Getting started with IBM Containers on Bluemix

Now that you’ve learned about the top five game-changing capabilities of IBM Containers on Bluemix,  take advantage of this complimentary trial offer to get started today. 1. Log into the IBM Bluemix console. Select IBM Containers. 2. You can view documentation or sample labs, or you can select Create a Container. 3. The deployment panel offers […]

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5 game-changing capabilities from IBM Containers on Bluemix

At InterConnect 2015, IBM announced an update to the container service beta on Bluemix that was originally released last December. The update expands capabilities that provide enterprises with integrated tools and services they need to automate application deployment across the public cloud and on-premises cloud. This means businesses can rapidly create portable applications and services […]

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Upgrading IBM SmartCloud Orchestrator to Fix Pack 1 (FP1)

Have you upgraded IBM SmartCloud Orchestrator (SCO)? My private cloud is currently running SCO 2.3 and provides services to IBM Cloud & Smarter Infrastructure (C&SI; formerly Tivoli Software) test, development and support engineers worldwide. I currently have one VMware region, two kernel-based virtual machine (KVM) regions and one IBM PowerVM region supporting over 1,000 VMs […]

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Five benefits of deploying IBM SmartCloud Orchestrator 2.3

Here are some of the enhancements you can look forward to with IBM SmartCloud Orchestrator 2.3 (SCO 2.3).

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Five benefits of deploying IBM SmartCloud Orchestrator 2.2

How SmartCloud Orchestrator 2.2 can save time and boost efficiency.

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Journey to the cloud: Drinking our own champagne

This is the story of my team's journey to the cloud by leveraging IBM products to deploy, monitor and manage the infrastructure. Our team provides internal services to test, develop and support engineers within IBM Cloud & Smarter Infrastructure (C&SI; formerly Tivoli software), a division within IBM Software Group. I'm happy to report that this move resulted in significant capital and expense savings while improving user efficiency.

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Enterprise IT: Tear down your walls!

In far too many of my client engagements, the enterprise IT team remains a siloed, disparate group of technical professionals.

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Recapping Innovate UK 2013: The IBM Technical Summit

I attended Innovate 2013: The IBM Technical Summit, held in London on November 7, 2013. The theme of the day was staying ahead through innovation and continuous delivery.

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