You can run IBM Cloud Private on IBM's public cloud, but you can equally run it on other public clouds, such as Amazon's AWS or externally on a third-party computing platform. To achieve the best outcome of running IBM Cloud Private on AWS, proper planning and operation are required. This series documents best practices based on proven experience working with clients.
Before tackling the job of modernizing your applications, you need to assess your application inventory and how it aligns with business priorities. This will help you determine the best technical path to modernization and the effort and resources required.
Re-energizing IT systems with new capabilities can be intimidating, but you don’t have to tackle it all at once. IBM gives a roadmap for modernization within a product, as well as open-source extension points for adding in new capabilities. The IBM Cloud lets you test drive those approaches easily and securely to modernize the application.
To hit the ground running for any project based on cloud-based applications, it is very important to set up the associated infrastructure for the development of microservices. Quick and high-speed development can be achieved if the team has a way to do Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) of the application.
Growing organizations are adopting and scaling cloud-native approaches across architectures and technologies to rapidly deliver engaging experiences to their customers. The IBM Cloud Garage Method can help.
Transformation is hard. When starting a digital transformation, there will be internal/external forces that will require organizations to reevaluate and adjust their transformational strategy as new disruptive technologies continue to emerge.
Now it's easy to learn how to apply Agile and Lean principles to get customers to experiment, learn, and deliver successful projects as a cloud architect.