Sanjay Joshi

March 26, 2015

[PROPOSED] Food for thought when porting your app to Bluemix

This post concisely describes concepts important for dev awareness as they assess and create a porting strategy for an app of interest. Practical understanding around dynamic port/host assignment, ephemeral file storage, loose coupling of environment variables to services, basics about buildpacks and platform interaction are important factors that will shape the most effective approach for […]

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July 3, 2014

Getting Started with Piwik on IBM Bluemix™ using MySQL, SendGrid and Twilio

Here’s the latest post in my “BluemixRox” series on deploying popular open-source projects onto Bluemix. Piwik is a PHP-based open source web analytics platform that gives valuable insights into your website’s visitors, your marketing campaigns and much more, so you can optimize your strategy and online experience of your visitors.

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April 24, 2014

Enhancing Ghost.js with Cloudant on IBM codename: BlueMix

As a followup to my last post for deploying Ghost.js on IBM codename:BlueMix, I would like to share a follow-up technique which utilizes a Cloudant CouchDB instance as a persistent image datastore.

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March 17, 2014

Deploying Ghost.js on IBM Bluemix

Ghost is a crowd funded open source Node.js application which allows you to write and publish your own blog, giving you the tools to make it easy and even fun to do. It's simple, elegant, and designed so that you can spend less time making your blog work and more time blogging.

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February 17, 2014

Deploy a Drupal Application on IBM BlueMix

Drupal is a free and open-source content management framework written in PHP. It is used as a back-end framework for at least 2.1% of all websites worldwide ranging from personal blogs to corporate, political, and government sites including whitehouse.gov and data.gov.uk. It is also used for knowledge management and business collaborationIn order to have Drupal work on the IBM BlueMix Platform, do the following...

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February 17, 2014

Deploy a WordPress Application on IBM Bluemix

WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL which runs on a web hosting service. Features include a plug-in architecture and a template system. WordPress is completely customizable and can be used for almost anything. You can use Wordpress as a foundation of your web application to call social data APIs.

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