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IBM CEO Arvind Krishna Keynotes IBM Think Gov Digital 2020

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 8:30pm

NEW YORK, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --IBM (NYSE: IBM ) CEOArvind Krishna delivered a keynote presentation at IBM's Think Gov 2020, a digital event,to more than 1,000 U.S. leaders, technologists, and developers from local, federal and state governments.

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  • NEW YORK, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --IBM (NYSE: IBM ) CEOArvind Krishna delivered a keynote presentation at IBM's Think Gov 2020, a digital event,to more than 1,000 U.S. leaders, technologists, and developers from local, federal and state governments.
  • Editor's Note: All quotes attributed to IBM CEO Arvind Krishna.
  • IBM CEO Arvind Krishna's Think Gov 2020 keynote available for view and download here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gBYlUkstfkM&feature=youtu.be
    At Think Gov 2020, a digital event, IBM and luminaries from across federal and U.S. state and local governments will discuss industry trends and innovations that have helped combat the challenges presented by COVID-19, and how they're accelerating recovery and digital transformation in its wake.
  • For more information, visit the IBM Think Gov 2020 Newsroom, newsroom.ibm.com/thinkgov .

Daimler Expands Relationship with IBM; Adopts IBM public cloud for its security capabilities

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

ARMONK, N.Y., July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Daimler announced thatthey have expanded their agreement and Daimler will implement an intelligent cloud solution and migrate its global after-sales portal to the IBM public cloud.

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  • ARMONK, N.Y., July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Daimler announced thatthey have expanded their agreement and Daimler will implement an intelligent cloud solution and migrate its global after-sales portal to the IBM public cloud.
  • Hosting its portal on IBM public cloud will help Daimler scale as needed and quickly introduce new offerings to help meet the needs of its users.
  • At the same time, the data will be transferred and stored in the IBM public cloud, which is protected by comprehensive security capabilities, such as IBM Hyper Protect Services, accommodating Daimler's highest requirements for the protection of sensitive data.
  • "As organizations redefine their operations by adopting public cloud, they're able to drive innovation and modernize their infrastructures,while still prioritizing security," said Howard Boville, Senior Vice President, IBM Cloud.

Daimler Expands Relationship with IBM; Adopts IBM public cloud for its security capabilities

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

ARMONK, New York, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Daimler announced thatthey have expanded their agreement and Daimler will implement an intelligent cloud solution and migrate its global after-sales portal to the IBM public cloud.

Key Points: 
  • ARMONK, New York, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Daimler announced thatthey have expanded their agreement and Daimler will implement an intelligent cloud solution and migrate its global after-sales portal to the IBM public cloud.
  • Hosting its portal on IBM public cloud will help Daimler scale as needed and quickly introduce new offerings to help meet the needs of its users.
  • At the same time, the data will be transferred and stored in the IBM public cloud, which is protected by comprehensive security capabilities, such as IBM Hyper Protect Services, accommodating Daimler's highest requirements for the protection of sensitive data.
  • "As organizations redefine their operations by adopting public cloud, they're able to drive innovation and modernize their infrastructures,while still prioritizing security," said Howard Boville, Senior Vice President, IBM Cloud.

BayCare Recognized as Top Health System

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:07am

CLEARWATER, Fla., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --BayCare Health System and several of its hospitals today were recognized for their excellence in clinical outcomes, operational efficiency, patient experience, and financial health.

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  • CLEARWATER, Fla., June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --BayCare Health System and several of its hospitals today were recognized for their excellence in clinical outcomes, operational efficiency, patient experience, and financial health.
  • The news comes from IBM Watson Health Health, which lists BayCare in the top 20 percent of large health systems in the country.
  • This is the second year in a row BayCare has been recognized with this honor.
  • The IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals Program's annual studies result in the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list,IBM Watson Health 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitalslist andIBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems list.

SecurityHQ, Formerly Known as Si Consult, Reveals New Brand Identity

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:05am

LONDON, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SecurityHQ , formerly known as Si Consult, the leading provider in managed security services, announced today the launch of their new brand identity, with a redesign of their logo and website.

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  • LONDON, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SecurityHQ , formerly known as Si Consult, the leading provider in managed security services, announced today the launch of their new brand identity, with a redesign of their logo and website.
  • The company has received global recognition for SecurityHQ, and became finalists for the IBM Beacon Awards for their security features.
  • Known by their clients, partners, employees, and audience for their services as SecurityHQ they have, therefore, made the decision, and taken significant steps to represent who they are as a company, by adopting SecurityHQ as their brand name.
  • "The only difference is what few people know us for as Si, now many will know us for as SecurityHQ."

