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IBM, Infosys win 5-Year IT Contracts from BP

IBM has won a five-year contract IT contract to manage all of BP‘s business applications and service desk functions, and Indian IT firm Infosys has been awarded a five-year contract to manage manage “a large portion” of the company’s business systems.  The contracts make up a portion of a year-old BP effort to consolidate …

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IBM to Provide Application Delivery and On-Site IT Support to W.R. Grace & Co.

IBM Corp. has negotiated a long-term contract to provide application management services to W.R. Grace & Co., a specialty chemicals company.  Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. IBM Global Business Services will build a technology platform to allow W.R. Grace & Co. to update and standardize application delivery across its …

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Moore’s Law Could be Preserved Due to DNA

IBM researchers in conjunction with Paul W. K . Rothemund of the California Institute of Technology are working on a new technology that is will allow them to arrange DNA origami structures on surfaces that are compatible with current semiconductor manufacturing equipment capabilities.

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IBM: “We have been watching Brazil for a while…The time is right.”

Move over, China and India, IBM is betting that the next developing technology hotspot will be Brazil.  The company has announced a new initiative to stimulate country’s developing technology sector. For starters, IBM will host its first-ever forum for São Paulo venture capitalists and entrepreneurs and FINEP, the Brazilian government organization dedicated …

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IBM and Cisco Announce Smart Grid Pilot in Amsterdam

IBM and Cisco have announced a pilot smart grid project for 500 households in Amsterdam to increase energy efficiency.  The program is part of the Amsterdam Smart City initiative which endeavors to make Amsterdam a more sustainable city.  Cisco will provide IP-based management solutions enabling real-time, secure monitoring of appliances and energy systems …

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IBM Releases Integrated Web Application Security Software

Benefits of IBM’s new software include: reduced security management operational costs, improved security posture, consolidated reporting infrastructure,  a common workflow system for managing security incidents, and correlation of application vulnerabilities with potential security events and real-time attacks, which enables organizations to prioritize remediation to immediately address top threats.

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DARPA Awards IBM with $16M Contract

IBM won a $16 million Defense Advance Research Projects Agency contract to work on the SyNAPSE, or brain-on-a-chip, program. The program is designed to simulate human brain function on actual hardware so computers have the ability to interpret data.

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IBM, Amtrak Continue 15-Year Partnership

IBM and Amtrak signed a services agreement to extend their 15-year-old partnership.  IBM will manage much of the railroad’s IT infrastructure, including its data center operations, security services, asset management and help desk. The agreement comes on the heels of IBM opening its Global Rail Innovation Center in China, designed as …

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