cloud object storage

March 4, 2019

Data Skipping for IBM Cloud SQL Query

We're going to show you how data skipping can boost the performance of your queries with IBM Cloud SQL Query and reduce cost at the same time.

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December 18, 2018

SQL Query Releases Serverless Transformation and Partitioning of Data in Open Formats

We're excited to announce that SQL Query now allows you to specify the format and layout in which a result for a SQL query is written. By adding these abilities we're opening up serverless data transforming in IBM Cloud Object Storage.

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November 19, 2018

Create a Presigned URL to Download an Object in Python 3.x

In one of my serverless (IBM Cloud Functions) proof of concepts, I had an idea of creating a pre-signed URL. Presigned URLs create a temporary link that can be used to share an object publicly.

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October 25, 2018

Box Cloud Content Management on IBM Cloud Object Storage

We are excited to share that as of October 1st, joint Box and IBM customers can now leverage  IBM Cloud Object Storage for their infrastructure needs in the US. This new collaboration expands on the investment that IBM and Box continue to make to provide customers greater opportunities to leverage the IBM Cloud.

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October 17, 2018

IBM Cloud Object Storage Archive is Now Available at $0.002 per GB

The IBM Cloud team is excited to announce the general availability of IBM Cloud Object Storage Archive. At $0.002 per gigabyte per month, IBM Cloud Object Storage Archive is an extremely low-cost, scalable, secure, and durable solution designed for long-term data archival, backup, and disaster recovery.

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September 4, 2018

Query and Analyze Call Logs with IBM Cloud SQL Query

IBM Cloud SQL Query lets you use standard SQL and Apache Spark SQL functions to query your structured and semi-structured data stored in Cloud Object Storage (COS). It’s a serverless solution that makes it easy to analyze lots of data in COS by pointing to the COS bucket that stores your data.

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August 30, 2018

Querying Your Distributed Application Data Using IBM Cloud Object Storage and IBM SQL Query

In this third part of a four-part series on Operationalizing SQL Query, we'll bring together the microservices we deployed in Part 1 to query data in IBM Cloud Object Storage (COS) using the techniques we developed in Part 2 using IBM SQL Query with the goal of connecting our application's data to Business Intelligence (BI) tools.

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August 8, 2018

Creating A Microservice Data Lake With IBM Cloud Object Storage and IBM SQL Query

Is your application's data a stream trickling into a puddle or a rising tide overwhelming the levees? Either way, IBM has you covered with tools to store, retrieve, query, and gain insights from data of any size.

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July 9, 2018

Building Highly Available Apps with IBM Container Service, Kubernetes, and Rancher 2.0

This is the first in a three-part series on “Building microservice data lakes with IBM Cloud.” In this series we’ll explore how you can use IBM Cloud to deploy microservice applications, store data generated by those microservices in IBM Cloud Object Storage, and then query across that data using IBM Cloud SQL Query. Building an […]

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