IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it has acquired the business operations of Lighthouse Security Group, LLC, a premier cloud security services provider. Lighthouse Security Group’s Gateway platform protects identity and data in an increasingly complex IT environment where more company information is being stored in the cloud and accessed from mobile devices.
To help customers quickly transition to the cloud with minimal disruptions to their data center environments, both the global technology companies CSC and IBM have enhanced their existing alliance with new ways to help global customers accelerate their transition to the cloud.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it has acquired CrossIdeas, a privately held provider of security software that governs user access to applications and data across on-premise and cloud environments. Financial terms were not disclosed.
In order to solve advanced computation problems, IBM is expanding its high performance computing (HPC), as part of technical computing, and making it more accessible through the cloud for clients grappling with big data and other computationally intensive activities. In recent years, the cloud environment has played a major role in running High-Performance Computing (HPC) applications computationally intensive and data intensive in nature.
In what could be a highly significant deal for Apple, the Cupertino based company has inked a deal with IBM to transform enterprise mobility. Both the companies today released a joint statement announcing an exclusive partnership.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it is investing $3 billion over the next 5 years in two broad research and early stage development programs to push the limits of chip technology needed to meet the emerging demands of cloud computing and Big Data systems.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) introduced new cloud and on premises social software to help clients better connect, collaborate and share information with key stakeholders inside and outside their organizations.
IBM unveils cyber threat protection services that will protect organization data and brand equity. The behavioral analysis will help predict the threats for better protection.
IBM is looking to expand its MobileFirst application development portfolio further with new IBM Ready Apps, and 18 new IBM MobileFirst studios placed around the world. These will help enterprises setup and execute their mobile strategy in a secure and timely manner.
IBM unit SoftLayer now offers security services and disaster recovery to its cloud customers. This will enable enterprises to move critical business functions to the cloud knowing that they can recover data even during a disaster. This will help enterprises continue to offer services to their customers even in the event of a disaster and build a better reputation for themselves.