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Lufthansa to save €70m in annual IT infrastructure costs in mega-outsourcing deal with IBM

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Airline giant to split-up and privatise IT arm in a deal that will cost €240m upfront, but save €70m annually in IT operating costs
22 Oct 2014

IBM to pay Globalfoundries $1.5bn to take semiconductor unit off its hands

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Globalfoundries had demanded $2bn to take IBM's struggling semiconductor unit off its hands
20 Oct 2014

How to make sure your CIO doesn't let you go in the era of the cloud

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'Curiosity' and 'business awareness' are sought after skills, with IT leaders wanting to retain IT staff
17 Oct 2014

The key to becoming indispensable to your CIO in the cloud era? Curiosity

IT teams fear that cloud might make them redundant. But IT leaders say that those who take on new projects and learn new skills should avoid the axe
30 Sep 2014

Computing Question Time Live: The role of the CIO in the cloud era

All the latest from the London Stock Exchange. Get involved using #askcomputing on Twitter
30 Sep 2014

Lenovo to finalise $2.1bn IBM x86 server business aquisition

Deal will see Lenovo become third largest player in x86 server market
29 Sep 2014

Top 10 IT news stories of the week: personality over technical expertise, IBM memo and a new bug worse than Heartbleed

Employees to be retrained and have their pay cut at IBM, while Spotify and IBM would hire IT staff on personality rather than skills
26 Sep 2014

IBM to staff: Compulsory retraining and a ten per cent pay cut

Services giant demands that selected US staff undergo retraining, paying 10 per cent of their wage for the privilege
18 Sep 2014

IBM warns over proliferating use of banking Trojans in enterprise attacks

Trojan malware features and functions being expanded to attack more targets
17 Sep 2014

IBM acquisition of Fiberlink fuelled its own BYOD strategy

100,000 users are now enrolled onto MaaS360, says Fiberlink co-founder Jim Sheward
08 Sep 2014

IBM's Watson supercomputer turns from Jeopardy! to crunch scientific research data

Watson Discovery Advisor cloud-based software will help scientists analyse research data
28 Aug 2014

IBM claims first in 'neuromorphic' computing

IBM claims microprocessor that mimics human brain can perform 46 billion operations per second drawing just 70 milliwatts of power
11 Aug 2014

IBM in big data deal with aero-engine maker Pratt & Whitney

IBM to analyse engine data to improve reliability and prolong engine life
17 Jul 2014

IBM joins forces with Apple to develop 100 business apps for iPhone and iPad

IBM will also sell Apple devices to its business clients as part of partnership
16 Jul 2014

IBM to invest $3bn in chip research to support cloud and big data

Investment will encompass research into quantum computing, silicon photonics, graphene as IBM looks to seven-nanometre process technology
10 Jul 2014

Using technology to improve Wimbledon

Sam Seddon, Wimbledon client executive at IBM, explains how new analytics is driving user engagement at the tennis championships
07 Jul 2014

Unilever’s long-running relationship with SAP to extend into the cloud

SAP 'integral' to Unilever’s focus on mobility and digital, even as it moves to the cloud, says outgoing CIO Willem Eelman
17 Jun 2014

Spending on high-end storage falls 25 per cent – IDC

Overall market down 6.9 per cent as economic uncertainty persuades companies to keep their storage kit longer
09 Jun 2014

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06 Jun 2014

IBM server sales slump by 25 per cent in the first quarter as competition intensifies

IBM sales meltdown as global server unit shipments increase by 1.4 per cent, according to Gartner
28 May 2014

IBM to stop selling NetApp storage in preference to its own products

IBM seeks to arrest hardware sales slump by focusing on own technology
27 May 2014

'Replace IBM servers now,' Chinese government tells banks

NSA spying row escalates as China's government urges banks to replace IBM hardware
27 May 2014

Lenovo yearly profits jump by 29 per cent

Disappointing sales in China offset by growth in EMEA and Americas for world's biggest PC maker
21 May 2014

Cloudera defends Intel deal as Hadoop battle rages on

Cloudera’s co-founder and chief strategy officer, Mike Olson, responds to growing criticism of the company from its rivals
16 May 2014