You expect and deserve answers to questions as quickly as possible so that you can move forward with your business. In Bluemix Support, we receive a number of similar questions involving account changes, billing, and login issues. As we see patterns, we update our externally published FAQs to help you address questions without needing to open a ticket. However, if you need to open a ticket, we will address it as quickly as possible based on the documented severity levels in our Getting customer support information. In conjunction with my April 2016 Common Bluemix ID and billing questions article, here are some questions and answers:
Thank you for using IBM IoT for Automotive Experimental Bluemix service. We’d like to inform you that we are retiring the IBM IoT for Automotive Experimental Bluemix service on 10/18/2017.
Context Mapping, Driver Behavior and Automotive Experimental withdrawing support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1
As part of our commitment to security, IBM Watson IoT Context Mapping, IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior and IBM Watson IoT for Automotive Experimental Bluemix will be withdrawing support for TLS 1.0. and TLS 1.1 This helps us align with industry best practices for security and data integrity. IBM Watson IoT Context Mapping, IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior and IBM Watson IoT for Automotive Experimental Bluemix will continue to support TLS 1.2.
The support for 3DES cipher suites in TLS connections made to Watson Developer Cloud services is being disabled on July 24, 2017 to eliminate a vulnerability.
As part of our commitment to security, Watson IoT Platform will be shortly withdrawing support for TLS 1.0. This helps us align with industry best practices for security and data integrity. The Watson IoT Platform will continue to support TLS 1.1 and 1.2 and clients using TLS 1.0 must upgrade to 1.1 or higher.