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February 11, 2016

Top 10 Reasons to Attend InterConnect 2016

With lift off set for Monday, February 22 in Las Vegas, the premiere cloud computing conference promises no shortage of sessions and other events spanning the breadth of cloud, mobile and Elton John. Need I say more? I don’t but I will. Explore this blog post to better navigate distinct conference tracks that cater to the sophisticated palates of you and other IT professionals. To make life easier, we've highlighted 10 of maybe 1000s of reasons why you, our developer brethren, should be booking a trip to Vegas.

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February 10, 2016

Secret Savings of 50% off InterConnect 2016

Did you know the new developerWorks Premium offer gives subscribers 50% savings off the standard IBM InterConnect rate, plus free admission to the concert or Hakkasan party, and tons of other IBM premium software services, perks and freebies?

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February 10, 2016

Dev @ Interconnect 2016: Come for the sweet tech, stay for the awesomeness!

All of the Dev@ elements are designed based around IBM’s cloud platform and you can experience individual aspects of this, broken down into six distinct areas: Cloud, Mobile, Watson, DevOps, Internet of Things, and Security. You will be able to learn, ask, and ultimately try – all from a developer's perspective.

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February 9, 2016

InterConnect 2016 – Mobile and Security Twitter chat tomorrow!

Preview of what you'll see at InterConnect 2016—join our mobile and security Twitter chat tomorrow! Excellent customer experiences and innovation begin with open technology and secure mobile environments. Ask our panel of experts your mobile security-related questions or just tune in!

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February 9, 2016

InterConnect 2016: Learning the most about Bluemix

This blog provides the latest information about the Bluemix-related sessions that are scheduled to occur during the February 21st to 25th conference at the MGM Grand and the Mandalay Bay resorts in Las Vegas, NV.

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February 5, 2016

InterConnect 2016: From Mainframe to the IBM Cloud

Today, mainframes are still relevant and to some organizations critical; many of the major banks and airlines have their data stored in mainframes. Yet accessing mainframe data from the Cloud is very challenging. The Cloud offers many benefits to companies – the promise of rapid development and deployment which encourages innovation and empowers the engineers who did not have the time to catch up on the new technologies. This post is a preview of the topics covered in the InterConnect 2016 session "From the Mainframe to the IBM Cloud". More...

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February 3, 2016

InterConnect 2016: Continuous Performance with Open Source Testing Tools

Open source testing tools have been around for a while. Many of them – such as Apache JMeter, Siege, and Gatling – have strong followings and are trusted by their users. They have important features and strong supportive communities. But these tools were born before words like “Continuous Delivery” and “DevOps” were part of our IT vocabulary, and some important gaps have emerged between how these tools work and how our software delivery processes have evolved. I will address these gaps during my session entitled "Continuous Performance Testing with Open Source Tools" at InterConnect. This post is a brief introduction to the session topic.

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January 29, 2016

Dev @ InterConnect 2016: Learn, Ask and Play!

Want to know where the action is for developers at the IBM InterConnect 2016 conference? Look no further than the Expo Hall floor located in the Mandalay Bay. Here you will have a chance to Learn, Ask and Play!

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March 6, 2015

InterConnect 2015 Revisited: Internet of Things and Watson

One of the main announcements at InterConnect was the formation of the new Internet of Things division. That announcement got me thinking about how Watson can be leveraged in the Internet of Things world. Specifically, how can the Question & Answer services and products  be used by IBM customers and partners that have solutions in that space.

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