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Re-creation blues for Big Blue

IBM Corp is struggling with 'relentless reinvention' in the age of cloud

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TOUGHER TIMES: Disappointing Q3 results have raised questions about investors' patience with IBM CEO Ginni Rometty.

Washington

WHEN IBM Corp chief executive Ginni Rometty was asked recently for her tips on how to transform companies, she spoke of "relentless reinvention" and not protecting the past.

Applying those precepts to IBM is proving particularly tricky as many of the company's old- line