IBM Watson services will automatically change all accounts to support Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF), making it easier to connect to private endpoints. The upgrade will occur Saturday, November 10th from 5:30 PM US Eastern to 6:00 PM US Eastern in order to minimize impact to you and your customers’ workloads.
The IBM Watson Group is aligning with the larger IBM Cloud strategy for account organization and access control to service instances. This involves enabling Identity and Access Management (IAM) and Resource Groups in US-South (Dallas) and EU-DE (Frankfurt) data centers.
If you haven't upgraded your Compose for PostgreSQL deployment to the latest security-fixed version, we'll be upgrading it for you in the coming weeks. But you still have time to take control of the upgrade.
Watson Retrieve and Rank and Document Conversion services will be permanently sunset on October 3, 2018. Switch now to Watson Discovery!
On October 31, 2018, the IBM Cloudant Shared plan, which was deprecated for new signups in October 2016, will be officially retired. The Cloudant Lite, Standard, and Dedicated Hardware plans are unaffected by this announcement.