Apple-IBM, the strange alliance between two old enemies
Enemy at the initial stage of the ‘war’ of the personal computer, Apple and IBM team up to turn the page and cooperate in the era furniture. Apple and IBM in fact reached an agreement to create apps for business and the sale of iPhones and iPads to corporate clients of IBM. The agreement shows that Apple points to expand the scope of the iPhone and the iPad to the world business, while IBM aims for mobile devices with its business software. Mobile First The new IBM solutions for iOS will be created from a unique collaboration aimed to capture the distinctive strengths of each company. This combination will arise app capable of transforming the way that companies and employees work with the iPhone and the iPad, thus allowing businesses to achieve new levels of efficiency, effectiveness and customer satisfaction, more quickly and easily than ever.
Under the exclusive agreement for IBM Mobile First iOS, IBM will sell ‘also iPhone and iPad devices with industry-specific solutions to its customers in the business world. IPhone and iPad are the best in the world and mobile devices have transformed the way people work with more than 98% of Fortune 500 companies and over 92% of Global 500 companies that use iOS devices,” says the ‘CEO of Apple, Tim Cook, Apple and stressing that a excellent opportunity to market. For the enterprise, and ‘a radical step and something that only Apple and IBM can offer.
The Mobility, together with the phenomena of the data and the cloud is transforming the world of business and our industry as a whole in a clear and substantial: allowing users to re-imagine the work, sectors and professions highlights the CEO of IBM, Ginni Rometty, stating that this alliance with Apple will exploit ‘this wave will bring positive and further innovations to our customers around the world, leveraging IBM’s leadership in areas such as analytic, cloud, software and services.