Compute Infrastructure

Kubernetes and IBM Bluemix: How to deploy, manage, and secure your container-based workloads

IBM Bluemix Container Service is based on Kubernetes and runs on top of IBM Bluemix Infrastructure; it automates the full end-to-end installation of Kubernetes through the Bluemix portal. This series of posts will explain what infrastructure components are involved, how to connect it to your existing workloads and data sources, and how to secure it.

Compute Services

One microservice, three compute options: Cloud Foundry, container & OpenWhisk – the choice is yours

How do Cloud Foundry, Kubernetes, OpenWhisk differ and which one would you pick for your next project?

Compute Services

Serverless computing and Watson service chaining via OpenWhisk : Part 1 of 3 Resource Requirements

This 3-part series of posts helps you understand the in-depth features of Serverless Computing via OpenWhisk. OpenWhisk offers an easy way to chain services where an output of first action acts as an input to the second action and so on in a sequence. This post describes the resource requirements for performing this lab.

Building chatbots: more tips and tricks

You build your first chatbot and it is working ok. Did you know that you can make chatbots even more interactive? That you can access conversation metadata and application variables inside the dialog nodes? You can even use predicates to tailor output to the usage scenario. As a follow up from our "Lessons and Tips from a Chatbot Hackathon", let's dig deeper into important features of the IBM Watson Conversation service on the IBM Cloud with Bluemix.

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Build a Social Perception Dashboard using Watson Tone Analyser and PubNub BLOCKS

In this blog post, we will show you how to create a social perception dashboard using Watson Tone Analyser and PubNub BLOCKS that analyzes and reflects the sentiments of social media users.

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Service Management joining the agile transformation

IT Operations leaders know that with the industry transformation to agile, Service Management must not only come along for the ride, but it should also transform and remove artificial roadblocks in terms of process overhead.

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Critical JDK updates included in recent Liberty for Java buildpacks, update as soon as possible

If you are still using the 3.7 version of the Liberty for Java buildpack, we recommend that you restage your application as soon as possible and ensure that your application have been restaged with the latest buildpack available which currently is v3.10.

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Getting started with PagerDuty on Bluemix

PagerDuty provides a real-time incident management solution helping IT Operations and DevOps teams deliver on the promise of agility, performance, and uptime. With PagerDuty, you can minimize business-disrupting events and meet the availability and performance demands of a digital enterprise.

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Mobile Foundation Service integration with Mobile Analytics Service

You can now setup Mobile Foundation Service with Mobile Analytics Service on Bluemix

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Register for the webcast & get ahead of the microservices revolution

This week IBM introduced a new solution that will revolutionize microservices – Microservice Builder. This turnkey solution provides your business with an end-to-end user experience to develop and deliver microservices, hybrid and Docker containerized apps. To help you better understand the new solution and how it can help your company simplify its software delivery pipeline, […]

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Live long and prosper: How IBM Watson is powering virtual reality

In 2017—the fiftieth anniversary of Star Trek—the dream of standing on the bridge of the USS Enterprise is one step closer to becoming reality, all thanks to IBM Watson! I sat down with Michael Ludden to talk all about how Watson is powering Ubisoft's incredible virtual reality game: Star Trek Bridge Crew.

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Integrating Globalization Pipeline into DevOps

IBM Globalization Pipeline for Bluemix is a Devops service. It enables application developers to globalize their content using cloud based machine translation, combined with professional translation review and editing. In this blog, we'll review how to integrate Globalization Pipeline into DevOps to rapidly translate application content without stepping outside Bluemix and having to manage tedious manual translation operations which disrupt Continuous Delivery.

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