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IBM Container Service Makes Docker Production-Ready

Recent offerings in the container space sparked a lot of buzz about Docker, Kubernetes, and ISTIO. Where does IBM stand in all of this? Let’s take a closer look… IBM Bluemix Container Service builds on open source technology to provide production-ready security, life-long node management, and accelerated innovation for multi-container apps. You can move enterprise-grade […]

Compute Infrastructure

IBM Announces Kubernetes-based IBM Cloud private platform

We're excited to announce the release of IBM Cloud private, a new way to deliver and run your elastic workloads in your own trusted data centers.

How-tos

Build a home automation virtual agent with PubNub BLOCKs and Watson

Home automation is an ubiquitous application. We talk to our appliances, and they obey our orders. That is so cool! But let's take it a step further. We'll want to make it a bit more seamless, so that we talk to our home in a natural conversation. But how do we do it? Machines talk in binary code which is cumbersome for humans. In this blog article, we will show you how to build a home automation app. So follow along and check out the demonstration provided later in this article to help you understand how to build a virtual assistant for your home.

Ransomware’s Protection Winner, Zerto, on IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions

Zerto, IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions’ Disaster Recovery solution, has won the prestigious award of being the Ransomware Protection Company of Year at the 2017 Storage Awards!

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Expose Auth0-enabled OpenWhisk actions with API Connect

Serverless computing platforms give developers a rapid way to build APIs without servers. OpenWhisk supports automatic generation of REST API for actions exposed by API Gateway. When the capabilities provided by the API Gateway do not cover all usecases you have for an API - such as publishing it in a developer portal or performing advanced mapping, transformation, validation, you can migrate to the API Connect service.

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Veeam Integration and Availability on Cloud Foundation

IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions has added Veeam® Availability Suite™ to its growing solutions and services portfolio. Yes, you heard it right!! Users can now backup and replicate their VMware workloads running on VMware Cloud Foundation and vCenter Server environments running in IBM Cloud. VMware Cloud Foundation is the market-leading VMware hyper converged solution which automates deployment and lifecycle management of a fully validated VMware stack (compute, network & storage). IBM Cloud automates the deployment process which reduces the time from months to hours and drastically simplifies the path to hybrid cloud.

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IBM Blockchain Platform is Generally Available!

IBM Blockchain Platform is Generally Available

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IBM Blockchain High Security Business Network vNext Beta Retirement

Hello, IBM Blockchain High Security Business Network vNext Beta Users! We hope you have been enjoying a great experience building your business networks with the IBM High Security Business Network vNext Beta! As the IBM Blockchain Platform is now generally available, the High Security Business Network vNext Beta will be retired in 30 days, on September 13, 2017. Here’s what […]

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Don’t throw more data at the problem! Here’s how to unlock true value from your data lake

Built on Watson Data Platform, IBM Data Catalog is IBM’s next-generation, cloud-based enterprise data catalog. It promises to provide a central solution where users can catalog, govern and discover information assets, and it is designed to slash the time spent searching for and hesitating over sharing data, so that you can focus on extracting business value from your data assets.

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Meet your new Bluemix Compose console

We're happy to announce a new management console for IBM Compose on Bluemix. The new user console makes it simple for users to manage their Compose-managed open source databases from a simple web UI. This is the first iteration of what will be many, frequent updates to a new web UI. With that, let's take a look at Compose and the new console.

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Three “Can’t Miss” Sessions at VMworld 2017 – including Dr. Michio Kaku!

IBM + VMware have joined forces to simplify hybrid cloud adoption. Wherever you are in your cloud journey, VMworld is the ideal place to learn about the latest technical innovations, get hands-on experience, and mingle with subject matter experts. As you finalize your schedule and prepare for the conference, we’ve highlighted three exciting sessions that you won’t want to miss:

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A bet on cloud pays big

When Sonian launched its cloud-based email archiving solution in 2007, the company was ahead of the curve. “Our founders took a bet that cloud was going to be the future for how enterprises store and retrieve information,” says Derek Peplau, Sonian Vice President of Marketing. “We like to think that we were cloud before it was cool.” Considering the current mass adoption of cloud computing models, it’s a bet that paid off big. “We’ve seen the model proven out,” says Peplau. “And we’ve been there since day one.”

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