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Docker EE Comes to IBM Cloud

Today, IBM and Docker announced plans to deliver Docker for IBM Cloud a joint solution offering from IBM and Docker Inc. available as a beta in 4Q 2017.

Compute Infrastructure

IBM brings the power of cloud behind the enterprise firewall

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

How to sharpen Watson Visual Recognition results with simple preprocessing

The IBM Watson Visual Recognition service can obviously tag images for content, recognize faces, and find similar images, but that’s not all it can do. If the condition you want to identify is only within a smaller region of a larger image, the entire image might not be classified with high enough confidence and a positive result could be missed. This post shows you how you can improve Watson Visual Recognition's ability to detect finer details.

Are you speaking to the right audience?

The success of any social media advertising campaign ultimately depends on its relevance to the target audience. Caveat -- how do you zero in on the optimal users for your content?

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Vaadin Bakery: Jump-start your business web app

Vaadin Bakery App Starter is a proven full-stack reference application you can use as a starting point for many serious business web apps. It contains many commonly needed features, like RDBMS database accessed using solid JPA+EJB (or Spring) -based persistency and business layer, mindful authentication and authorization, and a UI code structure suitable for non-trivial, large-scale business applications.

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Going Behind the Scenes: Live from the San Francisco Garage

If there is one thing we know at the Garage, it is to learn — and learn fast! When we first agreed to host a Facebook Live event, I sure didn’t know there would be so much that went into planning the event. In no short order, the San Francisco Garage wrote a script, designed a set, and directed production – and made a floating shark an IoT device! Literally and metaphorically, the Garage had a lot of moving parts to coordinate for a great event.

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Financial transaction compliance made easy with Yantra

Yantra transformed into an award winning Fintech powerhouse. Yantra Financial Technologies was recognized as a “Company to Watch” as part of the 2016 FinTech Forward rankings released by American Banker and BAI.

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Drowning in data sources: How data cataloging could fix your findability problems

We’ve all heard horror stories about companies that didn’t read the market effectively. Global book retailers who sleepwalked through the onset of the e-reader era. Mobile giants who were wrong-footed by the smartphone revolution. Brick-and-mortar video stores that ignored the onset of mail-order rentals, and later of on-demand streaming technology.

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Take control of your app feature rollout and measure the effectiveness using Bluemix App Launch service

Have you wondered why rolling out features in your app is so difficult and time-consuming with very little or no feedback on how the newly released feature is performing? I bet you have. Well, you have an answer now – introducing Bluemix App Launch Service. Refer to the announcement

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Customize Bluemix with your Git servers

You can now interact with your own GitHub Enterprise and GitLab instances from Bluemix public! Both the GitHub and GitLab tiles feature a new server dropdown menu, giving you the freedom to work with code on GitHub, GitLab, or in your own company’s GitHub Enterprise or GitLab instances.

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IBM Cloud Activity Tracker – go live with new features

Starting today, IBM Cloud Activity Tracker is generally available with new service plans in the US South region. IBM Cloud Activity Tracker allows you to view, manage, and audit cloud activity events in the IBM Cloud. The service can be found under the Security and DevOps sections of the Bluemix catalog.

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Building financial insight starts with WealthEngine

The WealthEngine API lets you look up the net worth and financial capacity of almost anyone in the United States, in real time, giving you insight into the wallet share of clients and prospects. Simple to use, it's a restful API that returns JSON.

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