Stockholders clearly want to see more, and while Red Hat is leading the way, the rest of the company continues to lag, and investors aren’t happy. Unhappy... — read more
Josh Brown tells sportcaster Al Michaels what to do with IBM https://www.cnbc.com/video/2021/10/21/josh-brown-tells-sportscaster-al-michaels-what-to-do-with-ibm.html Listen to these guys. Its over!
IBM misses estimates: Yahoo! Finance analysts Brian Cheung, Julie Hyman and Brian Sozzi https://finance.yahoo.com/video/crocs-record-q3-revenues-ibm-153935479.html
As I consider to join IBM. How is the Bonus for engineers typically in the last few years? What is the typical range recently like % or salary for engineers? I realize that this is a lay-off site. But any comments would be most welcome. More like... — read more
I have been listening to IBM's earnings release conference calls for over 20 years. Toni's questions have been the best and his calls have probably been the most accurate over the years. His questioning and tone have never been worse. IBM has been... — read more
You know people on the BOD are talking about what it will cost to get Jim Whitehurst back to save the sinking of the IBM Titanic. How much would they payout? Would they get on their knees and beg for him to come back? It's the only card they have... — read more
Another exec. jumps ship because he sees the writing on the wall for Storage. . . https://blocksandfiles.com/2021/10/20/infinidat-hires-eric-herzog-away-from-ibm-as-its-chief-marketing-honcho/
“With a competitive labor market, this is putting some pressure on our labor costs, including higher acquisition and retention costs, which is not yet reflected in our current pricing,” said Jim Kavanaugh, IBM’s finance chief. “We expect to... — read more
IBM doesn't seem to have much interest in accelerating the organic growth?
he has not done anything different compared to previous 2 ceos. Example : not cut middle management, not raise developer pay, still focusing on buying companies instead of inhouse development. wasted huge amounts of time separating gts, i think... — read more
Volta joins a line-up of other companies that IBM has recently bought, including Accanto, Instana, Turbonomic and, most famously, Red Hat, acquired for $34 billion in... — read more
what's the feeling out there?? good results, bad results or just financial engineering again? I'm going for Financial engineering - which will show small growth..
Amazon Web Services plans to design more of its own semiconductors, CEO says. https://www.cnbc.com/2021/10/15/amazon-web-services-plans-to-design-more-of-its-own-semiconductors-ceo.html
Interesting. . . https://www.facebook.com/alliancemember/posts/2116529688485004
Is IBM just going to ignore them and let deadlines come?
Go Jim Go! This maybe better than the Dallas vs Patriots game... 2022 is going to be one he-l of a year with a 1B restructuring in Q1! ... — read more
Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty, who has a neutral rating and a $164 price target, said the spinoff has given her in-line-to-below expectations for the report given the changes IBM outlined. “Ahead of the separation, IBM now has to... — read more
Why do we have so many non-technical stsms and DEs? Who lets these guys go up the technical ladder with so little knowledge and so disconnected from the reality of today's technology? Is it mostly a political game? Don't get me wrong, there are... — read more
Your old pal Deep Throat here again. I’d like to explain the title to this short memo, and a hot topic for me personally. Recently IBM posted this: "In 2020, the company achieved its goal of hiring 2,000 veterans, 11 months in advance of... — read more
So when it comes to pay, no problem violating the contractual terms. But when it comes to vaccine mandates. . . https://www.mbtmag.com/home/news/21759440/ibm-to-pay-350000-over-pay-discrimination
https://www.forbes.com/lists/worlds-best-employers Number 2! Wow!!!
Is it unreasonable to ask someone from PT timezone to follow ET hours for 1 month during critical phase of the project? To be specific... starting 9AM ET. Work day typically gets over at 6p ET or sooner sometimes, and this person makes it such a... — read more
Several times it's been mentioned $3.5 billion or whatever set aside for restructure and layoffs, yet, it's Mid-Oct and we haven't heard of any 30K people cut or whatever the # was predicted. Starting to think it's all fake news. I still see fluffy... — read more
More layoffs in the short to medium terms for IBMers... https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/arvind-krishna-ibm-dead-serious-about-partner-push-upcoming-growth-has-got-to-be-through-channel
Now we know where Picciano wound-up. https://www.accesswire.com/666898/CognitiveScale-Names-AI-Industry-Veteran-Robert-J-Picciano-New-Chief-Executive-Officer
Appears Big Bleu will get a wedge of this cheese wheel -- https://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-return-of-jedi-sequel-to-military-cloud-contract-will-be-much-more-complex-11633640142
Does anyone else hear the absolute desperation? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWegrh66zp4
The amount of threads where people virtue rage and tell posters to report their bosses to HR, with only the most minimal context, truly continues to baffle me. You all know nothing except 1 side of the story, and that briefly told. How many times... — read more
Email from the CEO: S. IBMers, It has now been more than 18 months since the onset of COVID-19. While the pandemic continues to evolve around the world, the health and safety of our employees, clients and partners remains our top priority. — read more
US employees are now required to be vaccinated to work at IBM. Thoughts…
Anyone knows if anything will happen to Tivoli and Tivoli products? With the many recent acquisitions (Instana, Turbonomics and the likes) and looks like Tivoli is slowly becoming obsolete. Is that another part that will be sold off which means that... — read more
Talent Acquisition Partner (Poland) - https://ibm.co/3ixe0Ap Talent Acquisition Partner (Romania) -https://ibm.co/2ZJq4b9 Talent Acquisition Partner (Hungary) - https://ibm.co/3D6fKbN Hmmmm. . . Big Bleu looking to ramp-up headcount in low... — read more
https://www.fool.com/investing/2021/10/05/things-investors-must-know-ibm-kyndryl-spin-off/ "Key Points + IBM will spin off its managed infrastructure services unit as Kyndryl by the end of the year. + Kyndryl’s standalone financials look... — read more
IBM Spills Details on Kyndryl Spinoff. What You Need to Know Source / paywalled: Barron's https://www.barrons.com/articles/ibm-spills-details-on-kyndryl-spinoff-what-you-need-to-know-51632922986 Paywall removed: https://archive.is/9wFVb — read more
What are you thinking? All those mainframe refreshes are coming to a slowdown this quarter and we’ll feel it.
They lost their employees.