Evolution of the company
IBM, is an American multinational
technology and consulting corporation
headquartered in Armonk, New York,
It offers infrastructure and consulting
The company was founded in
june, 16 1911 by “Charles
Ranlett Flint “ as the
Recording Company (CTR)
through a merger of three
(a)The Tabulating Machine
(b) The International Time
(c) And The Computing Scale
The Tabulating Machine Company
(1880’s origin in
The International Time Recording
George Winthrop Fairchild
The Computing Scale company
In 1891, Edward Canby and
Orange O. Ozias, two
businessmen from Dayton,
Thomas J. Watson, Sr.
National Cash Register
Company to lead the
company in 1914.
His favorite slogan, "THINK", became a
for C-T-R's employees, and within 11 months of
joining C-T-R, Watson became General manager of
CTR in 1914 and president in 1915.
CTR adopted the name International Business
Machines in 1924.
Mrs. Virginia M. Ginni Rometty
Chairman, President & Chief executive officer of IBM
IBM in INDIA
IBM India Private Limited is the Indian subsidiary of IBM. It has
facilities in Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Pune,
Gurgaon, Noida, Chandigarh, Indore, Bhubaneshwar,
Coimbatore, and Hyderabad.
Head quarters in India : Bangalore
Key persons of IBM in India :
Mrs. Vanitha Narayanan, regional General
Sr. Advisor & G.M
Mr. Rajesh Nambiar,
Vice President & General Manager
NATURE OF BUSINESS AND
Vision and mission
Dedication to every client's success
Innovation that matters, for our company and
for the world
Trust and personal responsibility in all
We strive to lead in the invention
,development and manufacture in the
industry’s most advance information
PERFOMANCE OF THE COMPANY
In 2012, Fortune ranked IBM the No. 2 largest U.S. firm
in terms of number of employees,
The No. 4 largest in terms of market capitalization,
The No. 9 most profitable,
The No. 19 largest firm in terms of revenue.
Globally the company was ranked the No. 31 largest
firm in terms of revenue by Forbes for 2011.
No. 1 company for leaders (Fortune)
No. 1 green company worldwide (Newsweek)
No. 2 best global brand (Interbrand)
No. 2 most respected company (Barron's)
No. 5 most admired company (Fortune)
No. 18 most innovative company (Fast Company)
For 2012, IBM's brand was valued by Interbrand at $75.5 billion.
For 2012 No. 2 in outsourcing.
IBM HAS 12 Research laboratories worldwide
The company has undergone several organizational
changes since it inception,
Acquiring companies such as KENEXA (2012)
And organizations such as Pwc’s CONSULTING
And selling off products lines like THINK PAD to
World’s Most Respected Companies
Childhood Education Reform
Most Valuable Pollution Prevention Awards:
Environmental Excellence Award
Excellence in Environmental Engineering Award
FAMOUS INVENTIONS BY IBM
Automated teller machine (ATM)
Hard disk drive
Magnetic stripe card
Scanning tunneling microscope
Reduced instruction set computing
Universal Product Code (UPC)
Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM)
Watson artificial intelligence
4th Best global brands (by interbrand) (2013)
6th world’s most admired company(by fortune (2013)
10th world’s most respected company (by barron’s)(2013)
20th fortune U.S 500(2013)
5th Best global brands (by interbrand)(2013)
17th world most ADMIRED company(by fortune)(2013)
61st most respected company (by barron’s)(2013)
35th fortune U.S 500(2013)
1st global brands (by interbrand)(2013)
1st most admired company(by fortune)(2013)
3rd most respected company(by barronn’s)(2013)
1st best laptop brand (2013)
6th fortune U.S500(2013)
61st global brands (by interbrand)(2013)
7th best laptop brand (by the laptop magzine)(2013)
51th fortune U.S 500by fortune (2013)
IBM SWOT analysis 2013
First mover in cloud computing solutions
Strong competency in acquisitions
Integration of products and services
Expand services and software divisions
Increasing demand of cloud based
Expensive service and software solutions
Focus mainly on large enterprises
Increasing competition in the cloud
Slowing growth of world economy
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
We focus on specific societal issues, including the
environment, community economic development, education,
health, literacy, language and culture.
Our global environmental management system ensures the
company is vigilant in protecting the environment across all
of its operations worldwide.
IBM GOING GREEN
IT established corporate policy on environmental
protection on 1971 using environmental management
Built a modeling solution using six sigma green sigma
model reducing carbon footprints.
It was organized as a Top 20 Best Workplaces for
Commuters by the United States Environmental
Protection Agency (EPA) in 2005.
Green Sigma is an Active Management Six Sigma
system which is currently being developed and
enhanced through the Innovation Centre in Dublin.
Its goal is to Manage & Reduce Carbon Footprint whilst
achieving associated economic and environmental
Green Sigma is focused around the elements of:
Carbon, Water ,Atmospheric Emissions, Liquid Waste
,Solid Waste, Ground Emissions .
2012 year-end from continuing worldwide
Revenue: $104.5 billion
Net income: $17.6 billion
Total assets: $119.2 billion
Number of employees
Stockholders of record: 491,541
* All dollar figures are US
Investment and return to
In 2012 we invested
$3.7 billion for 11 acquisitions in key areas of
software and services;
$4.3 billion in net capital expenditures;
$6.3 billion in R&D.
able to return $15.8 billion to $12 billion through
share repurchases and $3.8 billion through
Last year’s dividend increase was
Eligibility Criteria For IBM
Graduation degree in engineering.
60% throughout the academic session.
Not more than 2 year gap.
IBM 2011-2012 recruitment pattern
Ibm selection process consists of 4 rounds :
1> Written test
IBM Latest selection process
English summary written
Technical cum HR
DIVERSITY IN WORK PLACE HELPS TO SERVE CUSTOMERS
HELPS THE SMALL FIRMS TO GROW
LOOKS FOR THE ENTERPRISES OWNED BY MINORITY
HETEROGENITY INCREASES INFLOW OF IDEA
So, what's next for IBM?
The company is going to
continue to gradually
restructure itself and move into
higher-value and highermargin businesses.