Create Dynamic Rules for Access Groups

Users or admins can now dynamically create access rules on the IBM Cloud Platform based on identity information shared from their Enterprise Identity Provider.

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Configuring IBM Cloud App ID From the Toolchain

Learn how to configure the IBM Cloud App ID from a toolchain as part of continuous delivery process. This post gives some background and the script we use.

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Part III: Wimbledon Facebook Bot on IBM Cloud

Delivering at scale: In the final part of the series, we discuss integrations with on-site systems at the All England Club and how we used Multi-Region within IBM Cloud to ensure scale and availability.

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Welcome to the New and Improved IBM Cloud Catalog

We are excited to announce that the IBM Cloud Catalog has recently undergone a bit of a makeover. With simplified categories, featured services, and an improved UX design, users can discover IBM Cloud offerings without the need to understand IBM-specific terminology or branding.

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Part II: Wimbledon Facebook Bot on IBM Cloud

In the second in a series of posts about how IBM iX designed, developed, and delivered the Facebook Messenger Bot available at Wimbledon 2018, we focus on the broadcast integration within Facebook and how we persisted user preferences using IBM Cloudant and Compose Redis.

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Part I: Wimbledon Facebook Bot on IBM Cloud

Integration with the Facebook platform: This is the first in a series of posts that will detail how IBM iX designed, developed, and delivered the Facebook Messenger Bot available at the The Championships, Wimbledon 2018.

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Db2 on Cloud Announces Disaster Recovery Node

The Db2 on Cloud team is excited to announce Disaster Recovery (DR) capabilities for Db2 on Cloud. It leverages Db2's HADR technology and lets users add a DR Node on demand in an offsite data center of their choice. In an unlikely event where the primary data server is affected by external circumstances, such as a natural disaster, users can failover to their Geo-Replicated Disaster Recovery Node with a few clicks.

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The Countdown Is On: Upgrade to VMware vSphere 6.5 Now!

Are you currently running VMware vSphere 5.5? Whether your workloads are on-premises or in a cloud environment, the time to upgrade to vSphere 6.5 is fast approaching.

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IBM Runbook Automation Experimental Cloud Deprecation

As of August 6, 2018 the Runbook Automation Experimental service tile will be removed from the IBM Cloud Experimental catalog. New users will no longer be able to provision the service, but the existing customers' instance will be active until September 7, 2018.

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