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McAfee, IBM join forces for global open source cybersecurity initiative

Tech Republic Security

IBM, McAfee and international consortium OASIS are coming together to offer the world a way to develop open source security technologies

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Russia Weighs Replacing IBM, Microsoft With Open-Source Software

Data Center Knowledge

Duma is drafting a bill to restrict government agencies from buying licensed software, giving preference to open-source software. Europe Government IBM Microsoft Oracle TechnologyRead More.

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Why Open Source Is Really Disrupting Enterprise Software

Forrester IT

I had an epiphany today about a major reason open source is disrupting enterprise software. In the open source model, the code is, well.open source. Cool, talented open source developers don't generally want to work for big, stoggie software vendors. Furthermore, customers bought into open source to avoid vendor lock in, so buying for the customers is not all that attractive either.

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IBM z16: A mainframe designed for AI, hybrid cloud, security and open source

Network World

Today’s announcement of IBM’s new z16 mainframes promises a system that caters to enterprise needs that include support for AI, security, hybrid cloud, and open source efforts well into the future.

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The Linux Foundation announces collective to enhance open source software security

Tech Republic Security

The newly formed Open Source Security Foundation includes titans in technology such as Google, Intel, Microsoft, IBM, and more

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IBM rolls out CodeFlare, an open-source framework for machine learning apps

Tech Republic Cloud

The goal is to simplify the integration and scaling of big data and AI workflows onto the hybrid cloud, the company said

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IBM’s Power-ful open source gift: China wins big, and these are the losers

CTOvision

At the Linux Foundation’s Open Source Summit in San Diego, IBM announced it would open-source key technologies in its Power processor. based technology giant also revealed it would open-source reference designs for the Open Coherent Accelerator Processor Interface and Open Memory Interface, which the company described as architecture-agnostic technologies to maximize memory bandwidth […].

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what every open source project needs

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In the last few years open source has transformed the software industry. From Android to Wikipedia, open source is everywhere, but how does one succeed in it? While open source projects come in all shapes and sizes and all forms of governance, no matter what kind of project you’re a part of, there are a set of fundamentals that lead to success. What Every Successful Open Source Project Needs. Open Source is taking over the world.

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IBM and Snyk: Developers must lead the charge on cybersecurity

Tech Republic Security

IBM developer advocate and the founder of Snyk talk about changing the way developers think about cybersecurity. The post IBM and Snyk: Developers must lead the charge on cybersecurity appeared first on TechRepublic. Developer Open source Security

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IBM open-sources AI for optimizing satellite communications and predicting space debris trajectories

Venture Beast

IBM has open-sourced projects designed to help optimize small satellite communications and predict the trajectories of space junk. Read More.

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Open-sourced Technology Levels the Playing Field Between Tech Giants and Startups

CTOvision

The contest between proprietary technology and open source has been ongoing for a decade.Today, some of the most premium technology is open-sourced and free. Even Google's highly prized Borg software is becoming open-sourced. After Google bowed to the pressure to make Borg an open source technology it’s safe to say open source is winning the tussle. Government push for open source software.

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IBM Launches Linux Mainframes, Open Sources Mainframe Software

Data Center Knowledge

Unveils Open Mainframe Project as part of Linux Foundation at LinuxCon Read More. Enterprise IBM

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IBM's new platform readies open source databases for private cloud

Tech Republic Data Center

IBM launched a new Database as a Service (DBaaS) toolkit for its Power Systems that's optimized for use with major open source database services

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IBM’s CodeFlare automates AI model development

Venture Beast

IBM's CodeFlare framework is designed to help manage AI and machine learning pipelines in hybrid cloud environments. Read More.

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IBM makes Python distribution platform Anaconda generally available for Linux

Venture Beast

IBM today announced that the Python distribution platform Anaconda is now available for IBM Z and IBM LinuxONE customers. Read More.

