Events

IBM goes to KubeCon EU 2018

CloudNativeCon and KubeCon is an important bi-annual event in Europe and North America, and we just wrapped up in Copenhagen last week. IBM is not only a founding member in CNCF (the organizer), we’re also a Diamond sponsor for the conference. Going into this event, we had a lot of momentum, leading us to great […]

Garage

The importance of fun in the workplace

One of the key elements of the Cloud Garage Method is Culture. That single word encompasses a whole range of practices about how we manage our projects, and how we interact with our stakeholders and each other. One of my favorite parts of the Cloud Garage culture is the fact that it includes a fun work environment.

Compute Infrastructure

Accelerate and streamline AI and HPC workloads with new NVIDIA GPUs on IBM Cloud

Starting today, you can equip individual IBM Cloud bare metal servers with up to two NVIDIA Tesla V100 PCIe GPU accelerators — NVIDIA’s latest, fastest and most advanced GPU architecture. The combination of IBM high-speed network connectivity and bare metal servers with the Tesla V100 GPUs provides the performance and speed that enterprises need. That means AI models that once needed weeks of computing resources can now be trained in just a few hours.

Enable users to provide direct feedback and understand user sentiments with Mobile Analytics

As part of IBM Mobile Analytics Advanced plans we recently launched 2 new features called Sentiment Analysis and In-App feedback.

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Accelerate decisions with real-time Streaming Analytics

The world doesn’t stop, which also means that data never stops pouring in. If you’re in the analytics game, then basing your efforts on a snapshot of historical data always involves a degree of compromise. Did you choose the right data set? One that is an accurate representation of ongoing operations so that it doesn’t skew your analysis? How soon will your insights be outdated? How can you cost-effectively store the data you’re analyzing?

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IBM Cloud Container Service is now IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

Effective immediately, IBM Cloud Container Service is renamed to IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service (IKS).

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Flex harder, better, faster, stronger

A few months ago, we reimagined data warehousing in the IBM Cloud with Flex Performance, the flagship tier of our new Flex line of offerings. Flex brings new levels of elasticity, speed, and resiliency to data warehousing on the IBM Cloud, and forms the foundation for our strategy moving forward. We're working continuously to not only strengthen and enhance its capabilities, but to also make them more accessible to you so you can better leverage them and get the most out of your data warehouse. Today, we're proud to announce a significant update to our Flex family.

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Illustrating Uses of IBM Cloud Security Groups

This article illustrates a few possible uses of IBM Cloud Security Groups, a per-instance firewall for IBM Cloud virtual instances.

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Announcing App ID integration to IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

Today, we're excited to announce App ID integration with IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service. You can use this integration to enforce policy-driven security in a consistent way using declarative configuration of the Ingress Controller to add App ID protection for web applications, APIs, and back-ends. Using this approach, you don’t have to instrument each of your applications separately - all the authorization and authentication flows will be handled automatically for you. No code change is required!

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Promotion extended for IBM Cloud bare metal and virtual servers

Due to outstanding interest in our current promotion, we're extending our 50% off 60 day-promotional offer for select virtual server and bare metal server offerings. The expiration date is now August 1, 2018.

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Deploying to IBM Cloud Private 2.1.0.2 with IBM Cloud Developer Tools CLI

IBM Cloud Private is an application platform for developing and managing on-premises, containerized applications. It is an integrated environment for managing containers that includes the container orchestrator Kubernetes, a private image repository, a management console, and monitoring frameworks.

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What the stats say about container development

59% improved application quality and reduced defects. 57% reduced application downtime and costs. All adopted container development.   In 2017, IBM conducted an in-depth research study on the state of container adoption across all industries, startups to enterprises. The study reveals the most important solutions driving usage and highlights the key challenges that must be addressed by cloud providers. […]

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