microservices

Looking to buy a home? Here’s how an AI chatbot can help

As developers at UBank, Australia’s leading digital bank, we’re constantly reconfiguring the way we work to produce the next big innovation for both our business and the digital banking industry. Disruption through innovation is at the heart of everything we do. One of our most recent innovations is RoboChat, Australia’s first AI chatbot to help […]

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Get Started with Streaming Analytics + Message Hub

Message Hub provides a simple communication mechanism built on Apache Kafka, enabling communication between loosely coupled Bluemix services. This article shows how to communicate with Message Hub from the Streaming Analytics Bluemix service using the messaging toolkit.

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Security Containerized Workloads in IBM Cloud Using Aporeto

This blog was co-authored with Amir Sharif, co-founder of Aporeto. We’re excited to bring Aporeto’s capabilities to IBM Cloud Container Service, providing choice and flexibility to our users.

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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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What’s included in the IBM Cloud Developer Tools CLI version 1.2.0

New features and fixes in version 1.2.0 of the IBM Cloud Developer Tools CLI.

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Secure microservice-to-microservice communication across Kubernetes clusters using a private network

Deploying microservices works great inside a single Kubernetes cluster. But what if your microservices need to communicate with other microservices that are deployed in a separate cluster? And how can you connect those microservices using an encrypted connection through a private network for added security? This how-to presents the steps for the IBM Cloud Container Service.

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Digital banking with a microservices architecture: a UBank story

Operating since 2008 with a maximum of 200 employees forces UBank to attract new business through non-traditional methods. As Australia’s leading digital-only bank, UBank’s online home loan application process disrupted retail banking by delivering a simpler, better and smarter customer experience.

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Turn-key Kubernetes with data visualization and analytics

There are many reasons why you might choose Kubernetes as your platform for hosting your application(s). In Cloud Foundry, for each application, the platform provides the isolation, OS, runtime, networking and management capabilities. This opinionated environment is ideal for some use cases. Kubernetes provides similar capabilities but gives you the control of the OS, runtime, networking rules of each service, communication between services in your cluster and more.

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Do your microservices matter?

Microservices architectures and DevOps methods for application development are central to bringing the benefits of cloud technologies to rapid delivery of user experiences that advance core business requirements and strategies. Aligning those things is the main goal of the cloud native approach. However, differences between organizations that use the same cloud technologies make it obvious […]

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