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October 18, 2018

Mount iSCSI Block Storage on VMware ESXi 6.5U2

It seems like pretty much everyone is using VMware ESXi virtualization nowadays. In this article, I'll cover how to mount IBM Cloud Block Storages onto this popular hypervisor using the iSCSI protocol.

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July 17, 2018

How to Backup Your IBM Cloud Linux Server

This post covers how to backup entire partitions in Linux systems. The process utilizes the tar command in IBM Cloud's unique rescue environment and showcases the simplicity and flexibility of the process.

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July 13, 2018

Speed up your WordPress with IBM Cloud

WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems available, but the many websites and blogs that use it experience issues with speed. At IBM Cloud, there are several solutions that can help alleviate some of these issues and allow you to have a better and faster WordPress experience.

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August 1, 2017

Retirement of Cloud Automation Manager service

Thank you for using the Cloud Automation Manager service on Bluemix. We’d like to inform you that we are retiring the Cloud Automation Manager service on Aug 31, 2017. Here’s what you need to know.

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August 18, 2016

Integrated console with single sign-on for IBM Bluemix and SoftLayer

We're making progress towards our integrated IBM Cloud Platform that brings together SoftLayer and Bluemix and we are happy to announce the following updates that enable you to log in to your SoftLayer account with your IBMid, open support tickets for your Bluemix services in the SoftLayer Customer Portal, sign up for Bluemix using the same credentials that you already use for your company's login, and get started quickly from the Bluemix user interface landing page.

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August 24, 2015

IBM Cloud gets creative with the Urban Art Cloud

Where did all of those lines, however hazy, between entertainment, art, advertising, selling, informing, and communing go? Boy did that question date me. Anyway, from the resulting soup of those disappearing lines comes a lot of new opportunities to do things like demonstrate transformative technology and encourage individual creativity at the same time. The IBM Urban Art Cloud is a good example that showcases the flexibility and scalability of SoftLayer along with the speed, variety, and freedom of the Bluemix cloud-based development tools.

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August 13, 2015

Docker Registry V2 with Bluemix and SoftLayer Object Storage

In this short article, I'll show you how you can get your own Docker Registry (part of the Docker Distribution project) up and running with Object Storage in IBM Bluemix and IBM SoftLayer.

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June 26, 2015

Best of Bluemix: Docker, dashDB Analytics

This weekly post showcases some of the best new tutorials, videos, and other content published on developerWorks. With DockerCon 2015 on our minds, this week's post features some of developerWorks best posts on containers.

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October 22, 2014

Elephant SQL now runs on SoftLayer

We are pleased to announce that ElephantSQL has moved to SoftLayer for hosting. You should now experience less data latency and better performance when building an application using ElephantSQL. If you created data before 2014-10-15 21:46:52 EST, then follow these migration steps to migrate your data to SoftLayer.

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