July 12, 2018

Db2 on Cloud Announces Disaster Recovery Node

The Db2 on Cloud team is excited to announce Disaster Recovery (DR) capabilities for Db2 on Cloud. It leverages Db2's HADR technology and lets users add a DR Node on demand in an offsite data center of their choice. In an unlikely event where the primary data server is affected by external circumstances, such as a natural disaster, users can failover to their Geo-Replicated Disaster Recovery Node with a few clicks.

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July 9, 2018

The Countdown Is On: Upgrade to VMware vSphere 6.5 Now!

Are you currently running VMware vSphere 5.5? Whether your workloads are on-premises or in a cloud environment, the time to upgrade to vSphere 6.5 is fast approaching.

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July 12, 2018

Db2 on Cloud Announces Disaster Recovery Node

The Db2 on Cloud team is excited to announce Disaster Recovery (DR) capabilities for Db2 on Cloud. It leverages Db2's HADR technology and lets users add a DR Node on demand in an offsite data center of their choice. In an unlikely event where the primary data server is affected by external circumstances, such as a natural disaster, users can failover to their Geo-Replicated Disaster Recovery Node with a few clicks.

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July 2, 2018

Now available: WebSphere Application Server in IBM Cloud new monthly pricing option

We are introducing a new reserve contract pricing option that allows customers to purchase WebSphere in our IBM Cloud public offering through a pre-paid monthly subscription. These subscriptions are available for multi-tenant deployments in 8 VCORE 16GB increments with a minimum 6-month term.

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June 19, 2018

Announcing IBM Key Protect Release in Frankfurt EU Region on IBM Public Cloud

Data leakage associated with data stored in the cloud is one of the top security concerns of cloud computing users. Having the ability to protect data with cryptographic encryption key management is critical to the overall security of a cloud ecosystem. Company policies, industry best practices, and government regulations are increasingly requiring data-at-rest encryption supported by encryption key management to be included as fundamental components of overall data storage, data management, and data governance.

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June 19, 2018

Announcing Data Virtualization (Federation) for Db2 on Cloud

IBM is happy to announce Db2 Data Virtualization features for Db2 on Cloud. Sometimes called “federation”, this feature lets our customers access data from multiple different databases with a single query. With this latest addition, users will now be able to access data that is located on any of their Db2 or Informix data sources including both cloud and on premises system. This functionality is supported on all versions of Db2 on Cloud, except for the free Lite plan (However, users can use the Lite plan as a target that you can pull data from).

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June 18, 2018

IBM Content Delivery Network improves user experience worldwide

This blog shows how much the IBM Content Delivery Network (CDN) can improve the performance of your cloud applications, globally. We tested some specific use cases, and we wanted to share what we learned!

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June 13, 2018

Now available: Veeam on IBM Cloud price reductions + new licensing options + free trial

We are excited to announce that we have reduced the price of our existing Veeam Availability Suite Enterprise Plus and Veeam Physical Agent solutions, as well as launched a new Veeam License, Veeam Backup and Replication. The new prices and options are now available in our IBM Cloud Portal: Veeam Availability Suite Enterprise Plus for […]

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June 12, 2018

IBM Blockchain Platform Starter Plan GA

IBM Blockchain Platform Starter Plan is the fast, easy, and low cost way to get started building blockchain applications on the IBM Blockchain Platform The IBM Blockchain Platform is a cloud-based platform which provides tools for you to easily develop, operate, and grow your blockchain applications. Our existing Enterprise Plan is best for production blockchain […]

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