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Create Dynamic Rules for Access Groups

Users or admins can now dynamically create access rules on the IBM Cloud Platform based on identity information shared from their Enterprise Identity Provider.

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Part III: Wimbledon Facebook Bot on IBM Cloud

Delivering at scale: In the final part of the series, we discuss integrations with on-site systems at the All England Club and how we used Multi-Region within IBM Cloud to ensure scale and availability.

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Digital Event: VMware on IBM Cloud, with Pat Gelsinger, CEO of VMware

Think Digital - IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions. Register now to join our 40-minute learning digital event on July 25, 2018, at 10:00am EST.

Configuring IBM Cloud App ID From the Toolchain

Learn how to configure the IBM Cloud App ID from a toolchain as part of continuous delivery process. This post gives some background and the script we use.

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Third-Party Service Deprecations

We would like to inform you that we are retiring six third-party services on August 16, 2018.

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Intel Skylake Bare Metal Servers Certified to Support SAP HANA Workloads

IBM Cloud recently released three new SAP-certified bare metal configurations based on the Intel Skylake processor. All three configurations are fully certified by SAP for all production and non-production SAP HANA workloads.

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How to Backup Your IBM Cloud Linux Server

This post covers how to backup entire partitions in Linux systems. The process utilizes the tar command in IBM Cloud's unique rescue environment and showcases the simplicity and flexibility of the process.

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Welcome to the New and Improved IBM Cloud Catalog

We are excited to announce that the IBM Cloud Catalog has recently undergone a bit of a makeover. With simplified categories, featured services, and an improved UX design, users can discover IBM Cloud offerings without the need to understand IBM-specific terminology or branding.

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Part II: Wimbledon Facebook Bot on IBM Cloud

In the second in a series of posts about how IBM iX designed, developed, and delivered the Facebook Messenger Bot available at Wimbledon 2018, we focus on the broadcast integration within Facebook and how we persisted user preferences using IBM Cloudant and Compose Redis.

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Part I: Wimbledon Facebook Bot on IBM Cloud

Integration with the Facebook platform: This is the first in a series of posts that will detail how IBM iX designed, developed, and delivered the Facebook Messenger Bot available at the The Championships, Wimbledon 2018.

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Speed up your WordPress with IBM Cloud

WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems available, but the many websites and blogs that use it experience issues with speed. At IBM Cloud, there are several solutions that can help alleviate some of these issues and allow you to have a better and faster WordPress experience.

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Db2 on Cloud Announces Disaster Recovery Node

The Db2 on Cloud team is excited to announce Disaster Recovery (DR) capabilities for Db2 on Cloud. It leverages Db2's HADR technology and lets users add a DR Node on demand in an offsite data center of their choice. In an unlikely event where the primary data server is affected by external circumstances, such as a natural disaster, users can failover to their Geo-Replicated Disaster Recovery Node with a few clicks.

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