- IBM has undergone transitions in the past and these transitions are usually traumatic. The present paradigm shift towards the Cloud promises the same sort of trauma for Big Blue.
- Cloud-based computing will have an effect on the three main parts of IBM’s business: hardware, consulting, and software. We investigate the economic effects on each in this article.
- IBM’s financial engineering has come under critical scrutiny. One graph has allowed this author to come to peace with IBM’s prodigious leverage.