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April 26, 2019

Updated Tutorial: Database-Driven Chatbot

The tutorial on how to build a database-driven chatbot has been updated. It's now simpler to deploy and and offers more options—Slack, Facebook Messenger, Wordpress, and more.

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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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January 11, 2019

How-To: Running HA IBM DB2 on Kubernetes

You can easily run an HA IBM Db2 container on Kubernetes using Portworx for replication, snapshots, backups, volume resizing, and even encryption.

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December 21, 2018

IBM Cloud Solution Tutorials – 2018 in Review

We added many IBM Cloud Solution Tutorials in 2018. Here is a look back at our favorite tutorials and a perspective on trending technologies (for 2019).

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December 13, 2018

Slack Chatbot with PostgreSQL Backend

Learn what it takes to replace a database service for an existing IBM Cloud solution tutorial. Build a serverless Slack chatbot backed by PostgreSQL.

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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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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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June 4, 2018

How to pack serverless Python actions

For my tutorial on automated data retrieval and analytics, I use IBM Cloud Functions to automatically fetch GitHub traffic statistics once a day. It is implemented as a serverless Python action. Because some Python packages are needed, the question was how to pack and create the action. In this blog post, I share my experiences.

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