Katie Krantz

January 23, 2017

Get hands-on with Watson APIs: join us at Coding Cognitive

IBM is teaming up with Ace Hotel, Tech Hire and Mogul to host a series of Coding Cognitive Study Groups to allow developers to get hands-on with Watson.

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November 2, 2016

5 reasons developers can’t afford to miss Watson DevCon

The countdown to the first-ever Watson Developer Conference is on. In less than one month, developers, students and entrepreneurs will be coming to the Innovation Hangar in San Francisco to learn how to drive innovation through cognitive app development. I’m here to give you a behind-the-scenes look.

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October 17, 2016

5 reasons developers can’t afford to miss Watson DevCon

The countdown to the first-ever Watson Developer Conference is on. In less than one month, developers, students and entrepreneurs will be coming to the Innovation Hangar in San Francisco to learn how to drive innovation through cognitive app development. I’m here to give you a behind-the-scenes look.

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March 18, 2015

Cognitive is the new competitive advantage @ SXSW Interactive

When it comes to developing products for cloud, mobile and social, you need an agile and flexible approach. During their SXSW Interactive session “Innovating Development of Cloud, Mobile and Social” on Monday, IBMers Nathan Vega and Moe Abdula discussed just how Bluemix is defining the next generation of innovation and entrepreneurship. They shared how new approaches to development and new APIs and capabilities can radically change product/app definition, design, development and deployment for themselves and their clients. The #SXSWIBM session even ended with a live demo, showcasing an IoT app Moe built on Bluemix, the Digital Innovation Platform.

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March 16, 2015

Sights & Sounds of Bluemix @ SXSW Interactive

The SXSW Interactive Festival is in full swing and the Lounge in the IBM Cloud has been buzzing with attendees interested in Bluemix and checking out the hands on IoT powered by Bluemix demos. The Lounge is the perfect place for SXSWi festival goers to recharge and learn more about Bluemix services. Many have been creating personalized stress balls with the IoT Eggbot and racing the IoT chariot around, while capturing real-time driving information, all powered by Bluemix.

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March 13, 2015

Check out Bluemix @ SXSW Interactive

As many of you know, SXSW 2015 kicks off today with the Interactive Festival. With 72,000 registrants and artists in attendance at the conference this year, it’s an exciting time to be in Austin! Come join Bluemix at the Lounge in the IBM Cloud at the festival. It’s not only the perfect place to step away from the hustle & bustle of SXSW, but a great opportunity to check out hands on IoT powered by Bluemix demos. You can also talk to Bluemix designers and product managers at the all-day IBM Design event at the Vulcan Gas Company.

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February 17, 2015

Insider Preview of IBM InterConnect 2015

In less than a week, we’re bringing together the best of three dynamic IBM conferences— Impact, Innovate and Pulse —into a single cloud and mobile event. This means all of today’s most important technologies, including Cloud, Mobile, DevOps, IoT and more will all be at IBM InterConnect 2015. But it doesn’t end there— dev@InterConnect will […]

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January 30, 2015

AnswerHub Speeds Deployment and Attracts New Customers

In order to strengthen its knowledge management software capabilities, AnswerHub searched for a PaaS to enable enterprise customers to capture and share knowledge more effectively. With Bluemix’s cost-effective environment and its ever-evolving set of services and applications, AnswerHub expects to create new communities in hours rather weeks. This blog entry introduces the case study explaining how they leveraged Bluemix to pursue new avenues for business growth.

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December 11, 2014

Bernhardt Furniture Launches a Virtual Showroom App on Bluemix with IBM jStart

Two times a year, representatives of family-owned Bernhardt Furniture travel to Highpoint, NC for “the fashion week of furniture.” This show is for new furniture introductions and in the past, Bernhardt has relied on paper-based orders, making the ordering process more complicated and cumbersome than it needed to be. Lacey Griffith, Director of IT, realized the company's need for delivering an electronic solution with a mobile app, but recognized there would be challenges associated in doing so. And that’s where Bluemix and the IBM jStart team comes in.

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