Services

August 6, 2018

Implementing a Big Data Platform on IBM Cloud

Businesses can reap the benefits of Big Data as a service solution on the cloud by leveraging IBM Message Hub (managed Kafka), IBM Streaming Analytics, IBM Analytics Engine (built on open-source Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark), and IBM Cloud Object Storage.

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July 13, 2018

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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May 24, 2018

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 […]

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May 14, 2018

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.

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May 3, 2018

Kubernetes versions in IBM Cloud Container Service

We are excited to announce the availability of Kubernetes v1.10.1 for your clusters that are running in IBM Cloud Container Service. You can easily update your cluster without the need for deep Kubernetes knowledge. When you deploy new clusters, the default Kubernetes version is now v1.9.7, or you can choose to immediately deploy v1.10.1. IBM Cloud Container Service now supports the latest four Kubernetes versions: v1.7, v1.8, v1.9, and v1.10. Please note that following our n-2 version support model, v1.7 will soon be deprecated.

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March 20, 2018

Meet the team from the IBM Cloud Garage at Think 2018

The Client Technical Engagement (CTE) team can help you accelerate your business outcomes. CTE has a premier location at the heart of the Think 2018 Cloud and Data campus -- on the expo floor at booth #660. We're bringing designers, developers, consultants, solution architects and technical luminaries to work with our clients on their cloud adoption and transformation journeys.

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March 16, 2018

Step-Up your Cloud Journey with IBM Cloud Advisory Services

The Cloud First and IT Modernization strategy has been talked about for quite some time. However, the journey to get there remains a bit of an enigma for many organizations. Across all industries, organizations are rapidly evolving within short term horizons and most are under pressure to achieve success on the cloud, since benefits such as reduced risk, agility and cost savings enhance the cloud’s appeal.

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March 14, 2018

Meet the IBM Cloud Garage Method experts at Think 2018

Last week I highlighted dozens of sessions from the IBM Cloud Garage consultancy of cloud architects and solution engineers that you’ll want to remember when planning your agenda. In this blog post, I introduce four of my colleages from our team on the IBM Cloud Garage Method. They will be on the staff supporting the Think 2018 conference as presenters, lab leaders, and “Ask Me Anything” experts. Look for them and ask them about the updated Garage Method Field Guide and two new Guides!

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March 13, 2018

And we’re off! MQ on IBM Cloud is here

This managed service was made generally available from March 13th on IBM Cloud. Here are some of the key improvements we’ve made since releasing the Beta:

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