What do will.i.am and IBM have in frequent? Because it seems, rather a lot.
Like IBM, the entrepreneur, musician, and philanthropist has made a major mark on the expertise business. In his function as a futurist, will.i.am helped firms like Apple and Deutsche Telekom. He additionally shares IBM’s dedication to empowering the subsequent era of tech leaders, through his i.am/Angel Basis, funding STEAM training and robotics packages for 12,000 college students from deprived backgrounds.
What on the floor could seem an unlikely mixture, will.i.am and IBM teamed up on Focus Your Ideas (FYI) to empower the subsequent era of creators. Working on IBM Cloud, the appliance is engineered to encourage and empower artists, creators, and innovators to collaborate seamlessly, with all the pieces from messaging to excessive decision file sharing and calendaring multi functional place.
FYI breaks the mould of collaboration platforms with its deal with creator safety. Enabled by IBM expertise, FYI harnesses cryptography strategies like ECDHE and ECDSA to secured messages and initiatives from finish to finish. It additionally offers detailed traceability of contributions—each file added, each chat despatched — making it clear the place credit score is due all through the inventive change.
“IBM supported FYI from the start, combining their expertise in trusted computing with FYI’s creativity and collaboration instruments. IBM is the perfect companion to staff with FYI to characterize the imaginative and prescient we now have to supply trusted and secured collaboration instruments for creatives in every single place,” commented will.i.am.
FYI will even start working with IBM iX, the expertise design companion inside IBM Consulting, to empower the creation of remarkable experiences for FYI’s customers.
At the moment at THINK, will.i.am and IBM SVP of Advertising and Chief Communications Officer Jonathan Adashek will focus on the philosophical synergies that introduced them collectively and the way the FYI platform is evolving with new IBM enhancements to assist creators maximize the productiveness of their collaborative efforts.
For extra data, go to www.ibm.com/consulting and www.fyi.ai.
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