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IBM Container Service Makes Docker Production-Ready

Recent offerings in the container space sparked a lot of buzz about Docker, Kubernetes, and ISTIO. Where does IBM stand in all of this? Let’s take a closer look… IBM Bluemix Container Service builds on open source technology to provide production-ready security, life-long node management, and accelerated innovation for multi-container apps. You can move enterprise-grade […]

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Three “Can’t Miss” Sessions at VMworld 2017 – including Dr. Michio Kaku!

IBM + VMware have joined forces to simplify hybrid cloud adoption. Wherever you are in your cloud journey, VMworld is the ideal place to learn about the latest technical innovations, get hands-on experience, and mingle with subject matter experts. As you finalize your schedule and prepare for the conference, we’ve highlighted three exciting sessions that you won’t want to miss:

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Locating IoT with Skyhook Precision Location

In the Internet of Things (IoT), millions of connected "things" record and communicate important data via the Internet to central platforms or other "things." This data provides important information such as temperature, humidity, diagnostics, or usage that can be used in troubleshooting, servicing, or providing status updates to interested parties. For most use cases, the location of a given device is a critical element that must be calculated and transmitted accurately and efficiently.

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What is a geo-intelligent communication platform? Kitewalk explains

Kitewalk is a cloud-based geo-intelligent communication platform which allows sources to get in immediate contact and interact with targets of their interest around their physical locations. Sources are typically users or devices. Targets are generally referred to as geo-content, dynamic content or simply content, and they can be of any nature: other users, IoT devices, houses on sale, events, jobs, projects, you name it (anything which has a physical location and a lifetime is eligible for being dynamic content)!

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Tracking cargo shipments with Mendix, Watson and Blockchain

There is no shortage of potentially ground-breaking IoT ideas out there, but there aren't many IoT use cases to pull inspiration from for developers. To demonstrate the possibilities of what companies can build, the Mendix Evangelist team built an IoT application using IBM Watson IoT and IBM Blockchain in just 10 days without writing a single line of code. Here's how it was done.

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IoT Platform Widget Library – Rapidly Build Application User Interface with Real-Time Data

The IoT Widget Library allows developers to rapidly build an user interface for their IoT application, processing real time data from the physical and simulated devices. This library, written in HTML 5, can be embedded in major UI frameworks, including Angular JS, React/Redux, Polymer, and HTML 5.

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SmartFactoryKL- IBM’s learning factory and Industrie 4.0 Reference Architecture example

SmartFactoryKL has become the learning and showcase factory for IBM and its strategic technology in the area of Industrie 4.0 and addresses the full scope of the IBM Industrie 4.0 Reference Architecture. This post presents their use cases that demonstrate a typical Industrie 4.0 project in a public-private initiative.

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IBM at OSCON 2017

IBM at OSCON 2017 May 8-11, 2017 Austin Convention Center Booth 301 Thanks to everybody who stopped by our booth, chatted with our developers, and joined our sessions at OSCON 2017. Keep checking this blog for post-event interviews, and links to the IBM keynote and sessions. If you missed the book signing, get the e-book […]

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Watson IoT Platform disabling TLS 1.0

As part of our commitment to security, Watson IoT Platform will be shortly withdrawing support for TLS 1.0. This helps us align with industry best practices for security and data integrity. The Watson IoT Platform will continue to support TLS 1.1 and 1.2 and clients using TLS 1.0 must upgrade to 1.1 or higher.

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