An IBM factory floor. The company has committed to train 30 million people globally in next-gen tech skills. (Courtesy of IBM) Tech Pipeline What does it mean to skill 30 million people? IBM looks to find out. October 15, 2021October 14, 2021 With a big workforce announcement this week, IBM raises questions about whether it can deliver on the promise to help millions of people globally prepare for tech jobs. Its U.S. partners say they’re ready to go big.