We are excited to announce that the IBM Cloud Catalog has recently undergone a bit of a makeover. With simplified categories, featured services, and an improved UX design, users can discover IBM Cloud offerings without the need to understand IBM-specific terminology or branding.
Yantra transformed into an award winning Fintech powerhouse. Yantra Financial Technologies was recognized as a “Company to Watch” as part of the 2016 FinTech Forward rankings released by American Banker and BAI.
Today, we are expanding on those changes to make our catalog global and to make deploying things where you need them on Bluemix more straightforward.
It’s hard to believe it’s already been a year since we announced the general availability of Bluemix. But, in honor of our first anniversary, we’ve got some big news to share. The exciting updates that went live late last week include the official release of IBM Containers, service keys to facilitate connecting to services from outside of Bluemix, usability improvements, and enhancements to documentation.
It's been a couple months since my last Bluemix Updates blog. But, the team has kept working, and on the eve of Cinco de Mayo I thought it was time to share some great new features and functions that have recently gone live. These include a new and improved pricing page and Labs section in the Bluemix Catalog, overhauled Bluemix docs, including the ability to leave inline feedback, improvements to SSL certificate support for custom domains, ability to communicate with live IBM representatives via text chat and video chat and lots more...
WordPress on Bluemix, an IBM jStart project, is now available from the catalog! The WordPress on Bluemix boilerplate adds services like Object Storage for media and SendGrid for integrated email. It comes preconfigured with these services and the default settings necessary to bring WordPress to Bluemix on the cloud. In the past, setting up WordPress involved manually downloading and pushing code; now this can all be done easily through the Bluemix web console. Visit the Bluemix catalog to quickly deploy your own WordPress website and have it hosted on Bluemix.
Lots of news in October! For example, an exciting partnership was announced this week between IBM and Twitter. By combining the worldwide social pulse from Twitter with IBM's powerful cloud-based analytics, customer engagement platforms, and consulting services, businesses will be able to gain brand new insights into their customers and market trends. Read about Bluemix's new Ustream Service, IBM DataWorks and IBM dashDB, buildpack updates, UI improvements, and much more.