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Configuring IBM Cloud App ID From the Toolchain

Learn how to configure the IBM Cloud App ID from a toolchain as part of continuous delivery process. This post gives some background and the script we use.

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How to Backup Your IBM Cloud Linux Server

This post covers how to backup entire partitions in Linux systems. The process utilizes the tar command in IBM Cloud's unique rescue environment and showcases the simplicity and flexibility of the process.

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Welcome to the New and Improved IBM Cloud Catalog

We are excited to announce that the IBM Cloud Catalog has recently undergone a bit of a makeover. With simplified categories, featured services, and an improved UX design, users can discover IBM Cloud offerings without the need to understand IBM-specific terminology or branding.

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Now available: WebSphere Application Server in IBM Cloud new monthly pricing option

We are introducing a new reserve contract pricing option that allows customers to purchase WebSphere in our IBM Cloud public offering through a pre-paid monthly subscription. These subscriptions are available for multi-tenant deployments in 8 VCORE 16GB increments with a minimum 6-month term.

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Where are my resources?

We all love leveraging cloud environments, but dealing with multiple geographically dispersed micro-services and service instances comes with the need of a robust and fast search engine that would help finding resources quickly despite their nature (e.g. service instance, application, container) and their location.

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Securing your Python app with OpenID Connect (OIDC)

Some weeks back I introduced to a tutorial on how to analyse GitHub traffic. The tutorial combines serverless technology and Cloud Foundry to automatically retrieve statistics and store them in Db2. The data can then be accessed and analyzed using a Python Flask app. Today, I am going to show you how the web site is protected using OpenID Connect and IBM Cloud App ID.

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Extend your global reach with Ready for IBM Cloud branding for your Cloud Solution

If you are an Independent Software Vendor, Managed Service Provider or Cloud Solution Provider you have the opportunity to extend your brand, validate your technology and gain global exposure with the Ready for Cloud mark.

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Analyze and visualize open data with Apache Spark

Many government agencies and public administrations offer access to data, contributing to open data. Using IBM Watson Studio with Jupyter Notebooks and Apache Spark it is simple to retrieve, combine and analyze data from different sources. The result can be easily visualized. Learn what it takes with this IBM Cloud solution tutorial.

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Flex harder, better, faster, stronger

A few months ago, we reimagined data warehousing in the IBM Cloud with Flex Performance, the flagship tier of our new Flex line of offerings. Flex brings new levels of elasticity, speed, and resiliency to data warehousing on the IBM Cloud, and forms the foundation for our strategy moving forward. We're working continuously to not only strengthen and enhance its capabilities, but to also make them more accessible to you so you can better leverage them and get the most out of your data warehouse. Today, we're proud to announce a significant update to our Flex family.

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