microservices

September 12, 2018

Transitioning Your Service Mesh From IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service Ingress to Istio Ingress

Istio is ready for production! This tutorial will provide steps for migrating a service mesh from Kubernetes Ingress resources to Istio's ingress gateway in an IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service environment.

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August 29, 2018

How is a Home Loan Chatbot a Cloud-Native App?

Microservice-based architectures and DevOps methods for app development are central to using the cloud-native model. In leveraging cloud technologies to rapidly deliver new and updated user experiences that advance core business requirements and strategies, the main goal is to remain focused on customer needs.

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August 27, 2018

Take the Day Off: Celebrating Labor Day with Kubernetes on the Job

This year, you can take Labor Day off, confident that IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service will be there for you. We'll manage the underlying Kubernetes service while you enjoy a much-needed a day off.

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August 14, 2018

Kubernetes 1.11 Support in IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

We are excited to announce the availability of Kubernetes v1.11.2 for your clusters that are running in IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service. With the Kubernetes service, you can easily upgrade your clusters without the need for deep Kubernetes knowledge.

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July 12, 2018

Container Native Monitoring Insights with Elastic on IBM Cloud

Learn about how Elastic easily deploys with the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service (IKS), providing full visibility of your containerized workloads and operational consistency with container deployments in a multi-cloud architecture.

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June 27, 2018

Obtain and visualise uniform metrics, logs, traces across microservices using Istio

In this blog post, you will learn how to setup Istio on your Kubernetes cluster using Helm or Kubernetes-YAML and you will be using add-ons like Jaeger, Prometheus, Grafana, & Weavescope to collect, query and visualize metrics, logs & traces (in-depth telemetry) for your microservices.

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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 21, 2018

IBM Cloud Container Service is now IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

Effective immediately, IBM Cloud Container Service is renamed to IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service (IKS).

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May 10, 2018

IBM goes to KubeCon EU 2018

CloudNativeCon and KubeCon is an important bi-annual event in Europe and North America, and we just wrapped up in Copenhagen last week. IBM is not only a founding member in CNCF (the organizer), we’re also a Diamond sponsor for the conference. Going into this event, we had a lot of momentum, leading us to great […]

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