A: Not WebSphere.
While IBM is quietly building a grid for protein folding and game playing, with Microsoft and Sony shipping the boxes, Software Group doesn’t have an equivalent mass distribution strategy in place. This is not to criticize current marketing initiatives, which are focused on a very different problem. But SWG needs to come up with its own Cell Processor because ubiquity wins. Software Group needs to get its feet wet.
disclosures: IBM Software Group and Systems and technology Group’s are clients. Microsoft is, but not on the XBOX side.