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.

Community

VMware HCX on IBM Cloud (aka “space age IT”) – now available!

“It’s insane” “It shouldn’t work, but it does” “This is really cool space age kind of IT” “HCX was the best answer by far” Earlier this week, a colleague in IBM’s Global Business Services group who is working with a large client in the industrial sector said these things regarding his recent experience with a […]

Digital Analytics powered by Watson and the IBM Cloud

Anyone who has walked alongside the pristine fairways and blooming azaleas at Augusta National in early April will tell you the Masters Tournament is unlike any other event in professional sports. The mission of the Masters Digital team is to share this unique experience with the millions of golf fans who are not able to attend. Enabled by IBM as the official IT partner, the team brings new features each year to its digital platforms in hopes of delighting golf fans around the world.

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Log Analysis just got easier for serverless apps

In serverless applications, functions are small and need to execute in less amount of time in a stateless environment. Logging then becomes a challenge for DevOps to do Root Cause Analysis (RCA) or get insights about the behavior of their applications. One logging approach is to add code to your functions to send logs to an external API, which can be a […]

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IBM Cloud Foundry Enterprise Environment (Experimental)

We're delighted to be working on a new offering in the IBM Cloud Foundry compute, called the Cloud Foundry Enterprise Environment. This offering provides a version of Cloud Foundry deployed into a customer's IBM Cloud account in any of our worldwide regions.

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Combine organizational transformation and IBM Cloud infrastructure for a successful AI journey

With our recent cloud infrastructure and Deep-Learning-as-a-Service (DLaaS) announcements, IBM Cloud is a key contributor to the push towards AI. We’ve delivered a comprehensive suite of AI tools, high performance bare metal servers, and NVIDIA® GPUs that enables companies of all sizes to analyze complex unstructured data faster, more thoroughly and accurately, and at a far less cost than ever before.

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Bringing Continuous Delivery with Codefresh to Kubernetes on IBM Cloud

This post was co-authored with Dan Garfield, VP of Marketing at Codefresh and Full-Stack Developer.  We’re excited to partner with Codefresh and validate their technology on IBM Cloud, providing both customers sets with a consistent user experience and tool set. As a certified Kubernetes provider, IBM is one of the leaders in hosted and managed […]

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Scale security while innovating microservices fast

CISOs are notoriously risk-averse and compliance-focused, providing policies for IT and App Dev to enforce. In contrast, serving business outcomes, app dev leaders want to eliminate DevOps friction wherever possible in continuous integration and development of applications within a cloud native, microservices architecture. What approach satisfies those conflicting demands while accomplishing the end goal: scale security?

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Looking to buy a home? Here’s how an AI chatbot can help

As developers at UBank, Australia’s leading digital bank, we’re constantly reconfiguring the way we work to produce the next big innovation for both our business and the digital banking industry. Disruption through innovation is at the heart of everything we do. One of our most recent innovations is RoboChat, Australia’s first AI chatbot to help […]

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IBM Cloud Functions: we’re doubling the time limit on executing actions

If you work with Cloud Functions, you know that building serverless applications mainly happens by creating actions–small pieces of code that each do one thing well. You can of course sequence actions together or create event-driven workflows. Through our work with customers, we have realized that some scenarios (for example, image processing, file processing, data pipelines) require more time […]

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