International Business Machines Corporation

International Business Machines Corporation

IBM or International Business Machines Corporation is one of the most important consulting and technology companies in the world. In fact, this international corporation is totally focused in the production and commercialization of hardware and software implements. In addition, this corporation provides consulting, hosting and infrastructure services for other companies that are involved in the computer industry. International Business Machines Corporation was established in 1911 with a different name. In the following years, the company made important businesses deals with several technology companies in the United States. In 1924, the company changed its original name to International Business Machine.

Without a doubt, 2011 was an exceptional year for IBM because the company was included in the prestigious Fortune 500 list and it was considered as one of the most profitable companies in the world because of its big annual revenues. In addition, The Forbes Magazine ranked this corporation in the 31th position among other important companies.

Until now, IBM has been employing almost 420,000 people approximately in more than 200 countries in the world. The employees of this company are also known as the IBMers.

Some of the big scientific contributions that the company made in the United Sates were the Watson Computing Laboratory which was established at Columbia University, and the Dynamic Access Memory which created by the IBM specialist Robert H. Dennard.

International Business Machines Corporation HeadQuarters

International Business Machines Corporation

Street: 1 New Orchard Road
City: Westchester
State: NY
Zip Code: 10504-1722

Contact Information

Phone: 914-499-1900
Stock Symbol: IBM

Company information

Profit: 14833000000$
Revenues: 99870000000$
Investment: 0$
Employees: 426751

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