"Tivoli had another terrific quarter in all 3 market segments, and grew 18 percent intotal. Enterprise Asset Management within the systems management portfoliogrew double digits. This continues to be a critical component of IBM’s SmarterPlanet solutions. In Security software we had strength across the portfolio and inall geographies."
Of particular interest for this blog is the continued strength of the storage software portfolio:
"Our Tivoli storage products also continue to perform very well,growing double digits and gaining share. As an example, XIV software, whichprovides ease of use and lower total cost of ownership, more than doubled. AndTivoli Storage Manager grew 10 percent this quarter, driven by its market leading
data reduction capabilities and related cost benefits."
Congrats to the team for their continued success ... looking forward to 2H 2010!