Chris Rothemich

April 15, 2016

Best of Bluemix: WebSockets and Docker as CLI app, REST services, Twitter Analytics

This post regularly showcases some of the best new Bluemix tutorials, videos, and other content published each week on developerWorks. Today's features using Docker and WebSockets to turn a CLI app into a cloud-enabled service, an example of a compelling, state-of-the-art web app and REST service, and two courses describing the Simple Search app and Spark Streaming with Twitter and Watson on Bluemix.

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February 24, 2016

Best of Bluemix: Docker containers & Golang, weather tracking, and hacker security

This post regularly showcases some of the best new Bluemix tutorials, videos, and other content published each week on developerWorks. In this installment, I highlight tutorials that explain how to containerize golang apps with Docker and Bluemix, integrate weather information into your mobile or web application, and detect attacks against Node.js applications.

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February 16, 2016

Best of Bluemix: Moving the cloud for Java developers

This post showcases some of the best new Bluemix tutorials, videos, courses, and other content published each week on developerWorks. Today I want to tell you about some great new resources to help Java developers on enterprise application servers make the move to the cloud.

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December 8, 2015

Best of Bluemix: Build life-saving apps, enhance Minecraft with Watson, and migrate LAMP apps

This post regularly showcases some of the best new Bluemix tutorials, videos, and other content published each week on developerWorks. We’ve published scads of helpful (and fun!) Bluemix content since I last posted. IBM Distinguished Engineer Kyle Brown discusses Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and applies the concepts to the needs of people affected by natural disaster; a tutorial on how to use Docker, Eclipse, and Bluemix to develop, extend, and host your own Minecraft servers; Chun Bin Tang walks PHP developers through migrating their apps to Bluemix. More...

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December 4, 2015

developerWorks Premium benefits explained: IBM Cloud Application Developer Certification

Last month, developerWorks announced its new subscription program, developerWorks Premium, and it’s packed with benefits for cloud developers like you! Today I’ll cover the IBM Cloud Application Developer Certification test you get as a developerWorks Premium member.

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October 20, 2015

developerWorks Premium benefits explained: Cloud subscription and credits

What do novice and experienced developers really want? They want to build cool stuff – fast! And they don’t want to break the bank to do it. Our developers told us they wanted more, and we listened. We worked with IBM and partners to put together developerWorks Premium, an annual membership program for developers. developerWorks Premium provides you with skill-building resources, cloud benefits, event discounts and lots more for one low price of 399 USD. In this blog series, I’ll explore in detail the benefits of developerWorks Premium membership.

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October 13, 2015

Best of Bluemix: New Fundamentals tutorial series, Vaadin, and fast app development

This regular post showcases some of the best new tutorials, videos, and other content published on developerWorks. It’s been awhile since I updated you on some of the many things going on at developerWorks. The team has been hard at work on the developerWorks Premium launch during that time; I’ll be writing more about developerWorks Premium in the coming weeks, but meanwhile I’d like to tell you about some of the great new Bluemix content dW has published recently on Bluemix Fundamentals, Java apps with Vaadin in the cloud, and IBM Emerging Technology Specialist Ben Miller's report on building a bespoke Bluemix app to help users determine where to live in London.

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September 7, 2015

Best of Bluemix: Content repos, SSO, and containers

This regular post spotlights some of the best new tutorials, videos, and other content published each week on developerWorks. Today's entries explain how to integrate an IBM Bluemix application with an on-premises IBM Content Manager instance using the Bluemix Secure Gateway service, how companies can deploy web apps to Bluemix and restrict access to users who have credentials in the company’s single sign-on in less than an hour, and an introduction to some of today’s popular application delivery technologies associated with cloud computing (bare metal, VM, and container-based delivery).

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August 25, 2015

Code for a cause in Bluemixathon: Operation Rescue and Recovery

You’ve never had a better reason to sign up and learn Bluemix! Devpost, the home for hackers, has just launched a new challenge: Bluemixathon - Operation Rescue and Recovery. You can use your coding skills to solve humanitarian issues by creating Bluemix apps to ease the logistics crises that arise during natural or man-made disasters.

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