Action Required Service Updates

March 12, 2019

Expanding Data Warehouse Capabilities for the IBM Hybrid Data Management Platform

The IBM Hybrid Data Management Platform is expanding capabilities with both the Flex and Hybrid Flex plans. These two types of warehousing solutions will help you optimize your hybrid cloud architectures in terms of both performance and cost-savings

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March 5, 2019

Deprecating IBM Workload Scheduler on IBM Cloud

We are announcing the deprecation of the IBM Workload Scheduler on IBM Cloud service on March 31, 2019. We are also offering the option to migrate to IBM Workload Automation on Cloud for all customers who are currently using IBM Workload Scheduler.

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March 12, 2019

Changes Are Coming to IBM Cloud Databases for Elasticsearch 5.6

As you may know, the End of Life (EOL) date for Elasticsearch 5.6 is fast approaching. This means that on March 11, 2019, Elasticsearch is ending support for minor releases of version 5.x.

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February 19, 2019

IBM Analytics Engine: Changes to Cluster Credential Access

To make your cluster more secure and to prevent malicious conduct, IBM Analytics Engine will now follow the security best practices and only return the cluster credentials via the reset password API when requested by the user.

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February 13, 2019

IBM Cloudant Security Update: TLS 1.2+ and Service Endpoints

The IBM Cloudant team wants to share some very important updates that will bring enhanced security to the service. These updates will change the way you engage with Cloudant, so please review to ensure that your applications can take advantage and continue uninterrupted.

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February 12, 2019

IBM Blockchain Platform Free 2.0 Beta

Today, we are unveiling the first look at the next generation architecture of the cloud-based IBM Blockchain Platform with a free 2.0 beta. This is another milestone towards IBM’s vision of a fully-flexible blockchain platform that can truly run anywhere.

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January 8, 2019

Sydney? Version 9.1.1? IBM MQ MFT? IBM MQ on Cloud Welcomes You with Open Arms

IBM MQ is now available in Sydney, Australia. Additionally, you can enjoy MQ 9.1.1 in the managed service by upgrading your queue managers manually or waiting until the automatic upgrade on February 6, 2019.

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January 8, 2019

IBM DevOps Insights Team Dynamics is Now Live

Today, we're announcing the general availability of Team Dynamics in DevOps Insights. Team Dynamics provides qualitative answers to software delivery team leaders about how their teams are performing.

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January 4, 2019

Recent Kubernetes Security Disclosures for Dashboard and API Server Proxy

There have been two security Kubernetes security disclosures on Friday, January 4, 2019. Here are the details of these disclosures and how to mitigate them while using the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service.

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