August 9, 2016

SQLDB Deprecation Notice

We’d like to inform you of the SQLDB Premium End of Service Date. IBM is transitioning to a new technology, IBM dashDB for Transactions, which is an SQLDB and DB2-compatible cloud database offered by IBM.

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February 11, 2015

Best of Bluemix: Node.js, SQLDB, DevOps

To call attention to popular articles on Bluemix available on IBM developerWorks, this weekly post will introduce three "best of" articles. This week's entry focuses on quick application building exercises using Node.js, SQLDB, and IBM DevOps.

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February 3, 2015

Welcome SQLDB and dashDB nodes to Node-RED family!

The Node-RED starter community boilerplate in Bluemix has been an extremely popular service as it allows developers to simplify the coding of apps that wire things together using visual tools. The Node-RED flow editor allows developers to bring sensors, devices and apps together and facilitates collection of data for "if this then that" application. With its rich set of nodes, it always attracted variety of developers from all walks of programming. However, if a developer wanted to pump data into a relational database and use SQL for analytic queries or R models for statistical analysis, he had a little choice—until now.

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October 13, 2014

BluemixBoutique: An online store sample on Bluemix

The BluemixBoutique sample demonstrates a very basic online store application built by consuming cloud services. The core of the application is written using Java EE with a few different RESTful patterns to access the backend data stored in two different types of databases

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April 18, 2014

Java EE application with SQLDB, SessionCache and Auto-Scaling services on BlueMix: CloudTrader

CloudTrader is a Java EE application that simulates an online stock trading system. This application enables users to log in, view their portfolio, lookup stock quotes, and buy or sell stock shares. It is built primarily with Java Servlets, JSPs, and JavaBeans. CloudTrader was created by making changes on top of a ten year old DayTrader benchmark application to showcase how you can migrate an existing application to BlueMix and revitalize it with services in Bluemix.

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