October 29, 2018

What Are Industry Analysts Saying About Cloud-Native Development?

Industry analysts say you must begin delivering cloud-native offerings. In this article, we talked to Gartner analyst Craig Lowery about adopting and practicing cloud-native development and had IBM Senior Technical Staff Member Van Staub do a practical demonstration on modernizing critical business applications.

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August 23, 2018

How to Achieve Near-Zero Downtime by Migrating SAP HANA Environments Instead of Upgrading

By hosting your SAP HANA environments in the IBM Cloud, you can achieve near-zero downtime by migrating instead of upgrading.

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October 3, 2017

Make the Switch from Document Conversion and Retrieve and Rank Services

We are announcing the retirement of the Watson Document Conversion (DCS) and Watson Retrieve and Rank (R&R) services. Current users can take advantage of the evolved capabilities in these services by switching to Watson Discovery.

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September 28, 2017

IBM Lift CLI is out of beta and available for download

Today, we're proud and excited to announce the general availability of the IBM Lift CLI. Over a short amount of time, our users migrated tens of terabytes to our enterprise cloud data warehouse service, Db2 Warehouse on Cloud. In the meantime, our engineering team has been working hard putting in the final touches and even cranked out a couple of new features.

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September 7, 2017

WebSphere on the Cloud: Application Mitigation

Do you have a modernized WebSphere application in your business running on your on-premise infrastructure? If you’ve migrated your old application code to the present-day WebSphere Application Server (WAS) version and updated your development environments / delivery pipelines to modern practices, it’s time to move your application to the WebSphere Application Server as a Service. In the last blog entry, we explained how you can modernize your existing WebSphere applications with minimal changes and migrate them to the cloud, lowering your costs and simplifying maintenance. This blog entry, we'll cover how to iteratively moving core pieces of compute-based business logic to cloud-based services.

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September 5, 2017

WebSphere on the Cloud: Evolving to Microservices

Do you have existing monolithic Java/JEE applications running on WebSphere Application Server? Is your application comprised of multiple business functionalities, but it’s packaged as a single application? Are there performance bottlenecks that you are not able to resolve because the application does not scale well? If you answered yes to any of these questions, read this post to learn how you can refactor your existing monolithic WebSphere application into a microservices-based application.

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August 1, 2017

WebSphere on the Cloud: Application Modernization

In our last post, we took high-level view of our process for moving WebSphere applications to the cloud. In this entry, we'll look closely at the tools that help you with the first step, modernizing your existing WebSphere application.

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July 24, 2017

How to migrate OpenWhisk api-experimental APIs

Earlier this year, the wsk api command was introduced as the replacement for the wsk api-experimental command. The wsk api-experimental command is now deprecated and will be withdrawn at the end of July, 2017. On August 1st, all APIs created with the wsk api-experimental command will be removed.

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March 2, 2017

Migrate your Android Push Notifications Service from Azure to Bluemix

Using Azure Android Push Documentation as a starting point, this blog will guide you through the steps to migrate your existing Azure push notification enabled Android application to use Push Notifications on Bluemix.

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