IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems - July 2015 - (Page 35)

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems - July 2015

Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: Cheering for improvements
IBM Perspective: Three ways to deliver data insights to the waitless world
Techbits: Serving seniors
Case Study: Child's Play: Scandinavian House uses cloud to improve services for both itself and its customers
Cover Story: Immediate Information, Immediate Advantage: Together NTT DATA, SAP and IBM bring native SAP HANA capabilities to Power Systems
Feature: Pure Power: New IBM converged infrastructure system saves time and resources
Tech Showcase: Businesses must look at data's big picture to take advantage of analytics
Trends: Don't underestimate the importance of good project management
R&D: IBM Research is working to speed the airport screening process with safer technology
Solutions: DR FlashCopy, CENTRAL, GoDrive by GoAnywhere, Maxava HA, Unified SCM Workflow, Push4Servers, TD/OMS 7
Snapshot: Lisa Bock
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Power Systems
2015 Power Systems Solution Edition Product Index

IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems - July 2015