February 8, 2010 Timothy Prickett Morgan
As you read this story on Monday, I am dressed up in my journalist monkey suit–tan chinos, a colorful oxford shirt, a brown corduroy jacket, and comfortable shoes–attending a Smarter Planet press event at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Ballroom off Columbus Circle in my hometown of New York, New York. The event, of course, is hosted by IBM, and the main reason I care enough to make myself presentable is because this is the coming out party for the first of the Power7-based servers from Big Blue.
Someone said something about lunch, too, of course. But I will be