IBM

Summary

Operating Income
17604000000.0 (2006-12-31, US$)
10418000000.0 (2008, US$)
Industry
Number of employees
386,558 (2008)
Employees and other personnel
Senior Analyst (Patrick Tufts, 1995, 1998-09)
Worldwide Personal Systems Group Program Director (Timothy Eades)
Revenue
91424000000.0 (2006-12-31, US$)
87548000000.0 (2000, US$)
7,197,300,000 (1970, US$)
Headquarters
1 NEW ORCHARD ROAD (Armonk, 94,710, New York)
Date founded
1889
 

Business Operation

Competitive space
Cash
12741000000.0 (2008-12-31, US$)
Retained Earnings
70353000000.0 (2008-12-31, US$)
Net profit
10418000000.0 (2007-12-31, US$)
7,712,000,000 (2000, US$)
933,900,000 (1970, US$)
Total Assets
109,524,000,000 (2008-12-31, US$)
 

Architectural structure owner

Structures Owned
 

Programming Language Designer

Languages Designed
 

Sponsor

Sponsorship
Fiesta Bowl (1993, 1995)
? (1985, 2010)
 

Competitor

Competitions won
 

Issuer

Issue
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Customer

Supplier
 

UoA Vendor

provides Application
UoA Category
 

Typeface Foundry

Typefaces
 

Venture Investor

Venture Investments
 

Organization founder

Organizations founded
 

Operating System Developer

Operating Systems Developed
 

Organization partnership

Members
 

Academic institution

Visiting scholars, fellows, etc.
Research Staff Member (Oktie Hassanzadeh, 2011-12-12, 2012-02-06T23:14:31Z)
 

Conference sponsor

Conferences
 

Processor Manufacturer

Processors Manufactured
 

Website Owner

Websites owned new
Websites Owned
 

Profession

People With This Profession
 

Ranked item

Appears in ranked lists
Fortune 1000 (14, 2009)
Fortune 1000 (15, 2008)
Fortune 1000 (10, 2006)
 

Organization

Child
Slogan
Innovation That Matters
Think
What Makes You Special?
Legal structure
Publicly listed company
Leadership
? (Robert C. Weber, Senior Vice President, 2009)
? (Jon C. Iwata, Senior Vice President, 2009)
Chief Executive Officer (Virginia M. Rometty, President and CEO, 2009, 2012-01-01)
Place founded
Organizations acquired
Phone number
Founders
Board members
Chair, Directors and Corporate Governance Committe (1995, Cathleen Black)
? (2004, Joan E. Spero)
 

Programming Language Developer

Programming Languages Developed
 

KWTopic

Has sentences
In 1914 Thomas J Watson was appointed general manager of the Computing- Tabulating-Recording Company (he came from the National Cash Register Company and was hired for his sales and management skills). (Details)
IBM had its genesis in the merging of three companies to form the Computing- Tabulating-Recording Company in 1911. (Details)
One of those three companies was the Tabulating-Machine Company set up by ^started under Hollerith^. (Details)
Disciplines
computers
information technology
business
Connections to
james powers rival was ibm (James Powers)
j. presper eckert rival was ibm (J. Presper Eckert)
herman hollerith company became ibm (Herman Hollerith)
john william mauchly influenced ibm (John Mauchly, influenced)
KWType
Artefact
Assessment
Manufacturer of business machines and one of the largest industrial corporations in the world.
Category
business and industry
 

RFID Company

Location
 

Award Winner

Awards Won
MacRobert Award (2004, WebSphere MQ)
 

Video Game Developer

Games Developed
 

Award Presenting Organization

Award categories presented
 

Inventor

Inventions
 

Software Developer

Software
 

Computer Manufacturer/Brand

Computer Models
Computer Lines
 

Video Game Publisher

Game Versions Published
Games Published
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