database

August 25, 2017

Secure Your Db2 Data Base with Trusted Contexts

I recently introduced you to Cloud App Security. Now, you have that new cloud-based app. The data is going to be stored in DB2 (on or off the cloud). You want to protect the data, but that cloud app user needs read and write access to the database. You don't want to open the floodgates to the database for that user? Ok, here is a way to secure your Db2 data and still provide the required access. Even if that sounds impossible, trust me. And, I am going to put that "trust me" in context. Read on.

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July 13, 2017

Webinar: Graphs and Gremlin: A Sequel to SQL?

For decades now, SQL has been the colossus of data management query languages. Generations of database administrators, developers and analysts have built highly successful careers around tables and foreign key relationships, to the point where thinking about data in a relational schema has become second nature. In fact, many believe that relational databases are still the only safe and effective way to model complex data relationships.

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June 27, 2017

Connecting Node JS apps with Oracle databases on Bluemix

This blog offers guidance on connecting Node JS apps with Oracle databases on Bluemix.

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June 6, 2017

Compose Price Drop

We’re happy to announce that as of July 1, 2017, all IBM Compose database deployment prices will be reduced. To re-phrase Chicken Little, “The prices are falling, the prices are falling!” If you're not familiar with IBM Compose, it's a fully-managed service to run open source databases for applications.

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May 3, 2017

Join Us at DataLayer 2017 in Austin

DataLayer Conf 2017 is coming to Austin, Texas on May 17th to the Alamo Draft House on Lamar and we couldn't be more excited. This year we have top-notch speakers lined up to cover every aspect of the data layer. Talks will cover many databases including MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Redis, PostgreSQL, and more, as well as database technologies such as GraphQL.

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March 22, 2017

Learn How to use R with Databases

Do you want to leverage the power of R to unlock the value of data in relational databases? Are you a database professional and looking to get skilled in data science? Are you a data scientist and hitting the limits of R while trying to analyze very large data sets? If you answered yes to […]

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March 16, 2017

Introducing the IBM Cloud Developer Console

We just introduced The Bluemix Developer Console. Extending the current Bluemix Mobile Dashboard, this new experience goes beyond mobile and introduces new tools for quickly creating Cloud Native applications across web, mobile and backend. They aim to greatly cut down on development time by generating application starters with all the necessary boilerplate, build and configuration code, so that developers can start coding business logic faster.

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March 1, 2017

Get started guides for your favorite runtimes

For many developers, the Hello World starter applications on Bluemix are too basic and the sample applications on IBM-Bluemix.github.io page are a bit too advanced. If you agree with this, you'll find our recently released Runtime Getting Started guides extremely helpful.

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December 30, 2016

Compose for MySQL and Compose for ScyllaDB: the new Compose databases on Bluemix

Bluemix users have been opening up the catalog to the benefits of hosted and managed Compose for MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, RethinkDB, etcd and RabbitMQ. Now there are two more databases to add to that list: Compose for MySQL and ScyllaDB.

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