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I've used the IBM PowerPC 4xx embedded processors too. They were very power efficient for the amount of processing they could do, so much so that IBM built a supercomputer filled with them that was the fastest in the world at the time .
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At least 10 large technology companies, including Google, Faceboo and Cisco Systems, have pledged to invest at least $300,000 each in the next three years to maintain open-source software after the Heartbleed security bug exposed the lack of funding for such projects.
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Only four months after it was formally launched, IBM Corp.'s efforts to provide advanced cognitive computing systems to businesses is gaining momentum.
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Don't expect the Madison County Courthouse to be sporting a new historic marker designating one of the last places where IBM AS/400 computer system was used.
It's Shakespeare's 450th birthday this week , and it turns out the Bard of Avon is only 400 years older than another famous April baby: The mainframe computer, as announced by IBM on April 7, 1964, celebrated its 50th birthday earlier this month.
International Business Machines Corp, in its latest attempt at reviving demand for its hardware products, is launching high-end system servers that it says are 50 times faster than its closest competitor at analyzing data.
Nine months after IBM opened up its Power architecture, it is launching a new line of servers based on the technology and showing off a server built by Tyan that uses the processor too.
Most people associate the dawn of the modern computer age with the advent small computers, affordable to individuals.
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Even those who consider IBM's mainframe business as a likely constituent of a moat, often believe this moat to be weak.
When I started to work on performance tools for parallel computers 25 years ago, I wasn't sure how long I would be able to work in this interesting and exciting area of high performance computing.
On this day 50 years ago, on a 646-acre swatch of Queens, the 1964 New York World's Fair unveiled the future.
Coca-Cola and International Business Machines are both highly profitable businesses with a long history of success.
Many of the central challenges to mainframe computing, like developing sales opportunities outside of traditional core markets, remain.
It begins in kindergarten with the fundamentals of reading, writing, sharing, and even early math, with each consecutive year getting them ready for life and earning a living.
Cognitive computers, artificial neural networks, neuromorphic systems, and similar efforts to cast the intelligence of the human brain into silicon chips is all the rage at major corporations, from IBM to Qualcomm , and at major government-sponsored efforts, including the US Defense Advance Research Project's Systems of Neuromorphic Adaptive ... (more)