July 17, 2017

Deploy Logistics Wizard microservices with Kubernetes and Istio

Logistics Wizard is a reimagined supply chain optimization system for the 21st century. In this post, we show how to deploy its microservices in Kubernetes.

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December 8, 2015

What’s the weather like in Bluemix?

The weather. It impacts our life, our health, our mood but also businesses. Last month, IBM announced the availability of the Insights for Weather service in the Bluemix catalog providing developers with an easy way to tap into weather data. This post looks at the code of the Insights Weather sample, highlighting the service API calls and the format of their responses, together with providing tips on how to display the weather data in your application.

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April 7, 2015

Reaching Enterprise Backend with Bluemix Secure Gateway via SDK API

This document uses a simple hypothetical scenario in which an educational institution wants to develop a mobile or web application to access on-premises information contained in a MongoDB. The user develops an application that will be pushed into Bluemix and uses the Secure Gateway service to access the database. The application will connect to an on-premises instance of the Secure Gateway client that is running in a Docker image. When the client is connected, it will provide a secure connection from the user’s application to their backend database.

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February 13, 2015

Bluemix Spring Integration sample featuring MySQL service

The Spring framework is rapidly growing in popularity because of the ability it provides developers to create a simple programming model for their enterprise applications—it uses interfaces and dependency injection so objects can defer the details of their interaction until deployment. Spring Integration extends this capability by providing a lightweight method of communication between these objects as well as external applications. In this sample, we put the event driven concepts of Spring Integration into practice by sending a message, editing that message, and requesting the return of the changed contents.

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July 30, 2014

Step by Step guide to develop on Bluemix using features from the Liberty Beta

This post walks you through downloading and using the Liberty beta sample app.

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