• IBM Connects “Internet of Things” to the Enterprise

    IBM announced that it will invest $3 billion over the next four years to establish a new Internet of Things (IoT) unit, and that it is building a cloud-based open platform designed to help clients and ecosystem partners build IoT solutions. IBM’s pioneering work in Smarter Planet and Smarter Cities was based on practical applications… Continue Reading

  • Women in Tech: Meet Hayley Hughes

    By Masha Tseveen. Who: Hayley Hughes Role at IBM: Design Language Lead Field of Work: Product Design Location: Austin, Texas Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia You work for IBM Design as the Design Language Lead. Can you describe a little about your job? The IBM Design Language started with the need to create a modern look and… Continue Reading

  • Russian Road Trip

    Poseidon Project Rolls On By Robert-Jan Sips Last September, I left Amsterdam by car with friend and colleague, Gert Jan Keizer, to embark on the Poseidon Project – a community effort to fight the root causes of regional water problems with Internet of Things, cloud and analytics technology. The epic journey took us across Russia and Central… Continue Reading

  • Profile of a Scientist: Rei Odaira

    Who: Rei Odaira Location: IBM Research-Austin Nationality: Japanese Focus: High Performance Computing Compiler Optimization Patents: 14 patents filed, 7 patents issued. Compilers turn a computer’s coding into executable programs. So, the faster a compiler works, the faster a program runs. Compilers, though, have to work within a computer’s constraints. The number of processors, the amount… Continue Reading