IEEE and IBM today announced a publishing agreement to disseminate some of the leading technical articles and papers in computer hardware, software and information systems to a wider audience of researchers and interested readers around the world. The IBM Journal of Research and Development, which now includes the IBM Systems Journal, is one of the top-cited journals in the field and addresses the latest advancements in computer science. Beginning in the first quarter of 2010, all papers ever published in the IBM journals will be available exclusively in the IEEE /Xplore/ digital library (http://www.ieee.org/ieeexplore).
The research community will have the opportunity to purchase single IBM journal articles via IEEE /Xplore /or a subscription package to the entire journal, including all issues ever published, starting in1957. IEEE members and digital library subscribers also will be able to add the journals to their current subscription packages.