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Mo. Governor Helps Cut Ribbon on New IBM Service Delivery Center

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon joined a group of IBM (NYSE: IBM) executives and local business and government leaders in cutting the ribbon on IBM’s new service delivery center in Columbia, Mo., last week. “Creating high-quality, career-supporting jobs is the top priority of my administration, and IBM’s locating a new technology …

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IBM Announces New Resources to Smooth Transition to Software

In a bid to lure Oracle customers, IBM announced Friday new resources to help customers make the transition — or what IBM called “move up” — to IBM software. The perks include no-charge financial and technology assessments, skills-training courses and a proof-of-concept to perform a side-by-side cost/performance comparison between IBM …

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IBM Makes Financial Moves

IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) board of directors has announced a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.75 per common share, payable June 10 to stockholders of record May 10. According to the firm, “the board today also authorized $8 billion in additional funds for use in the company’s stock repurchase program. IBM …

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Financial Announcement from IBM

IBM (NYSE: IBM) issued the following financial statement: The firm’s “board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.65 per common share, payable March 10, 2011 to stockholders of record February 10, 2011. With the payment of the March 10 dividend, IBM will have paid consecutive quarterly …

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Clouds Continue to Roll In: IBM Looks at Cloud Solutions for NATO

IBM (NYSE: IBM) was selected by NATO’s Allied Command Transformation to look at ways the organization might use cloud computing to improve communications between its 28 member nations. The project supports NATO’s “efforts to restructure the alliance to meet 21st century technology challenges.” “We are pleased to share IBM’s expertise …

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IBM Brings Cloud to Feds; Dave McQueeney Comments (WATCH)

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has launched a new cloud-computing system specifically for the federal government. According to the firm, “the Federal Community Cloud specifically designed to help federal government organizations respond to technology requirements more quickly. The secure, private cloud environment is part of IBM’s established and dedicated Federal Data Centers …

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Cloud-Computing Market Expected to Reach $25 Billion by 2013

As more corporations begin to transition their data into the cloud and tap into web-based applications, the global cloud-computing market is continuing to grow at a rapid rate, expected to cross $25 billion by the end of 2013, according to a new report by Renub Research. Providers such as IBM, …

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CSC, IBM, General Dynamics, ITT Celebrate Contract Wins; Boeing Nabs Pair

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded a $43, 526, 000 firm-fixed-price contract.  The purpose of this contract modification is to exercise the option for two CH-47F new Chinook cargo helicopters, .  Work is to be performed in Ridley Park, Pa., with an estimated completion date …

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L-3, Alion, Raytheon, IBM Score Work Orders from DoD

According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) was awarded a $61, 018, 760 immediate award contract to provide modifications to MC-130W aircraft to install a Precision Strike package.  Eight kits and eight installations are being procured under this acquisition.  At this time, $15, 837, 316 has been …

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IBM’s Charles Palmer on Meeting Cyber Challenges

IBM Research’s Chief Technology Officer of Security & Privacy Dr. Charles Palmer told The New New Internet about some of the pressing challenges he’s faced in his role.  “The biggest challenge has been getting people to understand two aspects of security; one is that you can never bolt it on …

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