Bluemix Blog Archive

Prevent ransomware attacks with blockchain

This weekend saw a large scale 'ransomware' attack. It affected among other institutions, the National Health Service in the UK. Patient treatment was delayed and new born babies had to stay at hospitals a little longer than they should, because their identity couldn't be registered. This made me wonder if health records stored in blockchain could been used to prevent ransomware attacks.

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Veeam on IBM Cloud: Bridging the Availability Gap

With the recent announcement of Veeam on IBM Cloud, it’s important to understand what this means for our clients, particularly IT managers. With Veeam boasting close to 20% market share for VMware workloads, this new launch on IBM Bluemix providers our customers the ability to backup and protect their workloads running on the Bluemix. Veeam was first introduced as an integrated backup management component to VMware Cloud Foundation on IBM Cloud in October 2016.

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3 ways Private Cloud Infrastructure is becoming more dynamic using Box Panel

Customers’ demands for managing infrastructure also have changed. Their request to “Help me manage my servers” has become “Let me manage my apps only” or more simply put, “Please take IT off my hands, and let me conduct my business!”

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What’s included in the Bluemix CLI Developer Plug-in version 0.1.5

New features and fixes in version 0.1.5 of the Bluemix CLI Developer Plug-in.

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Extending DevOps with Open Toolchains and Git

At InterConnect 2017 earlier this year, we highlighted the importance of an open approach to DevOps tools with our new IBM® Bluemix® Continuous Delivery offering. In this post, I'd like to highlight one of the integrations with third party tools that extend DevOps open toolchains on Bluemix.

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How to strengthen your dev team with insights on social coding

You probably have a good idea who are your strongest coders and who's great at debugging. You may even have a feeling about who'd be a potentially strong mentor for those new to your team. Don't rely on intuition, leverage the key social cues buried in your code repository. With the new DevOps Insights from Bluemix, you'll see how your team interacts based on real data, not guesswork.

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Your cloud architecture questions answered

You don’t need to start with a blank sheet of paper. Based on years of consulting engagements, the IBM Cloud Garage Method distills a portfolio of practices and provides blueprints that address business challenges. The blueprints, or reference architectures, are based on proven solutions that combine compute infrastructure and cloud-based services. Here's how you get started.

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Continuous Delivery and your GitHub repo

By making your repo a part of a Continuous Delivery toolchain, you can automatically build and deploy your code to Bluemix, trace your changes from commit to your deployment targets, edit your code in a fully functional browser-based IDE, and gain valuable insights into your code and your development team. Let’s take a look at each of these capabilities.

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Cloud Foundry Silicon Valley Summit 2017

Time again for the Cloud Foundry Summit Silicon Valley, a hugely successful gathering of Cloud Foundry and PaaS focused companies eager to expand their application development knowledge on the Cloud Foundry platform. 

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