Db2 Warehouse on Cloud

March 27, 2019

Db2 Warehouse Flex Comes to Amazon Web Services (AWS)

In a strategic escalation in our approach to cloud data warehousing, we’re bringing Db2 Warehouse Flex to Amazon Web Services as a fully managed, scalable, and elastic cloud data warehouse.

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March 12, 2019

Expanding Data Warehouse Capabilities for the IBM Hybrid Data Management Platform

The IBM Hybrid Data Management Platform is expanding capabilities with both the Flex and Hybrid Flex plans. These two types of warehousing solutions will help you optimize your hybrid cloud architectures in terms of both performance and cost-savings

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October 24, 2018

Smart, Serverless, Slack: Automated Weekly Reports

Automate weekly reporting to Slack the serverless way. We save time and resources using IBM Cloud to publish GitHub traffic statistics.

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October 16, 2018

Growing Our Family of Elastic Data Warehouse Offerings

Meet Flex, the newest member of our elastic data warehouse family. It delivers independent scaling of storage and compute, self-service backup and restore, and fast-recovery HA in a configuration optimized for storage-dense workloads.

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September 12, 2018

Introducing First-Class Integration Between Segment and IBM Db2 Warehouse on Cloud

We're proud to announce the immediate availability of a first-class integration between Segment and our very own IBM Db2 Warehouse on Cloud. Db2 Warehouse is our fully-managed, enterprise-class, petabyte-scale cloud data warehouse built with scalability and performance as the defining characteristics.

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June 20, 2018

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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May 21, 2018

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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February 20, 2018

Upcoming changes to RStudio in Db2 Warehouse on Cloud

We've decided to deprecate built-in support of RStudio in all existing and future Db2 Warehouse on Cloud deployments starting April 24th, 2018, in favor of having Watson Studio as a single, collaborative hub for your data science workflow.

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February 15, 2018

Database-driven Slack chatbot with Conversation service

Ever wanted to build a Slackbot, a chatbot integrated into Slack, on your own? I am going to show you how easy it is to integrate Slack or Facebook Messenger with the IBM Watson Conversation service. As a bonus, the bot is going to access a Db2 database to store and retrieve data. The code in the tutorial uses a serverless fashion with IBM Cloud Functions.

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