January 3, 2017

Natural language analysis of Bowie personas

As for many of us, David Bowie's sudden passing took me by surprise. So, I turned to digital design and development as a way of remembering him. For the past couple of months, I’ve been tinkering on a Bluemix app called ‘Ziggy’ that works to showcase the psychology behind Bowie’s personas, using Watson Personality Insights.

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April 8, 2016

The Masters Tournament 2016: Social the Cognitive Way

Throughout the partnership with The Masters, IBM has introduced many technological innovations such as the tournament's first website in 1996 to real-time ball tracking in 2015. These transformations and innovations have been purposeful and appropriately implemented. This year, our team examined opportunities to utilize the Watson platform for drawing insights and analytics from social data in support of the editorial teams.

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April 1, 2016

Announcing IBM API Connect on Bluemix

We’re excited to announce the release of IBM API Connect on Bluemix, a complete solution to manage every aspect of the API lifecycle. With integration between IBM StrongLoop and IBM API Management, API Connect is an entirely unique offering on the forefront of the API revolution.

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March 31, 2016

The IBM Mobile Foundation Beta service is now live!

The IBM MobileFirst team announces the IBM Mobile Foundation Beta service, a new service that helps you quickly and easily set up your mobile infrastructure in the Cloud, hosting the IBM MobileFirst Platform Foundation directly on Bluemix.

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March 28, 2016

Cloud Foundry and the value of cooperative competition

In this interview with the Bluemix blog, Sam Ramji, CEO at Cloud Foundry, explains the significance of the grand opening of the IBM Cloud Foundry Dojo in RTP, NC, how the organization balances corporate interests with running an open source project, how they position Cloud Foundry containers versus Docker containers, etc.

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March 22, 2016

IBM Cloud Foundry Dojo opens in Research Triangle Park

There’s a new way to work in open source, and IBM is thrilled to be a part of it. Today we celebrate the grand opening of the IBM Cloud Foundry Dojo at The Frontier in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Under the leadership of Michael Fraenkel, IBM’s distinguished engineer in Cloud Foundry, we’ve created a space where local IBM Cloud developers who are experts in Cloud Foundry are training fellow software developers—regardless of company or affiliation—to become dedicated “committers” for the Cloud Foundry project.

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March 7, 2016

Bluemix in the News

InterConnect 2016 in Las Vegas is now over, but it brought a plethora of announcements! This concise post will summarize announcements, videos, and events about Bluemix that you won't want to miss.

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March 2, 2016

IBM Virtual Servers for Bluemix

IBM Virtual Servers (formerly known as IBM Virtual Machines) is a hosted cloud environment, part of IBM Bluemix, that you can use to build, run, manage, and monitor your applications, while maintaining the control over your apps and the middleware on which they run. IBM Virtual Servers is currently available as a BETA service.

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February 23, 2016

IBM Bluemix OpenWhisk: Radically simplifying the development process

Introducing OpenWhisk, a distributed compute service for developing and executing application logic in response to events. OpenWhisk provides a rich set of building blocks that can be easily stitch together, enabling developers to focus more on value-adding business logic and less on low-level infrastructural and operational details.

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