Tweeting your bank – big data, customer experience and the Cloud. A discussion with Frank DeGilio

A few months ago, Steve Rogers, Director of the IBM Center for Applied Insights, had a great discussion with Frank DiGilio, Distinguished Engineer and Chief Architect for IBM Cloud.  Previously, we shared their discussion about collaboration and partnering. Today, we’re focusing on the the role of social and cloud for competitive advantage. Steve Rogers: Frank, have you seen Cloud change the dynamic, the boundaries, the rules of the road, or even the business models in certain industries? Frank DeGilio: Yes. I think that Cloud isRead more

IBM Executive Interview, Susan Puglia [Biz Leader Latte]

“People from different disciplines must communicate with each other and pool their expertise effectively” – Susan Puglia, IBM VP of Global University Programs Leslieanne John, P-TECH student and IBM CAI intern, is conducting a series of executive interview posts exploring topics such as the technical skills necessary for business today and preparing students for the future.  She’ll also be looking into technical skills gaps and how technology integrates with education.  Her first interview was with Susan Puglia, IBM Vice PresidentRead more

Cloud and the broker CIO. A discussion with Frank DeGilio, Chief Architect for Cloud

A few months ago, Steve Rogers, Director of the IBM Center for Applied Insights, had a great discussion with Frank DiGilio, Distinguished Engineer and Chief Architect for IBM Cloud about how incorporating Cloud as a strategy can give businesses a competitive advantage. Last week we shared their discussion about collaboration. Today, we’re focusing on the CIO. Steve Rogers: Frank, one of the things in the Global Cloud study was that the pacesetters see Cloud as a key element for competitive advantage. WhatRead more

Leslieanne John Interview: P-TECH, President Obama, and IBM CAI

“Leslie Anne John epitomizes what an education like P-TECH’s can achieve.  [She’s] in the 11th grade and already taking eight college classes” – President Barack Obama Leslieanne John is a third-year student at P-TECH (Pathways in Technology Early College High School) who garnered the attention of President Barack Obama during his visit to the school last year.  She is an accomplished young lady who hopes to become a lawyer in the future.  For her summer break this year, she isRead more