IBM - International Business Machines Corporation is a multinational technology and consulting organization. Having its genesis in US, IBM is now one of the leading technology organizations all over the globe. IBM is headquartered in Armonk, New York, US. Its forte lies in marketing computer peripherals - hardware and software, hosting and consultation solutions including computers, social and technological attributes.
The company was started in 1911 in a small village in Endicott, US. Initially it was known as CTR - Computing Tabulating Recording Company because of the merger of three different companies - Tabulating Machine company, Computing Scale company and International Time Recording company, that gave rise to the current, tall standing IBM. In the year 1924, CTR changed its name to what is popularly known as IBM.