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Cloud computing

Best practices: Deploy your apps in the cloud

Grant Shipley / 02 April 2015

Explore the types of cloud computing systems available, and learn some best practices that can help you with real-world application deployments on top of a cloud infrastructure.

Optimize data storage for cloud

Kane Scarlett / 14 April 2015

Is your data storage optimized for the cloud? Discover how to optimize your ability to use data so it doesn't become a weak link in your chain of knowledge.

Web development

Create webs of data with the RDF

Brian Sletten / 31 March 2015

In this new series, Brian Sletten explores how resource-oriented thinking can benefit data integration on the web and in the Open Services for Lifecycle Collaboration project.

PHP renewed: Password security in modern PHP

Eli White / 15 April 2015

Get an in-depth introduction to the new password-hashing library's functions in PHP 5.5 and learn how to make the best use of them.

Mobile development

Build a smart mobile calorie monitor for Android

Kavitha Suresh Kumar / 08 April 2015

Calories in, calories out. Monitor your intake with this app built using the Mobile Data service and Push service on Bluemix.

Build an iOS 8 App with Bluemix and the MobileFirst Platform for iOS

Belinda Vennam, Carlos Santana / 10 February 2015

Create and connect a mobile back-end application on Bluemix to a sample iOS mobile application, and then send a push notification from the Bluemix console.

Java technology

JVM concurrency: Acting asynchronously with Akka

Dennis Sosnoski / 08 April 2015

Dennis Sosnoski discusses the benefits of using the actor model and shows you how to start working in Scala or Java with the Akka implementation of the model.

Use a Liberty JAAS login module for Bluemix single sign-on

Obidul Islam / 24 March 2015

Retain the advantages of JAAS for decoupling authentication from application code while using the single sign-on service with Liberty in Bluemix.

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