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Posts tagged “IBM”

October 10

Tesla's autopilot; RTI's nuke disaster response plan; Apple is top brand; right to be forgotten in Japan; Symantec to split; Amazon's first store; Ichan wants Apple buyback

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Tesla's new model features auto-pilot, all-wheel drive; RTI unveils a nuclear disaster response program; Apple remains world's top brand; Google faces "right to be forgotten" in Japan; Symantec is going to split; Amazon to open brick-and-mortar store; and Carl Ichan wants another Apple share buyback.

Tags: Apple, Google, IBM, RTI
Updated October 9

IBMers launch Bluemix event in RTP Thursday, mixing in IT 'Girls' Night Out'

IBM is intrdoucing its Watson-based Platform-as-a-Service Bluemix in the Triangle with a networking event Thursday night at Big Blue's RTP campus. They are mixing it, if you will, with a regular "Girls Night Out" networking event. put on by the Girls Develop IT meetup group.

Tags: IBM
October 8

#WTWTrends for Wednesday: Fiber, Bluemix, Schmitt, Startup Weekend trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

October 2

Lenovo supplier sues labor group; DirecTV keeps NFL; IBM's NYC tech hub; farewell, Lotus; apps spying in Hong Kong; no-warrant GPS data OK'd

Bulldog In today's technology wrapup: A Lenovo supplier in China sues China Labor Watch; DirecTV keeps NFL deal, which AT&T required for merger; IBM's BlueMix hub in NYC; Lotus 1-2-3 support is gone; apps spying in Hong Kong, company says; a court OKs data from GPS seized without a warrant.

September 29

#WTWTrends for Monday: CellBreaker, IBM, Lenovo, Durham Innovation District trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Monday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated September 29

Lenovo exec: 'FUD spread by our competitors is over'

Gerry Smith, who runs the Americas Group for Lenovo and will oversee the merged IBM-Lenovo System X business unit when the deal closes Wednesday, threw down a proverbial gauntlet to competitors on Monday. "The FUD spread by our competitors is over," he declares. Lenovo defied critics in buying IBM's PC business in 2005 and will do so again in servers, he promises.

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Updated September 29

Lenovo's Yang: 'We will win' global server market

Lenovo Chairman and CEO Yang Yuanqing spells out an aggressive strategy to make the company No. 1 in the global server market once the $2.1 billion deal for IBM's x86 business closes on Wednesday. Yang aims for $5 billion in revenue and profitability in one year for the newly branded "Systems X" business.

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Updated September 29

Lenovo commits to hiring IBMers in x86 deal but no guarantees

Lenovo Chairman and CEO Yang Yuanqing says the $2.1 billion acquisition of IBM's x86 server business will close on Wednesday. The deal means some 2,000 IBMers in the Triangle will become Lenovo employees. Lenovo reiterated its pledge to hire all Big Blue workers in the x86 business but also said a search for "efficiencies" would begin once the merger has closed and the Lenovo-IBM server businesses are combined.

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September 29

IBM x86 employees go to work at Lenovo on Wednesday

IBM                  With Lenovo and IBM wrapping up their $2.1 billion x86 server deal, the first Big Blue workers will head to a Lenovo operated facility on Wednesday morning. While some workers and facilities will transition in coming months, a large number switch to Lenovo's two buildings in RTP and take orientation in coming days, says Lenovo's top North America exec Jay Parker.

September 29

Trending this weekend: #WTWTrends, Bash and Shellshock, NCSUvsFSU and more

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news from this past weekend as curated by @WRALTechWire.

September 26

#WTWTrends for Friday: Shellshock, Best Places to Work, IBM trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Friday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated September 26

Exclusive: IBM affirms RTP's importance with new data center

Over the past several years, IBM has dramatically cut the size of its work force in North Carolina - some 60 percent - through sales of business units and job cuts. But its RTP campus remains the company's largest physically and IBM still employs an estimated 7,500 people in the state. Big Blue also remains committed to its RTP operation as shown by Monday's announcement opening a new data "resiliency" center. In an exclusive Q&A, a senior IBM executive explains the RTP location decision and reiterates Big Blue's support for the site.

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September 25

Premium Lock Lenovo System X: Execs outline aggressive post-closing Lenovo x86 strategy

With reports circulating that Lenovo and IBM could close that $2.3 billion x86 server deal as soon as next month, executives of the two companies on Thursday outlined post-closing strategy at an industry forum.

Adalio Sanchez Adalio Sanchez

Updated September 22

IBM opens 'cloud computing' data center in RTP

IBM is opening a huge data center at its RTP campus. According to an announcement made by Big Blue just after midnight, the so-called "cloud resiliency center" will cover some 72,000 square feet.

September 22

Trending in the Triangle: IBM, Apple, Red Hat and Citrix top social conversations

Trending in the Triangle Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated September 22

IBM picks RTP for 'Innovation Center,' one of only six in U.S.

IBM  IBM plans to create an Innovation Center in RTP, but in terms of a timeline or more specifics a Big Blue spokesperson says those are still to be determined.

Updated September 18

Premium Lock NC startups showcase tech to cash in on 'Internet of Things'

The next wave in healthcare is here. And Triangle firms are cashing in. From sensors loaded in earbuds to monitor your health to technology designed to ease the burdens of transcriptions on doctors to helping ailing people better control their homes - all were showcased at the CED's Tech Venture Conference in Raleigh. WRAL TechWire's Allan Maurer has the inside story. And check out the photo slideshow from WRAL's Kelly Hinchcliffe.

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Updated September 16

Premium Lock IBM tells some employees they need 'training,' to cut their pay 10%

IBM                  IBM is cutting pay 10 percent for employees designated for training after they were determined to have "not kept pace with acquiring skills and expertise needed to address changing client needs, technology and market requirements." Union says move is "outrageous."

September 16

Premium Lock IBMers react with anger, sarcasm at 10% pay cut

IBM Big Blue workers - some determined to be deficient in the latest skills and hit by a 10 percent pay cut - lit up the comments board at the website run by the union seeking to represent IBMers. They talked about the move as being "SCAMS" - a play off an IBM term for "Cloud, Analytics, Mobile, Security and Social."

Updated August 28

Premium Lock HP takes lead in sever market as IBM-Lenovo deal waits for approval

HP's Meg Whitman has been throwing around a lot of "FUD" - fear, uncertainty and doubt - about the Lenovo-IBM x86 server deal since it was announced. And guess who now leads in global server sales?

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