buildpacks

May 5, 2016

Bluemix Node.js Buildpack v3.3 – FIPS mode and more

The IBM SDK for Node.js Buildpack v3.3 is released and live on Bluemix! We added a new FIPS mode feature, fixed several bugs, and have some news about future buildpack changes. This post summarizes the the highlights.

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February 4, 2016

Bluemix Node.js Buildpack v3.0 — Node v4 is now default, caching support updated and more!

The IBM SDK for Node.js Buildpack v3.0 is released and live on Bluemix! Following a major set of changes that were released on the Cloud Foundry community Node.js buildpack in late 2015, we are fully synchronized again. In addition to community changes, there have been changes to certain defaults, optimizations to reduce staging time and updates to the App Management feature. More...

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February 4, 2016

Liberty buildpack v2.4 – New runtime versions and security fixes

We have released a new version of the Liberty for Java buildpack in Bluemix that includes component version updates and security fixes. We also removed Liberty buildpack v1 from Bluemix, as part of the transition plan to v2. More...

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December 3, 2015

ASP.NET 5 buildpack updates for RC1 support

The ASP.NET 5 buildpack supports ASP.NET 5 Release Candidate 1, or RC1. Now you can use beta8 or RC1 DNX. More...

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November 13, 2015

Community buildpack updates in Bluemix

We are updating the community buildpacks across all the Bluemix public regions, which is expected to complete early next week. This post documents the new versions that will be available. More...

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November 3, 2015

ASP.NET 5 buildpack updates for beta8 support

We just pushed out a new version of the ASP.NET 5 buildpack in Bluemix! The update allows you to run applications using the ASP.NET 5 beta8 release. More...

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October 19, 2015

Performance improvements in Liberty buildpack v2.1

Today, we have released a new version of the Liberty buildpack. The v2.1 buildpack provides a couple of important performance improvements. More...

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October 15, 2015

StrongLoop DevOps for Node.js Applications on Bluemix

StrongLoop has powerful DevOps utilities such as Metrics, Tracing, and Profiling to analyze and manage running Node.js applications. You may have tried these capabilities with the LoopBack Starter boilerplate, but you can now easily enable them for your own Node.js (including non-LoopBack) applications! The StrongLoop capabilities are enabled by the App Management feature on Bluemix, but you will still need a StrongLoop account and license to use the full capabilities.

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September 18, 2015

ASP.NET 5 buildpack updates for beta7 support

We just pushed out a new version of the ASP.NET 5 buildpack in Bluemix! The update allows you to run applications using the ASP.NET 5 beta7 release. A change you’ll notice is that the buildpack is no longer providing its own web server and your applications are expected to declare one as a dependency instead. More...

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