APIs

5 ways cloud can help you innovate

Despite the prevailing wisdom that cloud is disrupting established business — and it is — many business leaders are uncertain  about how to take advantage of cloud computing’s benefits. An analysis of more than 100 cloud projects of varying sizes shows that successful projects use one or more of the following five actions: 1. Offer […]

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Increase the business value of APIs

This post was co-authored by Danny Levenson, Senior Software Engineer, PointSource. Application Programming Interfaces, or APIs, define the data contract between two pieces of code. APIs used to be exclusively the domain of developers. In this post, I’ll show you how APIs provide the freedom for systems to evolve independently and create new opportunities for […]

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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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Become a disruptor: Announcing new cloud integration capabilities

Digital business transformation is the biggest business disruptor of our age. Consider that the world’s top accommodations provider owns no real estate, and the world’s biggest taxi company launched without owning a single car. Your business can remain vulnerable to “born on digital” disruptors like these. Or you can embrace the seismic shift toward digital […]

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Philippines-based UnionBank chooses IBM Cloud to develop new apps

UnionBank, a technology-savvy bank based in the Philippines, announced this week that it will use the IBM Bluemix platform to develop new customer-facing apps. The bank is looking to provide customers with a richer menu of services by embracing APIs, and it will use IBM API Connect to make that happen. The IBM Cloud-based service […]

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How to build a mobile application in 3 easy steps with Kinetise

Kinetise, a rapid mobile apps development platform, is one of the fastest ways in the world to produce mobile applications. It just takes three easy steps: Put together your complete app in the drag and drop editor. Generate the native source code. Modify the code with Xcode / Android studio (if needed). Using Kinetise to […]

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Enabling faster prototyping of IoT solutions

AT&T, a US-based multinational communications company, is connecting millions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Partnering with IBM, developers can deliver IoT innovation and insights on a hybrid cloud platform. Taking the next step forward in a long-standing collaboration AT&T and IBM have a longstanding relationship which has deepened over the past 20 years as […]

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Taking cognitive to the next level in gaming, fintech and Kubernetes

Imagine you’re playing a video game, but instead of getting frustrated by waiting while the game catches up with you, it keeps pace. It learns your behaviors and suggests weapons that you want, or tips that you need (because you can’t get past that type of puzzle without a cheat). It’s like playing with your […]

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8 ways to be serverless and event-driven at InterConnect 2017

Serverless, based on the Apache OpenWhisk open source project, IBM Buemix OpenWhisk is a programming platform as a service with packaged access to 160+ cognitive and other cloud services.  OpenWhisk scalably executes code in runtime containers in response to configurable events, through direct invocation, and without the need to manage infrastructure. Besides making cloud computing cost-effective […]

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Cloud-based video analytics drive actionable insights

Keeping up with hundreds, thousands or even tens of thousands of hours of video can be a difficult task for any enterprise, institution or service provider. Beyond just storage, extracting valuable insights from this seemingly unending and rapidly expanding pool of data might seem beyond impossible. Whether videos are generated in marketing campaigns, training videos, […]

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Cloud digital revolution: Disrupt or be disrupted

The future that analysts, technologists and science fiction authors predicted is here—we now live in a digital economy. As consumers, we don’t just access information, we use it to make decisions in real time. We don’t just use a service, we expect an experience that is fast, simple and intuitive. Consumers expect immediate access, speed […]

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Cognitive computing assistant is a marketer’s new best friend

Fortune 1000 companies and other large enterprises manage data about website performance, customer relationship management and marketing automation platforms, just to name a few sources. They may also have data from e-commerce, point-of-sale, loyalty or guest systems, as well as reports and presentations: marketing plans, strategic plans, audience personas and research, media plans, and so […]

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