Michael Darden

February 24, 2017

Bluemix mobile projects integrate backend apps, generate SDKs

App developers take note! As you may know, using the IBM® Bluemix® Mobile Dashboard you can associate cloud native services (like security, push notifications, and analytics) with your mobile app, and then generate a downloadable package which contains client code along with microservice SDKs. As a developer, this alone can save you a ton of time. But now, you can reduce development time further and radically simplify your mobile app code. All by adding custom backend apps to your Bluemix mobile project, and then automatically generating SDKs for them.

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February 23, 2017

Three reasons to use non-IBM services on Bluemix

As an app developer you might say to yourself, "I see third party services in the Bluemix catalog. But I can call into those services directly from my app. Why should I bother connecting to them through Bluemix?"  In this post, I'll explain three key reasons: manageability, security, and portability.

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January 24, 2017

Mobile Analytics for Bluemix End of Beta

Mobile Analytics for Bluemix service became generally available (GA) on January 11, 2017, and the Beta service is being retired. If you have Beta instances of Mobile Analytics you should convert the to GA instances as soon as possible.

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January 12, 2017

Mobile Analytics for Bluemix Now Generally Available

Mobile Analytics for Bluemix is now generally available (GA) as a production-ready service on Bluemix. This service is for mobile app developers, business stakeholders, and data analysts who need to understand how their app is performing.

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November 2, 2016

App monitoring removed from Mobile Client Access

If you use the Mobile Client Access on Bluemix, you might have noticed that the monitoring feature is no longer available. This post explains why.

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August 25, 2016

Mobile Analytics for Bluemix now in beta

The Mobile Analytics beta service offers user, session, and crash metrics and alerts that can easily be integrated into new or existing apps. It is one of a growing family of core mobile IBM services for Bluemix that includes Push Notifications, Mobile Client Access for security, and Mobile Quality Assurance for quality tracking.

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April 29, 2016

Announcing IBM Mobile Analytics for Bluemix experimental service

IBM Mobile Analytics for Bluemix is now available as an experimental service. By using this service, developers, app owners, product managers, or anyone else in your organization can gain valuable insight into how your app is performing and how it is being used. This kind of information is the key to building better apps that are hyper-relevant to users and that stand out in the veritable sea of mobile apps that are available in the marketplace or within your organization.

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