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Enterprise Security Vendors Need An Infusion Of Open Source Culture

Forrester's Customer Insights

This week, I attended IBM’s fifth annual Security Summit in New York City, an exclusive event for a who’s who of IBM’s security customers. age of the customer security & risk collaboration innovation open source Security & Risk

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IBM upgrades web accessibility tool for finding and fixing issues

Venture Beast

IBM has updated its open source web Accessibility Checker tool to make it easier to find and fix accessibility issues. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page Accessibility Checker category-/Computers & Electronics/Software IBM Open source

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IBM donates machine learning tooling to enable ‘responsible’ AI

CTOvision

IBM Corp. is donating three open-source artificial intelligence development toolkits to LF AI, an organization within the Linux Foundation that maintains open-source machine learning tools. The LF AI Technical Advisory Committee […].

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How do you get developers to embrace building security into their apps? IBM and Snyk have an answer

Tech Republic Security

IBM and Snyk have an answer appeared first on TechRepublic. Developer Open source Security

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IBM, Grillo, and the Linux Foundation partner on early earthquake detection systems

Venture Beast

IBM, the Linux Foundation, and Grillo have launched an initiative -- OpenEEW -- to promote the deployment of early earthquake detection systems. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Mobile ai artificial intelligence Grillo IBM Linux Foundation machine learning Open source software

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White House hosts tech summit to discuss open-source security after Log4j

The Verge

The White House will meet with leaders of major tech companies including Apple, Google, Amazon, Meta, IBM, and Microsoft on Thursday to discuss the security of open-source software. GitHub and the Linux Open Source Foundation will also be represented.

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IBM Bets On Open Source To Hyperaccelerate HCI And Hybrid Cloud Adoption

Forrester's Customer Insights

Today, IBM announced its new IBM Spectrum Fusion product, first as a scale-out hardware product, but with a roadmap for a software defined storage (SDS) solution.

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IBM’s CodeNet dataset aims to train AI to tackle programming challenges

Venture Beast

IBM's Project CodeNet is an effort to spur the development of AI systems that can tackle programming challenges. Read More.

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IBM, Microsoft, Red Hat Join Google’s Open Source Container Management Project Kubernetes

Data Center Knowledge

Docker container management system gets support from the IT big league as well as a group of leading startups Read More. Google

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IBM Watson gets a big data boost with open source CognizeR extension

Tech Republic Big Data

IBM Watson and Columbus Collaboratory recently partnered on CognizeR, an open-source R extension that lets data scientists using R more easily use Watson tools

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IBM releases Qiskit modules that use quantum computers to improve machine learning

Venture Beast

IBM is releasing Qiskit Machine Learning, a new application module that's part of its open source quantum software. Read More.

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Linux Foundation unveils new permissive license for open data collaboration

Venture Beast

The Linux Foundation has announced a new permissive license designed to help foster collaboration around open data for AI projects. Read More.

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IBM Makes Huge Apache Spark Commitment

Data Center Knowledge

IBM believes Spark is the most significant open source project of the next decade. Big Data Featured IBMIt's backing the statement up by committing thousands of researchers and donating machine learning technology to Apache Spark. Read More.

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Red Hat Acquisition Gives IBM A Much-Needed Booster Shot Of Open Source And Cloud DNA

Forrester's Customer Insights

Yesterday, IBM announced its intention to purchase Red Hat for $34B. Assuming a successful transaction, this acquisition blends hybrid cloud and open source synergies: Both companies target hybrid cloud from different angles; Red Hat provides a compelling middleware environment with OpenStack, while IBM supports enterprise customers with monolithic and even mainframe support in its cloud […].

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Your car is about to go open source

Galido

Having an open-source IVI operating system would create a reusable platform consisting of core services, middleware and open application layer interfaces that eliminate the redundant efforts to create separate proprietary systems. By developing an open-source platform, carmakers can share upgrades as they arrive. BMW has announced plans for IVI based on the open-source platform, and Ford has developed SmartDeviceLink.

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IBM Research releases differential privacy library that works with machine learning

Tech Republic Security

The open-source repository is unique in that most tasks can be run with only a single line of code, according to the company

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IBM Gives $1 Billion Boost To Linux on Power Systems

Data Center Knowledge

IBM continues to reinvigorate its line of Power Systems servers, with plans for a $1 billion investment in new Linux and open source technologies for Power Systems. IBM linux

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IBM expands the role of its hybrid-cloud security package

Network World

IBM is expanding the role of its security-software package for hybrid-cloud deployments by improving the gathering of security data collected within customer networks and drawing on third-party threat-intelligence feeds, among other upgrades.

