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Introducing IBM Cloud Automation Starter Library

Some IT operators have trouble keeping up with increasing demand for more capabilities and higher efficiency. Many lack access to the skilled resources needed to automate all the tasks necessary to keep up with the faster pace. There is no standardized set of automation instructions that fits every cloud platform. Creating end-to-end automation that can […]

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Avoid these mistakes when migrating applications to the cloud

It must be nice to be a startup, with no legacy infrastructure weighing you down. Write a great app, provision yourself some space in the cloud, and your business is global, just like that. For the rest of the world, however, life is not so straightforward. Any business of consequence, or older than 10 years, […]

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How to unbox your dynamic operations

Today’s smartphones frequently offer larger screens with smaller bezels. Their manufacturers claim an uninterrupted view of the world. Conceptually, this “unboxing” is exactly what’s needed to manage dynamic infrastructure and services. Looking back for a moment, service delivery used to happen at a slower pace. IT teams would spend a lot of time designing services, […]

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Announcing IBM Cloud Private for Microservice Builder

Last week IBM announced the launch of Microservice Builder, a powerful new technology stack squarely aimed at simplifying development of microservices. Microservice Builder enables developers to easily learn about the intricacies of microservice app development and quickly compose and build innovative services. Then developers can rapidly deploy microservices across environments by using a pre-integrated DevOps […]

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What’s new with App Connect

At IBM, we’ve been busy advancing App Connect to enable business and technical users to achieve more. In this first installment of our new blog series on App Connect, I will highlight some of the new capabilities and detail our exciting new partnership with Salesforce. Multi-action flows Many business users are looking to integrate and […]

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Microservice Builder: Software delivery goes from days to minutes

As the world becomes more connected than ever, your business must be ready to face rising challenges. In a study, Gartner predicts that by 2020 there will be more than 20 billion connected “things,” and the total will grow at an astonishing rate of 5.5 million new devices coming online each day. So how does […]

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Virtualization is changing how we need to do service assurance

Recently Jim Carey blogged about the ever-increasing pace of change that affects operations teams worldwide. This is particularly true of communication service providers (CSPs), who in this dynamic world face new challenges as they look to generate more revenue and improve operational efficiency. Disruptive over-the-top service providers are now threatening traditional CSP revenue streams and […]

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IBM teams with Apprenda to bring .NET workloads to IBM Cloud Platform

The world’s biggest companies are aggressively moving to the cloud as they undergo digital transformation. They’re competing with smaller, nimble startups and potentially disruptive competitors. Being able to quickly build and market solutions that customers expect is important. Yet most large enterprises have decades of investment in existing IT applications, which they’re unable and, in […]

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Three patterns to accelerate your Salesforce development at TrailheaDX

Recently, IBM and Salesforce announced a global strategic partnership to help companies make smarter decisions faster than ever before. The partnership focuses on four major pillars of productivity: Utilizing IBM Watson for actionable intelligence Integrating weather insights from IBM into Salesforce client interactions Leveraging Bluewolf Consulting Services with industry-based accelerators for expert implementation Applying IBM […]

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Extending Netcool Operations Insight with Agile Service Manager for dynamic converged topology

When everything that you know is changing so quickly, how can IT and network operations teams be effective and responsive to maximize customer service? No matter your business goals, addressing IT infrastructure operations requires reliable context to understand and resolve problems quickly. Additionally, the infrastructure you are relying on is changing more rapidly than ever […]

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Three things businesses should know about process automation

Does your business understand process automation on the cloud? You’ve probably heard the buzz around concepts like machine learning, but are these advancements a threat to your business or an opportunity for future success? It depends on you. The history of business technology is in many ways a history of automation. From the first assembly […]

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Mizuho Bank builds connections with cloud APIs

One of Japan’s largest banks is embracing application programming interfaces (APIs) to connect with customers and partners, and it’s doing it on IBM Cloud. Mizuho’s Bank’s new API banking initiative will run on the IBM Japan FinTech API solution and IBM API Connect on the IBM Cloud and IBM DataPower Gateway. The goal of the […]

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