DevOps

Create, automate, deploy and manage your applications in the cloud

How to architect an application with microservices (part 2)

This 6-part series on microservices application development provides a context for defining a cloud-based pilot project that best fits current needs and prepares for a longer-term cloud adoption decision. Gartner analysts recently emphasized the importance of doing cloud native development as soon as possible after any initial migration of existing workloads. Explore the Gartner report […]

Continue reading

IBM Cloud Garage Method Field Guide

What does it mean to behave like a startup? How can you transform your business? Field-tested answers to these questions and others are found in the IBM Cloud Garage Method Field Guide. Presented in a fun and visual format, the Field Guide introduces the method and its related practices and architectures that you need to quickly develop quality products.

Continue reading

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?

Continue reading

How to rapidly develop apps with microservices (part 1)

This is the first post in a series on how to move your team towards the best long-term cloud platform adoption decision. Since adopting a cloud platform involves a significant commitment, and implies the confirmation that comes from previous work on one or more pilot projects, the primary goal of this series is to get you to the step of defining an appropriate cloud-based pilot project for your team.

Continue reading

Secure your container images before deployment with Vulnerability Advisor

This post is an excerpt from a solution tutorial - "Continuous deployment to Kubernetes". In this post, you will explore the Vulnerability Advisor. The vulnerability advisor is used to check the security status of container images before deployment, and also it checks the status of running containers.

Continue reading

How to organize users, teams and applications in IBM Cloud

Learn how to organize your project with multiple deployment environments

Continue reading

How to build a cloud native app in 30 minutes

I’m one of the IBM Cloud App Service architects and have been involved in leading the team in the engineering and delivery of this tool for accelerating development of cloud native apps. After giving an overview of app architecture and stating the game plan,  I’ll take you through video demos of creating two microservices and an iOS […]

Continue reading

Complete run-time container security for production Kubernetes workloads

In this blog post we discuss how NeuVector integrates with IBM Cloud Container Service to provide complete run-time container security for your production Kubernetes workloads. We are excited to partner together to demonstrate how quickly and easily users can deploy a Kubernetes cluster in IBM Cloud and then secure those workloads in this new and ever-changing container and microservice world.

Continue reading

Automate and secure DevOps with container security

Adopting a container-based platform is the primary way development teams are streamlining their work and implementing secure DevOps. Pulling down a publicly available container image saves a lot of image preparation time. Automated toolchains also enable teams to develop and deploy innovative new apps more quickly, delivering frequent updates to customers. Safeguarding data associated with those […]

Continue reading