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IBM Eyeing the Gaming Market

I just got back from a great dinner put on by some of the IBM guys here in the Southeast. The aim of the dinner was to bring together CxOs of Atlanta-area video game and entertainment companies. I got a chance to share the PlayMotion story with my peers, but more importantly, I was able …

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IBM Buys ISS

Hot off the wire. ISS now joins Scientific Atlanta, Moxie Interactive, and a host of other Atlanta companies that have been gobbled up this year: — Atlanta — Information technology giant IBM has agreed to acquire Internet Security Systems (ISS), an Atlanta-based provider of information security technology, for $1.3 billion in cash. ISS software, appliances …

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Q4/2005: Tech Spending Uptick

According to IDC, corporate sales of computer servers was up 4.4% in 2005. Doesn’t sound like a lot until you realize that it represents a move from $49.1B in 2004 to $51.3B for 2005. That’s a nice bump. The usual suspects were in the mix (IBM, Dell, HP, et al). IBM remained ranked in the …

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