9 Jul

IBM completes $34bn Red Hat acquisition

The computing giant acquires all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Red Hat for $190 per share in cash.


IBM’s $34bn Red Hat acquisition on track

Another hurdle in one of the world’s largest tech mergers in history is removed as the European Union unconditionally approves the deal.


Quantum computing can solve some SKA problems, says IBM

The company says quantum computing promises to solve physics simulation and pattern discovery problems relevant to the SKA.

Jun 12, 2019

IBM, Wits partner to accelerate quantum computing in Africa

The computing company is collaborating with the University of the Witwatersrand to explore quantum computing use cases.

Jun 10, 2019

IBM cuts a further 2 000 workers

The company’s retrenchment of 2 000 employees is a continuation of a process IBM began a decade ago, says an analyst.

May 20, 2019

New open source body to promote better, healthier cities

Uber, Facebook, Google and IBM are among the early sign-ups to the new Urban Computing Foundation.


The four pillars of effective threat management

Businesses should focus on building full-cycle capabilities around people, processes and technologies for each security function.

May 9, 2019

Red Hat joins the big league

The future of technology will be hybrid, multi-cloud, says Red Hat, as its acquisition by IBM moves closer to finalisation.

Apr 23, 2019

Open source use in enterprise up almost 70%

A Red Hat-sponsored survey found open source software is moving strongly into areas previously dominated by proprietary solutions.


PPS makes move to Kubernetes

The company has moved its access management and authentication processes from an on-premises device to the cloud-based Kubernetes container orchestration system.

Apr 5, 2019

SUSE poised for growth with new owner

The newly-independent open source company is looking forward to pursuing its own strategy under a new owner, it says.

Feb 15, 2019

IBM gives Watson $50m healthcare boost

The computing company enters collaborations to advance the science of artificial intelligence and its application to major public health issues.

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