Dan Kehn

April 25, 2019

Java Licensing Has Changed, but There’s Good News

If you downloaded your Java SE binary from Oracle.com and are using it for commercial purposes, you have probably heard that they’ve introduced a new pricing model. Fortunately, the Eclipse OpenJ9 project delivers a no-cost JVM on AdoptOpenJDK, even for commercial use. As an added bonus, OpenJ9 is faster and leaner than other JVMs.

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March 7, 2019

Modernize Your WebSphere Apps to the Cloud

Mix existing Java EE app capabilities and IBM Cloud services like AI and data analytics with IBM Cloud Application Platform. it combines application modernization and cloud-native application development into a single, consolidated offering.

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February 1, 2019

Java Licensing Has Changed, but There’s Good News

If you downloaded your Java SE binary from Oracle.com and are using it for commercial purposes, you may have heard that they’ve introduced a new pricing model. Fortunately, the Eclipse OpenJ9 project delivers a no-cost JVM on AdoptOpenJDK, even for commercial use. As an added bonus, OpenJ9 is faster and leaner than other JVMs.

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May 14, 2018

Hands-on time with IBM Cloud Private

To give you an idea of the IBM Cloud Private environment, the IBM Cloud Garage Method site hosts a hands-on demonstration using actual private servers, allocated on demand for your evaluation. The brief 10 minute demo guides you through the steps of installing a storefront shopping application defined by several Kurbernetes-based microservices. Once installed, you’ll see how to monitor its deployment and running status.

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March 23, 2018

Hands-on time with IBM Cloud Private

To give you an idea of the IBM Cloud Private environment, the IBM Cloud Garage Method site hosts a hands-on demonstration using actual private servers, allocated on demand for your evaluation. The brief 10 minute demo guides you through the steps of installing a storefront shopping application defined by several Kurbernetes-based microservices. Once installed, you’ll see how to monitor its deployment and running status.

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March 14, 2018

Meet the IBM Cloud Garage Method experts at Think 2018

Last week I highlighted dozens of sessions from the IBM Cloud Garage consultancy of cloud architects and solution engineers that you’ll want to remember when planning your agenda. In this blog post, I introduce four of my colleages from our team on the IBM Cloud Garage Method. They will be on the staff supporting the Think 2018 conference as presenters, lab leaders, and “Ask Me Anything” experts. Look for them and ask them about the updated Garage Method Field Guide and two new Guides!

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March 6, 2018

Join us in the IBM Cloud Garage at Think 2018

Think 2018 will feature all of IBM’s essential technologies in one place, including Cloud and data, Blockchain, infrastructure, and AI. The IBM Cloud Garage consultancy of cloud architects and solution engineers will be there as presenters, lab instructors, and consultants in the Cloud and Data Campus. This post highlights their sessions and discussions to help you plan your agenda!

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November 28, 2017

Webinar: Don’t go it alone! Accelerate IBM Cloud Private adoption with proven roadmaps

IBM can help your company modernize your application infrastructure as well as your development and operations culture to ensure your success with a pragmatic, swift, and low-risk cloud adoption journey that builds on your existing investments in technology and talent. Join this session to hear about IBM's client learnings from IBM Cloud Private patterns and use cases that you apply to your own cloud adoption plans.

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June 19, 2017

Get started with IBM Cloud with a free online course

Want to learn more about cloud development? Our free online course will help you understand the fundamentals of cloud computing and essential IVBMN Cloud services.

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