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Breaking: @Benioff joins Rometty at IBM InterConnect

Join IBM CEO and Chairman, Ginni Rometty and Salesforce CEO, Marc Benioff at IBM InterConnect in Las Vegas to hear more about how the two companies are creating joint solutions to make it easier for customers to extract new value from both CRM and enterprise data sets.  Continue reading Breaking: @Benioff joins Rometty at IBM InterConnect

An Interview with Arun Gupta, Devoxx US organizer and Java champion!

Are you a developer interested in Java, containers, the cloud, and maybe even a light saber or two? Well then you don't want to miss the inaugural Devoxx US conference coming to San Jose on March 21st! This very popular developer conference is coming to the US shores for the first time and we've...  Continue reading An Interview with Arun Gupta, Devoxx US organizer and Java champion!

Rise Against Hunger at IBM InterConnect 2017! Package meals for the hungry…

If you're heading out to Mandalay Bay and IBM InterConnect 2017, you probably have technology and maybe a bit of food on the mind. At InterConnect, you'll see awesome displays and sessions on IBM technology along with some wonderful eats from the conference catering team. And of course you've got all those spectacular Las Vegas...  Continue reading Rise Against Hunger at IBM InterConnect 2017! Package meals for the hungry…

Developers, achieve code mastery through challenges!

Do you have a passion for technology and learning? Are you a cognitive technology enthusiast? We know achieving code mastery takes practice. So what better coding challenge than to add a little bit of fun, comradery and friendly competition along the way? Here at IBM, we sponsor a variety of challenges and hackathons covering cognitive,...  Continue reading Developers, achieve code mastery through challenges!

Prepare for process transformation at IBM InterConnect 2017

Want a snapshot on the best sessions to attend at InterConnect 2017 to help you solve challenges with developing process and decision apps? A slew of presenters are focusing on process transformation, providing insight into all phases of business process management and decision management. Learn from examples and pick up tips for everything from business agility...  Continue reading Prepare for process transformation at IBM InterConnect 2017

The energy and excitement is building for Devoxx US 2017 in San Jose!

As the Devoxx US conference approaches, I am not only excited about presenting Watson to such an eminent audience, but also looking forward to attending sessions on cutting edge technologies by industry leaders such as Arun Gupta, Venkat Subramaniam, Brian Kane, Josh Long, Marcus Hirt, James Strachan... The list...  Continue reading The energy and excitement is building for Devoxx US 2017 in San Jose!

Redefining work with Watson: Check out what’s hot at Connect 2017

As a technology power user, you’ve seen first-hand how new software and solutions are changing the way we work. And as Watson expands its role in the workplace with new offerings, there will soon be even more ways to collaborate using analytics and content to drive innovation in workplace technologies. IBM Connect 2017 in San Francisco Continue reading Redefining work with Watson: Check out what’s hot at Connect 2017

My Devoxx Journey: From the UK to Antwerp and soon Devoxx US in San Jose!

I would like to take you on an exciting and rewarding personal journey that brings together IBM Watson, the Java community and the Devoxx organization. The journey truly began during my discussions with Reggie Hutcherson at JavaOne in 2015 and with introductions to several Java champions at the conference! After JavaOne we discussed leveraging...  Continue reading My Devoxx Journey: From the UK to Antwerp and soon Devoxx US in San Jose!

Catching an entrepreneurial wave at IBM SmartCamp in Wilmington, NC

Just look at the list of cities that are hosting IBM’s SmartCamp this year: Austin, Dubai, Mexico City, Riyadh, Sydney. That’s an auspicious group. Global. Urban. Connected. Then, down at the very bottom of the list, weighing in at ninety-eight pounds, our own scrappy, Wilmington, NC for the Southeast US! On November 11, 2016, Wilmington technology...  Continue reading Catching an entrepreneurial wave at IBM SmartCamp in Wilmington, NC

Build and deploy conversational agents with IBM Watson Virtual Agent

IBM Watson Virtual Agent is a set of preconfigured cognitive components based on the IBM Watson Conversation service. By configuring the virtual agent with your company's information, you can quickly implement an automated chat bot that enables your customers to achieve their goals.  Continue reading Build and deploy conversational agents with IBM Watson Virtual Agent