June 25, 2014

What’s new in Mobile Cloud for June

The newest version of the Mobile Cloud services is now available on Bluemix! If you’ve been with us since the Beta, there are several key items you’ll want to know about. This post contains a general overview of the changes that were made to the Mobile Cloud SDK and services.

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June 21, 2014

Node.js Runtime Security Fix

An OpenSSL security exposure [1] that affects the node.js runtime in Bluemix was fixed in an update to the IBM’s node.js version 0.10.28, which is embedded in Bluemix node.js buildpack v1-20140617-2114. It was also fixed in the open source version of node.js 0.10.29.

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June 18, 2014

Collecting Diagnostic Data After a Crash

If a Liberty Bluemix application crashes, the default behavior is that it will immediately restart. The problem with this behavior is that all diagnostic files such as dumps and traces are lost. In order to delay the restart so that dumps and traces can be collected, set this environment variable for your application . . . .

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June 17, 2014

Getting Started with Laravel on BlueMix

Luckily, there are services out there that take the grunt work out of creating web applications. In this tutorial, we’ll create a basic Laravel app, deploy it on Bluemix, and bind it to a database.

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June 16, 2014

Introducing mybluemix.net, the new domain for your application

We're excited to announce a new domain for all of our user applications: mybluemix.net. The new domain will help isolate Bluemix core components from the applications you have running on the platform. Going forward, [yourapp].mybluemix.net will be the default domain for any new applications you create in Bluemix.

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June 12, 2014

WebSphere Liberty Buildpack : a tale of two PaaS

The WebSphere Liberty buildpack is now available for developers on Pivotal Web Services, providing a common Java runtime with IBM Bluemix. With the WebSphere Liberty buildpack you can stage Java applications on Cloud Foundry, and other cloud platforms, using features and functions from the lightweight and highly composable WebSphere Liberty profile with the IBM JRE.

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June 10, 2014

Learn how to deploy apps to Bluemix with Eclipse in a minute!

If you are looking for a super quick outline of using Eclipse and the Bluemix plugin to deploy apps, here it is!

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June 6, 2014

Debugging node apps running on Cloud Foundry

I've just posted an entry to my personal blog titled "debugging node apps running on Cloud Foundry", describing a technique you can use to debug your node apps while they're running on Cloud Foundry.

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May 28, 2014

Bluemix UI: Exciting May Updates!

We're excited to announce several new features and enhancements that are now live in theBluemix UI.

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