SecurityHQ, Formerly Known as Si Consult, Reveals New Brand Identity

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:05am

LONDON, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SecurityHQ , formerly known as Si Consult, the leading provider in managed security services, announced today the launch of their new brand identity, with a redesign of their logo and website.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SecurityHQ , formerly known as Si Consult, the leading provider in managed security services, announced today the launch of their new brand identity, with a redesign of their logo and website.
  • The company has received global recognition for SecurityHQ, and became finalists for the IBM Beacon Awards for their security features.
  • Known by their clients, partners, employees, and audience for their services as SecurityHQ they have, therefore, made the decision, and taken significant steps to represent who they are as a company, by adopting SecurityHQ as their brand name.
  • "The only difference is what few people know us for as Si, now many will know us for as SecurityHQ."

IBM Systems Honors Logicalis US with Channel Excellence Award

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 3:55pm

NEW YORK, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Logicalis US has been named a 2020 IBM Systems North America Systems Channel Excellence Award winner.

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  • NEW YORK, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Logicalis US has been named a 2020 IBM Systems North America Systems Channel Excellence Award winner.
  • "At Logicalis, we are dedicated to working alongside longstanding partners like IBM Systems to be Architects of Change for our customers.
  • The IBM North America Systems Channel Excellence Awards recognize partners who demonstrate an outstanding storage solution achievement.
  • "As the North America Systems Ecosystem Leader, I am proud to award Logicalis US the North America Systems Channel Excellence Award for their double-digit growth in both Power and Storage in 2019," said Susan Martens, VP of IBM Ecosystems Sales and NA Systems.

IBM Watson Health Recognizes Top-Performing U.S. Hospitals and Health Systems

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:30am

The goal of the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals and IBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems lists is to identify top performing hospitals and health systems and deliver insights that may help healthcare organizations focus their improvement initiatives on achieving consistent, balanced and sustainable high performance.

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  • The goal of the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals and IBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems lists is to identify top performing hospitals and health systems and deliver insights that may help healthcare organizations focus their improvement initiatives on achieving consistent, balanced and sustainable high performance.
  • To determine the hospitals included on the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list, IBM Watson Health researchers evaluated 3,134 short-term, acute care, non-federal U.S. hospitals.
  • As compared to their peer health systems, the hospitals included on the IBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems list had better results on performance indicators intended to measure clinical outcomes, operational efficiency and patient experience.
  • To determine the hospitals included on the IBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems list, IBM Watson Health researchers evaluated 332 health systems and 2,492 hospitals that are members of health systems.

IBM Study: Security Response Planning on the Rise, But Containing Attacks Remains an Issue

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:00am

The global survey conducted by Ponemon Institute and sponsored by IBM Security found that respondents' security response efforts were hindered by the use of too many security tools, as well as a lack of specific playbooks for common attack types.

Key Points: 
  • The global survey conducted by Ponemon Institute and sponsored by IBM Security found that respondents' security response efforts were hindered by the use of too many security tools, as well as a lack of specific playbooks for common attack types.
  • Better Planning, Less Disruption: Companies with formal security response plans applied across the business were less likely to experience significant disruption as the result of a cyberattack.
  • "While more organizations are taking incident response planning seriously, preparing for cyberattacks isn't a one and done activity," saidWendi Whitmore, Vice President of IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence.
  • For more information, please check www.ibm.com/security , follow@ IBMSecurity on Twitter or visit the IBM Security Intelligenceblog .

Interloc Solutions (Interloc) is proud to announce ECCS as its newest partner for Mobile Informer!

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 3:00pm

FOLSOM, Calif., June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Interloc Solutions (Interloc) is proud to announce ECCS as its newest partner for Mobile Informer, further expanding Interloc's roster of international partners, and extending Mobile Informer's reach to new market verticals and geographies.

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  • FOLSOM, Calif., June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Interloc Solutions (Interloc) is proud to announce ECCS as its newest partner for Mobile Informer, further expanding Interloc's roster of international partners, and extending Mobile Informer's reach to new market verticals and geographies.
  • ECCS is an IBM Gold Business Partner and is also the only UK-based FSI Prime Technology Partner.
  • "We are excited to help ECCS extend their portfolio to support their customers' needs for mobile Maximo solutions."
  • 100% focused on IBM Maximo, Interloc provides innovative consulting services and true mobility across the enterprise with its Mobile Informer platform.