IBM CEO On Hybrid Cloud: Microsoft and Amazon Likely Partners

IBM CEO Arvind Krishna says that Microsoft and Amazon will be partners with IBM on the hybrid cloud via their Red Hat technology platform.

Financial Network, Inc. Leaves Oracle In Favor Of MariaDB SkySQL

Financial services firm Financial Network, Inc. (FNI) is leaving Oracle’s platform in favor of MariaDB SkySQL.

Lenovo Will Begin Offering Fedora on ThinkPad Laptops

Lenovo has announced it will soon make Fedora Workstation available on its ThinkPad line of laptops.

Arvind Krishna Replaces Ginni Rometty As IBM CEO

After eight years as CEO of IBM, Ginni Rometty is stepping down and Arvind Krishna has been elected to replace her, according to a company press release. Rometty is the first woman to hold the top position at IBM and…

Investors Growing Impatient With IBM’s Cloud Strategy, Want Results

CNN is reporting that investors are growing increasingly restless with IBM’s cloud strategy and are anxious to see results. IBM may be one of the most trusted names in the tech industry, with a history going back decades, but that…

IBM CEO: We Will Be Number One in Hybrid Cloud

“All of us know the big job is how to manage it, access controls, security, know what data is where, and how much data you want flowing,” says IBM CEO Ginni Rometty. “We will be number one in what the world calls hybrid cloud.”

Box CEO Sees the Underlying Value of Box Increasing Because of IBM-Red Hat Deal

Box CEO Aaron Levie says that the IBM-Red Hat Deal showed what the underlying value of incumbent technology companies like Salesforce, ServiceNow, and “hopefully Box” is potentially worth.

IBM CEO: Red Hat Purchase is About Resetting the Cloud Landscape

IBM’s $33 billion all-cash deal for Red Hat is expected to literally reset the cloud landscape says IBM CEO Ginni Rometty. “This now changes the cloud battle to open, which is what we both are together, to proprietary. This allows them to move mission-critical work safely and securely,” said Rometty.

Microsoft and Red Hat Team Up to Offer OpenShift on Azure

Microsoft and Red Hat have announced their collaboration in offering the first jointly managed OpenShift on Azure, the former’s public cloud. At the Red Hat Summit that opened on Tuesday, the teamup will allow enterprise developers to run container-based applications…

Microsoft Now Lets You Deploy Red Hat Enterprise Linux Instances From Azure Marketplace

Microsoft announced some new options for Azure, including that starting now, you can deploy Red Hat Enterprise Linux instances from the Azure Marketplace. Microsoft announced a partnership with Red Hat back in November, and this is Microsoft delivering on that…