Web Service's Redshift and others.

Here's what recent cloud earnings reports say about smaller cloud providers

Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, IBM and Google are really dominating the public cloud market, making it increasingly difficult for smaller, niche service providers to stay afloat. 

IBM woos developers with new site, open source gifts

IBM is contributing 50 projects related to analytics, mobile and cloud computing to the open source community and opening up a new online resource where developers can find IBM open source projects and look for help with them.

Apple-IBM venture releases 10 more enterprise mobile apps that incorporate analytics

Apple and IBM have released 10 more enterprise mobile apps that work on iPhones, iPads and Apple Watches as part of their MobileFirst for iOS venture. The 10 mobile apps, which employ predictive analytics, include apps for managers of shift workers, field service workers, business travelers, mortgage officers and other workers.

IBM's cloud revenue creeps closer to Amazon's

IBM announced financial results for its second quarter today and disclosed an interesting tidbit: Its cloud "delivered as a service" business is in striking distance to market leader Amazon Web Services, in terms of revenue.

First year for Apple and IBM partnership helps shift focus to UX and design

IBM and Apple are celebrating their anniversary: It's been a year to the day that the two announced their MobileFirst for iOS team-up, an unprecedented joint venture between the tech giants.

Spotlight: IBM, National Instruments team on IoT test bed

IBM is joining with National Instruments to create a test bed for develop Internet of Things standards, reported InformationWeek.