August 26, 2015

C-Ports: Docker Containers Across Multiple Clouds and Datacenters!

This post describes how we were able to turn the concept of deploying containers across multiple sites/cloud levels into a reality. C-Ports (pronounced seaports), as we call it, has already been demonstrated to effectively deploy containers across 5 clouds and 2 clusters in order to create a dynamic federation.

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August 25, 2015

Code for a cause in Bluemixathon: Operation Rescue and Recovery

You’ve never had a better reason to sign up and learn Bluemix! Devpost, the home for hackers, has just launched a new challenge: Bluemixathon - Operation Rescue and Recovery. You can use your coding skills to solve humanitarian issues by creating Bluemix apps to ease the logistics crises that arise during natural or man-made disasters.

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August 25, 2015

Tips for running Meteor.js on Bluemix

We’ve also seen an uptick in the number of clients interested in Meteor. I sat down with Jeff Sloyer to compare notes and we’d like to share three tips from our experience of running Meteor.js applications on Bluemix.

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August 25, 2015

Stop Password Fraud with Bluemix and aPersona

Stolen or weak passwords account for 95% of today’s data breaches. With password re-use at over 60%, you need to protect both your system admins AND your application users. aPersona makes it easy with their Adaptive Security Manager and BlueMix. Just four simple steps!

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August 24, 2015

#AskBluemix about the Internet of Things

How can you connect your smart devices through Bluemix? How can Bluemix ease your transition into the Internet of Things? Join IBM IoT subject matter experts in a tweet chat on Wednesday September 2 from 11:00 am to 11:30 am US Eastern Daylight Time.

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August 24, 2015

IBM Cloud gets creative with the Urban Art Cloud

Where did all of those lines, however hazy, between entertainment, art, advertising, selling, informing, and communing go? Boy did that question date me. Anyway, from the resulting soup of those disappearing lines comes a lot of new opportunities to do things like demonstrate transformative technology and encourage individual creativity at the same time. The IBM Urban Art Cloud is a good example that showcases the flexibility and scalability of SoftLayer along with the speed, variety, and freedom of the Bluemix cloud-based development tools.

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August 21, 2015

Join the Bluemix Blog!

Are you ready to share your knowledge of Bluemix? Or are you attending a Bluemix-related conference and think others will be interested in your experience? Then join the Bluemix blog! We'll offer suggestions on how to approach your topics and a collection of helpful "do's and don'ts."

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August 21, 2015

Webinar: Applying Artificial Intelligence to Build Smarter Apps

If you’ve used applications like Siri, Pandora, or Netflix, you’ve seen how artificial intelligence improves your experience with personalized recommendations and smart assistants. Now, learn how to put AI to work in your applications. See examples of how organizations are applying the newest AI technologies to gather and trend customer feedback, bucket and route inbound communications, build recommendation engines, etc.

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August 21, 2015

Check all buildpack versions in one convenient location!

Buildpack Versions is an application hosted on Bluemix that retrieves information from the cf buildpacks command and displays the result in an easy-to-read format, telling developers exactly which buildpack versions are in which target.

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