IBM is a leading technology and business service provider with particular focus within the UK Further Education Sector for 2012. IBM looks to transform education to ensure successful outcomes for every student and create economic sustainability through supporting worker skills and innovation. Our mission is to support teaching and learning through technology, to transform the student experience, enable teacher brilliance and institutional success on a UK and global level. IBM can add value to the learner journey through its Academic Initiative resources, guest speakers and curriculum consultation as well as designing innovative solutions that change education delivery and college operability.
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The IBM UK Smarter Education Framework
Download our new solution brief
IBM Academic Initiative
Open standards, open source and IBM resources for academia
Swansea University gains insight into public health across Wales (PDF, 726KB)
Harnessing IBM high-performance computing and analytics technologies
King's College London - IBM Client Reference Video (US)
Medical researchers at the National Institute for Health Research and King's College London used IBM System x with IBM BNT RackSwitch G8124 10 Gigabit Ethernet to more quickly analyze, store and archive vast quantities of data.
Edinburgh’s Telford College boosts attendance monitoring (PDF, 1.6MB)
Supporting learner achievement with analytics technologies
IBM SmartCloud Virtualised Server Recovery
Improved server recovery reliability and shorter recovery time. Read more
View the public sector education case studies here.
Click here to go to the worldwide Education Web site.
Achieving an Exceptional Student Experience
Birmingham Metropolitan College creates “Classroom in the Cloud”
Utilising social learning to boost student engagement and transform college operability.
Exceptional Student Experience, a pillar of the IBM Smarter Education Framework. Read the new solution brief here. (PDF, 690KB)
Listen to the Achieving An Exceptional Student Experience webinar here (link resides outside of ibm.com)
IBM Classroom in the Cloud
Using social collaboration tools to improve the student experience. Learn more (PDF, 598.9KB)
IBM Student Relationship Management
Increasing student success rates through creating individual and tailored leraning experiences. Find out more (PDF, 800.3KB)
The IBM Global CMO Study
How are CMOs gearing marketing people, programs and processes to understand individuals and not just markets?
The Power of Cloud
Driving business model innovation.