Microservices on Bluemix: A multi-compute approach using Cloud Foundry and OpenWhisk

One of the benefits of microservices is that each of the applications that compose your solution can be built using whatever language or framework makes sense for that particular application. Learn here how we take Microservices implementations one step further.


InterConnect 2017 – Create the perfect session agenda with help from Watson

Last month, I shared my top five reasons to attend InterConnect 2017. If you’re like me, you probably browsed the session topics. Seeing almost 2000 entries, you had an “oh man!” moment. No worries! There’s a straightforward strategy for finding the best sessions you’re interested in.


Create Swift mobile apps with IBM Watson services, part 1: Sentiment Analysis

Learn how to build Swift-based, cognitive mobile applications using the Watson services on Bluemix. Alchemy API, Visual Recognition and Speech to Text.

Announcing: Cloud Foundry Certified Developer Initiative

Today Cloud Foundry is introducing what will be the world’s largest cloud native developer certification initiative. The “Cloud Foundry Certified Developer” program  will be delivered in partnership with the Linux Foundation.   General Availability of the program will be announced at Cloud Foundry Summit Silicon Valley in June 2017. Key highlights from the press release: The […]

Announcing the Instrument Analytics experimental services

The world’s most sophisticated, trusted financial models have landed on Bluemix! For decades IBM Algorithmics has helped some of the world's largest financial institutions to manage their risk. Now we’re bringing that same capability to the cloud through a new set of Bluemix services.

Announcing the Investment Portfolio experimental service

The Investment Portfolio service maintains a record of your investment holdings through time, in an easily accessible state right on IBM Bluemix. The service provides persistent storage of all your portfolios and their associated transactions using flexible object definitions so you can store more information without worrying about format.

Retirement of IBM Containers Autoscaling Beta Capability

The Auto-scaling for Containers feature (Beta) will be retired on June 30, 2017. The functionality will be replaced by the Kubernetes support in IBM Bluemix Container Service.

Renaming of IBM Cloud Tools for Swift

As of version 1.6's release, IBM Cloud Tools for Swift (ICT) supports Java and Node.js runtime deployments in addition to Swift. With ICT's next release of version 1.7, we are making it more apparent by renaming ICT to IBM Cloud Application Tools (ICAT).

Altoros and IBM Bluemix Enable a Multi-tenant Cloud Management Solution

What does a company like Unigma, a managed infrastructure services provider, do if they want to provide a new multi-tenant cloud management platform to their customers, while unifying and simplifying infrastructure management?

Deploying Go Server on IBM Bluemix Container Service

Recently IBM has released a Beta of Kubernetes support in the IBM Bluemix Container Service. The IBM Bluemix Container Service, now combines Docker and Kubernetes to deliver powerful tools, an intuitive user experience, and built-in security and isolation to enable rapid delivery of applications all while leveraging Cloud Services including cognitive capabilities from Watson.

“Hallo Deutschland” – Getting Started with Bluemix in Germany

"Hallo Deutschland" or "Hello Germany" is an app I recently deployed. I didn't want to push a simple "hello world". The reason is that Bluemix Public is now available in Frankfurt, Germany!

Running concurrent API Connect CLI tasks within a DevOps environment

When we deploy APIs and products as part of a DevOps process, we often want to be able to configure multiple APIs and products at once.