IBM adds more cloud to mix

IBM logoBig Blue has opened a new cloud centre in Bangalore and has added a bunch of additional services to its cloud portfolio.

It is aiming at the retail market that lets shops target customers using big data.

It has also introduced what it calls “personalised learning” – a package that is aimed at corporations that need to train up people.

And it has introduced a service it calls “insights for a connected world” – a platform that is aimed at the internet of things and which churns data from many sources into analytics that can be sold on or improve businesses from inside.

IBM said it now has over 20 different answers for different businesses from vertical markets to business functions.

The Bangalore centre is intended to let IBM’s customers and partners work together with its own consultants to personalise the different industry platforms it sells.