IBM reports surprise (small) quarterly revenue rise - largely thanks to its Red Hat acquisition

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IBM CEO Ginni Rometty said the company had "ended 2019 on a strong note"
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IBM CEO Ginni Rometty said the company had "ended 2019 on a strong note"

IBM's tiny 0.1 per cent fourth-quarter revenue increase overshadowed by 3.1 per cent decline for the full year

IBM has reported a surprise rise in revenue of $21.8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2019 - albeit of up just 0.1 per cent - but has posted full-year 2019 revenues down by 3.1 per cent to $77.1 bi...

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