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Dashboard News to use IBM researcher Michael Barborak works on a collaborative learning and training tool utilizing Watson technology for Cleveland Clinic medical students. TALK TO YOUR HAND Navigating a mobile phone while wearing gloves can be tricky. But the Italian firm hi-Fun now offers Bluetooth gloves so you can take a call without fumbling for your phone. With hi-Call gloves, you listen through a speaker in the thumb and speak into the pinky—though one drawback might be passers-by PHOTO: IBM FROM ‘JEOPARDY!’ TO MED SCHOOL mistakenly thinking you’re pretending your hand is a phone. SOURCE: HI-FUN Cleveland Clinic and IBM have teamed up to advance Watson technology’s use in medical training. In the collaboration, IBM researchers will work with the academic medical center’s clinicians, faculty and students to enhance Watson’s capability to better enable healthcare decision makers. IBM and Cleveland Clinic officials expect the partnership to improve medical students’ skills in diagnosing and treating maladies while continuing Watson’s development in the healthcare field. SOURCE: IBM Asia-Pacific Leads Mobile Trend USE OF MOBILE PHONE TO ACCESS SOCIAL NETWORKING WEBSITES (%) 59 48 47 Nearly half of the people who use social media worldwide are doing so with a mobile device, according to the “State of Social Media Report” 36 33 from the Nielsen research firm. Asia-Pacific nations lead the way with 33 59 percent of their Twitter and Facebook users going mobile. That far outpaces Europe and North America, where the figures Af 8 FEBRUARY 2013 ic a pe er ro t in Am Eu La SOURCE: NIELSEN ac ifi c r i c Mid a , dl Pa e E k i as No s t a t , r th n Am er ic a ia -P ob As Gl percent, respectively. Among Asia-Pacific countries, the leading nations are Singapore (70 percent), Indonesia (65 percent) and China (64 percent). al are 33 and 36

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems Edition - February 2013

Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: How's Your Resolve?
Dashboard: From "Jeopardy!" to Med School; Asia-Pacific Leads Mobile Trend; Talk to Your Hand
Case Study: Wired For the Future: Procuro modernizes its systems from back to front
Cover Story: The Plus in Power: IBM delivers POWER7+ advantages to more clients
Feature: A Powerful Value Proposition: The Power roadmap guides the platform as it strives to provide competitive advantage for clients
Next: IBM Researchers Use Sandcastle Mechanics to Improve Heat Dissipation in Stacked Chips
Solutions: ARP-SFTP; Accelerator for .NET 3.7; Change Tracker; SSO stat!; Attachmate Reflection 2011 R3; maxView; WebReport/i 12.03
Advertisers Index
Snapshot: Leroux's Tahitian Dream
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Power Systems
2013 Power Systems Buyer's Guide Index

IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems Edition - February 2013