Over the past year or so, IBM has been revamping its Systems and Technology Group (STG) organization in a major way.
We see those changes reflected in a major way with IBM's Power systems announcement Wednesday at its COMMON User Group Conference in Nashville.
Two aspects of the STG reorg are of particular interest here.
The first is the customer aspect. This announcement reflects its venue; COMMON is IBM's midrange user group--which at IBM historically more or less equated to System i (and its iSeries and AS/400 predecessors). However, this announcement pulls in multiple product threads--including blades. … Read more