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August 13, 2018

CI/CD Pipeline for OpenWhisk Functions Using Whisk Deploy

The article presents a technique for developing a CI/CD pipeline in IBM Cloud for OpenWhisk functions using Whisk Deploy configuration cataloged in GitHub.

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August 9, 2018

Which Way Now For Cloud Foundry?

Are you a Cloud Foundry user? If so, then you're the world-leading expert on how CF snaps into your technical environment. Take the Cloud Foundry Foundation's annual survey to make your voice heard.

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July 18, 2018

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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May 30, 2018

IBM Cloud Private v2.1.0.3 Boosts Scalability and Security

IBM® just announced the release of version 2.1.0.3 of IBM Cloud Private which provides guidance for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance and adds new capabilities for securing, managing, and scaling your platform. Additionally, 2.1.0.3 includes support for both Microclimate and select open source runtimes.

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May 24, 2018

How to architect an application with microservices (part 2)

This 6-part series on microservices application development provides a context for defining a cloud-based pilot project that best fits current needs and prepares for a longer-term cloud adoption decision. Gartner analysts recently emphasized the importance of doing cloud native development as soon as possible after any initial migration of existing workloads. Explore the Gartner report […]

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May 16, 2018

What the stats say about container development

59% improved application quality and reduced defects. 57% reduced application downtime and costs. All adopted container development.   In 2017, IBM conducted an in-depth research study on the state of container adoption across all industries, startups to enterprises. The study reveals the most important solutions driving usage and highlights the key challenges that must be addressed by cloud providers. […]

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May 14, 2018

IBM Cloud Garage Method Field Guide

What does it mean to behave like a startup? How can you transform your business? Field-tested answers to these questions and others are found in the IBM Cloud Garage Method Field Guide. Presented in a fun and visual format, the Field Guide introduces the method and its related practices and architectures that you need to quickly develop quality products.

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March 13, 2018

How to organize users, teams and applications in IBM Cloud

Learn how to organize your project with multiple deployment environments

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March 13, 2018

How to build a cloud native app in 30 minutes

I’m one of the IBM Cloud App Service architects and have been involved in leading the team in the engineering and delivery of this tool for accelerating development of cloud native apps. After giving an overview of app architecture and stating the game plan,  I’ll take you through video demos of creating two microservices and an iOS […]

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