Category: Technology

Xero Mobile Software Helps SMBs on the Go

The accounting company Xero recently launched a cloud-based mobile package designed to help companies manage their finances while on the move. The software is available in the Apple App Store (for free) and is available for the iPhone and iPad. Xero is also available for BlackBerry, Androids and the Windows Phone. This software can help […]

Audi Selects IBM to Migrate SAP Infrastructure to Cloud

Optimization of SAP Infrastructure to result in better performance, low costs and high energy efficiency EHNINGEN, Germany, April 20, 2011 — Today IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced that Audi selected IBM to build a cloud environment for Audi’s SAP infrastructure to deliver higher performance, fast and flexible provisioning of SAP applications and capacities, lower infrastructure costs, […]


IQMS Releases an Automated VIN Generator Application for the Automotive Industry

Automation Group Develops Innovative ERP Application That Calculates Vehicle Attribute Requirements for Compliance with the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration’s Standards PASO ROBLES, Calif. (April 19, 2011) – IQMS, designer and developer of the manufacturing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, EnterpriseIQ, today announced the release of a new Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) Generator application that […]


Payment Company Selects IBM Mainframe to Support Key Business Operations

Payment Solution Providers Expects to Save up to 35% in IT costs with IBM System z and DB2 Software over HP servers with Oracle databases ARMONK, N.Y. and TORONTO, April 19, 2011 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Payment Solution Providers (PSP) is consolidating its entire IT infrastructure on the IBM System z® mainframe […]


IBM Honors the 25th Anniversary of High-Temperature Superconductivity

– IBM scientists, J. Georg Bednorz and K. Alex Muller, discovered the first successful high- temperature superconductor using a breakthrough ceramic material– In October 1987 they were awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics — just one year after its discovery– The discovery is today being ZURICH, April 18, 2011 — Twenty-five years ago IBM (NYSE: […]


New York State Recovers Millions of Dollars in Tax Debt With IBM Technology

Custom Packages ALBANY, N.Y., April 15, 2011 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the State of New York today announced that since IBM analytics technology was deployed in 2010 by the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance, the state has recovered $83 million in delinquent taxes.  This eight percent increase from 2009 is double […]


IBM Closes on Acquisition of TRIRIGA, Inc.

Accelerates Advanced Intelligence for Smarter Buildings Transformation ARMONK, N.Y., April 14, 2011 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of TRIRIGA, Inc., a privately-held company based in Las Vegas, Nevada. Financial terms were not disclosed. On March 22, IBM announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire […]


When Time Equals Money, IQMS Customers Save with Automated Sales Configuration Templates

Easily Create a Configurable Product Base that Offers Flexibility and Customization PASO ROBLES, Calif. (April 13, 2011) – IQMS, designer and developer of manufacturing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, today unveiled an enhanced customizable sales configuration module as part of their recent EnterpriseIQ 7.8.1 software release. No longer will manufacturers have to laboriously pre-construct static […]


IBM Signs Technology Services Agreement with The Hartford to Support Business Initiatives

IBM to deploy virtual desktop cloud technology for anytime, anywhere access for employees of The Hartford ARMONK, N.Y., April 13, 2011 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: HIG) announced today a new five-year technology services agreement to help The Hartford simplify and transform its technology infrastructure. The partnership is […]


IBM, Caltrans and UC Berkeley Aim to Help Commuters Avoid Congested Roadways Before their Trip Begins

First-of-a-Kind Collaboration to Analyze Real-Time Traffic Patterns and Individual Commuter Travel History to Forecast Faster and Safer Routes SAN JOSE, Calif., April 13, 2011 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new collaboration with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and California Center for Innovative Transportation (CCIT), a research institute at the University of California, […]