IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems - May 2014 - (Page Intro)

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems - May 2014

Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: Announcement time
IBM Perspective: Open innovation puts data to work
Techbits: Calling Ugandan government
Partner PoV: Server virtualization means higher utilization and lower costs
Case Study: Moving Forward: MOL Transportation Solutions rewrites its core ERP application to deliver a modern environment for its users
Cover Story: Changing the Game: IBM team announces POWER8 and unveils a new strategy
Feature: Removing Boundaries: IBM i 7.2 provides new capabilities to help enterprises flourish
R&D: IBM Research predicts what will happen in the personal space to improve life experiences
Solutions: WebSmart 10.1; Double-Take for AIX 4.1; SystemScan AIX; UBD Synch; GoAnywhere Services 3.4; Robot/SCHEDULE Enterprise; Compleo Print Manager; OneConnect OCe14000; Storage Direct 4.2
Snapshot: Craig Sutton
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Power Systems
Special Report: IBM Global Training
Lansa Review
2014 Power Systems Solution Edition Product Index

IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems - May 2014