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  • API strategy: Build a thriving API ecosystem to create new and sustainable opportunities

    You’ve heard it before: “To differentiate, you have to innovate.” In this IBM Middleware Conversations post, contributor Marc Haberkorn highlights a strategy for establishing a meaningful ecosystem in the API economy. This strategy helps to accelerate and maintain innovation for growth and opportunity. Marc begins by stressing the importance of building a foundation for sustainable differentiation. Then, he describes how APIs can help you accelerate innovation. And finally, he explains how IBM can help you get started.

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  • IBM WebSphere Commerce V8.0 delivers an enhanced business user and merchandising environment for improved customer engagement

    IBM WebSphere Commerce V8.0 delivers a new approach to e-commerce. It boasts an improved business user experience to help merchandisers and marketers deepen customer engagement and greatly enhance business results. Version 8.0 also includes a new customer service capability. With this capability, organizations can provide a seamless experience across digital and call center channels. Learn about WebSphere Commerce V8.0 in this announcement letter.

  • Editor's picks: Top 5 Bluemix tutorials for WebSphere

    Have you been wondering whether IBM Bluemix is right for you? Based on open standards and technologies, Bluemix accelerates your applications’ time to market and is flexible and adaptive so that you can analyze and evaluate them. As IBM’s platform as a service (PaaS), Bluemix gives you access to IBM WebSphere applications right in the Cloud. To learn how you can make Bluemix part of your application development environment, check out the top Bluemix tutorials in the IBM developerWorks WebSphere zone.

  • Manage IBM CICS systems on the go: Prototype for IBM MobileFirst applications

    Learn how to create and implement a mobile solution prototype for IBM CICS systems management. By creating this prototype, you can improve the usability of CICS system management functions and incorporate them with your IBM MobileFirst applications. For example, you can monitor CICS resource usage remotely on your mobile devices wherever and whenever you need. In this prototype, the CICS storage status is displayed graphically on a mobile device for monitoring. This solution entails a RESTful API, XSLT, and JSON technologies on CICS Transaction Server and IBM MobileFirst Platform Foundation.

  • Dynamic authentication for connectors in WebSphere Cast Iron, Part 2: Authenticating JDE, Salesforce.com, and Force.com Bulk API connectors dynamically

    See how to dynamically authenticate various connectors in WebSphere Cast Iron, such as JD Edwards, Salesforce.com, and Force.com Bulk API in WebSphere Cast Iron Studio in this two-part series. Part 2 shows how to dynamically pass the connection parameters, connection pool options, and proxy parameters, without stopping the project in Cast Iron. By using this method, you can connect to different endpoints or change endpoint configurations during runtime without stopping the orchestration.

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    Developing a high performance API for IBM Cognos integration using WebSphere DynaCache

    This tutorial describes a solution for a RESTful API design that uses WebSphere DynaCache to help improve response times for performance sensitive API clients. The tutorial also discusses a few critical factors to effectively build APIs with performance in mind, such as cache key configuration and invalidation rules.

  • Creating and applying multi-factor authentication policies using one-time passwords

    Part 2 of this two-part tutorial series explains how to use ISAM for Mobile authoring tools to create a context-based authentication policy that protects mobile applications using both forms and one-time password authentication policies.

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    How, where, and why IBM PureApplication fits in your cloud

    How does PureApplication fit in the field of public, private, and hybrid cloud scenarios? In addition to explaining why PureApplication System, PureApplication Software, or PureApplication Service should be your enabler of choice for whatever type of cloud you have, this tutorial also happens to be a super primer on all things cloud computing.

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    Implementing multi-system management and deployment with IBM PureApplication System

    This tutorial explains how to setup a management domain and deployment subdomain using IBM PureApplication System, also covering applicable requirements and restrictions.

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