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The IBM Press Release on Spark That Every Tech Leader Should Read

CTOvision

IBM just announced a major new push around Apache Spark. You know Spark, the free and open source complement to Apache Hadoop that gives enterprises better ability to field fast, unified applications that combine multiple workloads, including streaming over all your data. But Spark is also open source where large teams of developers are contributing to continuously improve the capability. IBM has been a decades long leader in open source innovation.

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- Microsoft vs Open Source

Chief Seattle Greek Blog

In this environment, it sure is tempting to chuck Microsoft’s Office and web products and their complicated Enterprise and Select Agreements in favor of open source equivalents. Microsoft’s licensing costs are a large part of our budget, as are the maintenance and licensing costs we pay to Oracle, IBM, ESRI, and many other vendors. And the software for open source is on the web and freely available for such hackers to view!

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IBM and startup Grillo seek to bring low-cost, early-warning earthquake detection devices to Puerto Rico

Tech Republic Cloud

With the backing of the Clinton Global Initiative, the partners are calling on the open-source community to help the Caribbean island implement economically friendly EEW systems

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Open-source oriented RISELab emerges at UC Berkeley to make apps smarter & more secure

Network World

The RISELab (Real-time Intelligence with Secure Execution) is backed by a slew of big name tech and financial firms: Amazon Web Services, Ant Financial, Capital One, Ericsson, GE Digital, Google, Huawei, Intel, IBM, Microsoft and VMWare. UC Berkeley on Monday launched a five-year research collaborative dubbed RISELab that will focus on enabling apps and machines that can interact with the environment around them securely and in real-time.

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Identity Relationship Management Market to Exceed $50 Billion by 2020

CTOvision

Oracle, IBM and CA are the legacy vendors when it comes to identity” said Scott McNealy, co-founder and former CEO of Sun Microsystems and advisor/investor to ForgeRock. Oracle missed a big opportunity to take advantage of the Sun open source platform and CA and IBM have not opened up their identity platforms to compete in the modern era of open, interoperable software. ForgeRock Open Identity Stack ( [link] ).

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IBM aims at hybrid cloud, enterprise security

Network World

IBM is taking aim at the challenging concept of securely locking-down company applications and data spread across multiple private and public clouds and on-premises locations.

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Google and Hortonworks Team Up: HDP Now Part of Google Cloud

CTOvision

An Open Microsoft: Azure HDInsight Available for Linux (windowsitpro.com). IBM makes big data push (channeleye.co.uk). Big Data Companies Cloud Computing Companies CTO Ambari Apache Apache Ambari Apache Hadoop Apache License bdutil Big Data cloud GitHub Google Google Cloud Google Compute Engine Google Storage Hadoop Hortonworks MapR Open Source By Charles Hall. Hortonworks'' Hadoop Data Platform (HDP) is now a supported feature on Google Cloud.

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IBM will spin off legacy business to focus on cloud and AI services

The Verge

IBM is splitting into two public companies, with a spin-off handling the firm’s legacy IT infrastructure work, allowing IBM to focus on new high-margin businesses, particularly cloud services and AI. Krishna took the reins of IBM in April 2020 after working on its $34 billion acquisition of open source software firm Red Hat from 2018 onwards. Red Hat’s software is key to IBM’s new hybrid cloud offerings. Image: IBM.

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The Open Cloud

Eric D. Brown

One of the areas that is receiving a lot of interest from friends and clients is the idea of using the open cloud for projects. There are many misconceptions of the open cloud. For one, people hear the word “open” and immediately think it’s not secure, which is as far from the truth as it can be. Additionally, the open cloud approach allows for interoperability between disparate organizations, which can play a huge role in organizations that need to work together.

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IBM, Pivotal Team to Boost CloudFoundry » Data Center Knowledge

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Computing » IBM. IBM, Pivotal Team to Boost CloudFoundry. IBM, Pivotal Team to Boost CloudFoundry. Continuing to sharpen its focus on enterprise cloud computing, IBM is joining forces with Pivotal to support CloudFoundry, the versatile platform as a service (PaaS) framework that allows developers to build applications that can run on multiple clouds. IBM Pledges Full Support for CloudFoundry. IBM is a governance shop. About DCK. Advertise.

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