Can IBM escape its revenue slump?This result came as IBM’s global technology services (GTS) and global business services (GBS) divisions both “continued to grapple with the shift from legacy implementation and outsourcing toward cloud-delivered solutions built around strategic imperatives”, according to TBR senior analyst, Jennifer Hamel.
Can IBM escape its revenue slump?Fellow TBR analyst, Stephanie Long, suggests that the latest quarter saw revenues pulled down by contracting sales for legacy solutions, regardless of the successes of other, modern solutions, like its cloud and cognitive capabilities."A 13 per cent year-to-year increase in revenues from IBM’s strategic imperatives and the solutions contribution of 42 per cent of overall revenue reinforces this trend,” Long said.
With Leonardo offering, SAP steps up in IoT worldTechnology Business Research Analyst Ezra Gottheil takes an in-depth look....
VMware's latest deal reflects pivot from public cloud Read more at http://wraltechwire.com/vmware-s-By SANJAY MEDVITZ, Technology Business Research
Inside Big Blue: IBM going cognitive to its very coreBy CASSANDRA MOOSHIAN, Technology Business Research
Inside Big Blue 2: Blockchain buzz and Watson Customer EngagementAnalysis: In the second part of a review of two recent IBM events, Technology Business Research says by embedding Watson-backed cognitive solutions into each of the IBM cloud SaaS and PaaS solutions, IBM showcases the value of cognitive solutions....
There's A New $2 Billion Security Company In Town: How Will McAfee Shake Up The Competitive LandscapHowever, Jane Wright, principal analyst for security at the research firm, said in an email to CRN that TBR expects that increasing competition from upstarts in the market is expected to drop the overall share of the top five security vendors to 53.8 percent by 2021.
Tech spend opportunities: Disruption abounds in Trump's 'America First' budgetBy JOEY CRESTA, Technology Business Research
Investment Focus Areas of US Telecom Carriers"The success of T-Mobiles One and Sprint's Unlimited Freedom pushed AT&T and Verizon Wireless to introduce new unlimited data plans to .....", said TBR senior analyst Chris Antlitz.
Analyst: General Dynamics IT business would be big winner under Trump budget planJoey Cresta, a public sector research analyst at TBRI, said Trump’s budget would “keep the good times rolling.”
SAP moving beyond CRM to orchestrate omnichannel business.... Technology Business Research Analyst Seth Ulinski takes a look.
Watch out, Amazon, Microsoft, IBM: Google Cloud an emerging threatBy MEAGHAN McGRATH, Technology Business Research
Solution Providers Say Focus On Application, DevOps Security At All-Time HighThat's a trend that wasn't there a year ago, said Jane Wright, principal analyst at Technology Business Research.
IT firms turn to local talent in USBoz Hristov, Professional Services Senior Analyst, Technology Business Research, a US-based research firm, said that building a US-based workforce has been an ‘aspirational’ idea for many years for most India-centric vendors.
Interop ITX Spotlights IT Infrastructure Evolution"Converged and Hyperconverged Infrastructure: Myths and Truths" -- The buzz around converged/hyperconverged infrastructure is inescapable. Interop ITX features a couple sessions to help cut through the hype. This session, presented by Krista Macomber, TBR senior analyst, will cover the pros and cons, adoption trends, and provide recommendations for enterprises considering the technology.