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The Weather Company
The Weather Company
is a weather forecasting and information technology company that owns and operates weather.com, intellicast.com, and Weather Underground. The Weather Company
The Weather Company
is a subsidiary of the Watson & Cloud Platform business unit of IBM.[2]

Contents

1 History and operations 2 See also 3 References 4 External links

History and operations[edit] The Weather Company
The Weather Company
started as The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
in 1982. In 2012, the company created a broader holding company replaced the word "Channel" with "Company" to better reflect their growing lineup of digital products.[3] The Weather Company
The Weather Company
was previously owned by a consortium made up of The Blackstone Group, Bain Capital, and NBCUniversal. That consortium sold The Weather Company's product and technology assets to IBM
IBM
on January 29, 2016, but retained possession of The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
cable network until March 2018, when it was sold to Entertainment Studios.[2] As part of the 2016 spin-off, the Bain/Blackstone/ NBCUniversal
NBCUniversal
consortium entered into a long-term licensing agreement with IBM
IBM
for use of its weather data and "The Weather Channel" name and branding.[4][5][6] See also[edit]

List of mergers and acquisitions by IBM List of meteorology institutions

Atlanta
Atlanta
portal Companies portal Weather portal

References[edit]

^ https://www.yellowpages.com/atlanta-ga/mip/the-weather-channel-471826397 ^ a b Press release (29 January 2016). " IBM
IBM
Closes Deal to Acquire The Weather Company's Product and Technology Businesses". The Weather Company. Retrieved 22 July 2016.  ^ Stelter, Brian (2012-10-21). "Weather Channel's Parent Company Is Renamed". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2017-08-17.  ^ Hardy, Quentin (28 October 2015). " IBM
IBM
to Acquire the Weather Company". The New York Times. Retrieved 22 July 2016.  ^ Cao, Jing (28 October 2015). " IBM
IBM
Agrees to Acquire Weather Channel's Digital Assets". Bloomberg News. Retrieved 22 July 2016.  ^ Littleton, Cynthia (28 October 2015). "Storms Are In, Reality Shows Out as Weather Channel Gets Back to Basics". Variety. Retrieved 22 July 2016. 

External links[edit]

Official website

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Specialty channels

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Weather

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Broadband
Broadband
services

National

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Specialty

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Outsourcing

AerisWeather Independent News Network Weather Services International

Defunct

ABC channels

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ABC News
Now Satellite News

Al Jazeera America All News Channel CNN
CNN
channels

CNNfn CNN
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Current TV FNN-SCORE News Central NBC channels

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CBC Newsworld International The Weather Cast TouchVision UPI Newstime Univision Noticias

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Atlanta
companies

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United Parcel Service
(Sandy Springs) Waffle House
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(Gwinnett County) The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
(Cobb County)

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IBM

History

History of IBM Mergers and acquisitions Think (motto) Operating Systems

Products

Cell microprocessor Mainframe Personal Computer IBM
IBM
Power Systems Information Management Software Lotus Software Rational Software SPSS ILOG Tivoli Software: Service Automation Manager WebSphere alphaWorks Criminal Reduction Utilising Statistical History Mashup Center PureQuery Redbooks FlashSystem Fortran Connections

Business entities

Center for The Business of Government Cloud computing Global Services International subsidiaries jStart Kenexa Research The Weather Company
The Weather Company
(Weather Underground)

Facilities

Towers

1250 René-Lévesque, Montreal, QC One Atlantic Center, Atlanta, GA

Software Labs

Rome Software Lab Toronto Software Lab

IBM
IBM
Buildings

330 North Wabash, Chicago, IL Johannesburg Seattle

Research Labs

Africa Almaden Austin Laboratory Australia Brazil China Laboratory Haifa Laboratory India Laboratory Ireland Thomas J. Watson
Thomas J. Watson
Center, New York Tokyo Zurich Laboratory

Facilities

Hakozaki Facility Yamato Facility

Cambridge Scientific Center IBM
IBM
Hursley Canada Head Office Building IBM
IBM
Rochester Somers Office Complex

Initiatives

Academy of Technology Centers for Advanced Studies: CASCON Deep Thunder IBM
IBM
Fellow Pulse conference The Great Mind Challenge DeveloperWorks: Develothon Linux Technology Center IBM
IBM
Virtual Universe Community Smarter Planet World Community Grid

Inventions

Automated teller machine Electronic keypunch Hard disk drive Floppy disk DRAM Relational model Selectric typewriter Financial swaps Universal Product Code Magnetic stripe card Sabre airline reservation system Scanning tunneling microscope

Terminology

Globally Integrated Enterprise Commercial Processing Workload Consumability e-business

CEOs

Thomas J. Watson
Thomas J. Watson
(1914–1956) Thomas Watson Jr.
Thomas Watson Jr.
(1956–1971) T. Vincent Learson
T. Vincent Learson
(1971–1973) Frank T. Cary (1973–1981) John R. Opel (1981–1985) John Fellows Akers (1985–1993) Louis V. Gerstner Jr.
Louis V. Gerstner Jr.
(1993–2002) Samuel J. Palmisano
Samuel J. Palmisano
(2002–2011) Ginni Rometty
Ginni Rometty
(2012–present)

Board of directors

Alain Belda William R. Brody Kenneth Chenault Michael L. Eskew David Farr Shirley Ann Jackson Andrew N. Liveris James McNerney James W. Owens Samuel J. Palmisano Virginia M. Rometty Joan E. Spero Sidney Taurel Lorenzo Zambrano

Other

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IBM
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IBM
and the Holocaust IBM
IBM
international chess tournament Lucifer cipher Mathematica IBM
IBM
Plex SHARE computing ScicomP Watson Quantum Experience

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