IBM Globalization Pipeline for Bluemix is a Devops service. It enables application developers to globalize their content using cloud based machine translation, combined with professional translation review and editing. In this blog, we'll review how to integrate Globalization Pipeline into DevOps to rapidly translate application content without stepping outside Bluemix and having to manage tedious manual translation operations which disrupt Continuous Delivery.
If you have been using a SonarQube server for your code quality/code coverage, you can now use it from within your toolchain in Bluemix Continuous Delivery. The SonarQube integration includes direct support for Gradle and Maven, but can also be used with Ant. This post explains how.
Do you have an existing Rational Team Concert server that you use for tracking and planning? You can now integrate this server in IBM Bluemix Continuous Delivery. This integration not only adds a card to your toolchain for quick access to your work items, it also adds tags to the work items that have been deployed. Such tags allow you to run powerful queries for tracking deployment of code changes as well as build useful dashboards.
The benefits of a microservices architecture come with a price. The service management solution must deal with the architecture’s inherent dynamics, dependencies, and complexities to ensure that the application is available and performing. Ignoring these considerations could result in the microservice-based applications might behave worse than a monolithic application that was built in the traditional fashion. The principles of managing microservices explained in this post will help you avoid these pitfalls.
The bx dev create command now supports use without a Bluemix account. This unauthenticated use provides access to code templates as with the authenticated use of the command. What is different, is that an unauthenticated user will not be able to add services to the code template that is downloaded.
With toolchains in IBM Bluemix Continuous Delivery, you can integrate your Jenkins server to deploy your applications to Bluemix, but also benefit from this integration to send job notifications to other tools, such as Slack or PagerDuty, as well as track code deployments through tags, labels, and comments in your Git repository. This post will show you how to set it up.
Creating a Devops workflow from scratch can be a daunting task. Luckily creating a Devops solution is not too terribly difficult. This post will help guide you through all the new terms and functionality.
You've created an app and you know the benefits of delivering it through a DevOps approach. But there's a problem: you want to focus your energy on providing a great app, not on orchestrating a process. You need a set of tools that are integrated to speed development and automate testing and deployment. We've got you covered.