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Announcing IBM integration capabilities for blockchain

Everyone loves making year-end predictions, and this one was a popular pick from last year: blockchain would disrupt everything in 2017, including integration. Those making that claim are right on the money. Blockchain—a shared, immutable ledger for recording the history of transactions—needs the most secure integration right now. Here’s why.

Video: Ex-CIO's Advice On What The Channel Can Do For The Midmarket

What can solution providers do for midmarket IT organizations?

Take it from someone who has sat in the CIO's chair. Larry Bonfante, formerly the CIO of the United States Tennis Association, has decades of leadership experience in midmarket and Fortune 500 companies. Today, as an executive coach with CIO Bench Coach, he consults to current CIOs, other director- and VP-level IT executives, and executives in other business disciplines.

CRN honors six IBM executives in its 2017 Women of the Channel list

This week, CRN published its annual Women of the Channel list, and I’m proud to say that six of the honorees are from the IBM Global Business Partners organization. Two of our leaders were also named to the Power 100 list, an elite subset of the prestigious annual Women of the Channel list.