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2008-10-07 06:00:21

IBM has introduced a software-as-a-service social networking and business collaboration offering. It said Bluehouse includes collaboration tools for instant messaging, web conferencing, document sharing, profiles, and directories for business networking communities. Bluehouse is part of IBM's broader cloud computing initiative that includes an alliance with Google. Earlier this year, it announced plans to invest $400m to set up two data centers in the US and Japan. In March, it launched...

2008-10-06 09:00:22

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today launched a company-wide initiative that extends its traditional software delivery model toward a mix of on-premise and cloud computing applications with new software, services and technical resources for clients and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs). IBM's new cloud services can help businesses of all sizes more easily adopt cloud computing models to better manage data, lower operational costs and make collaboration easier. Businesses face a unique set of challenges...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.