Application Platform

Want to see the latest from WebSphere Liberty? Join our webcast

We just released the latest release of WebSphere Liberty, 16.0.0.4. It includes many new enhancements to its security, database management and overall performance. Interested in what’s new? Join our webcast on January 11, 2017. Why? Read on. I used to take time to reflect on the year behind me as the calendar year closed out, […]

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How to set up a private cloud platform

If you’re in charge of IT at your company, it’s pretty safe to assume you already have a reference hardware architecture and available infrastructure within your organization. So you want to set up a private cloud on premises for workloads across your company. What more do you need, and how do you set up and […]

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How to manage both cloud-native and cloud-enabled apps

Until the cloud becomes more pervasive, businesses have to manage two separate types of applications: traditional enterprise software that have been cloud-enabled, and applications that are cloud-native, or born in the cloud. In this post, I’ll explain how you can manage both types of applications on one system in your private, local cloud. This can […]

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Anxiety-free app configurations with WAS, PureApplication and UCD

Almost every IT operations manager groans when forced to migrate to a new software version. No matter how convinced they are about the need to migrate, they worry about the business risks associated with a migration gone wrong. With support ending for Java SE 6, migrating to WebSphere Application Server Version 9.0 (WAS V9) from […]

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Bring your workflow to the private cloud

Many people know Bluemix as the IBM platform as a service (PaaS) for building, deploying, running and managing applications built for the cloud. But what if you want use Bluemix to run applications that cannot be outside your company’s data center? Bluemix Local is the solution, providing an on-premises version of Bluemix for local deployments. […]

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Three questions developers have about WebSphere V9

I dream in code. I know all developers do. As a senior software architect on the WebSphere team, I have a long working relationship with my fellow developers—both at IBM and through clients. We all dream in code, and we love it when that code becomes reality. That’s why IBM WebSphere Application Server Version 9 […]

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Three driving forces to deliver apps in your hybrid cloud

Not all organizations are the same. Therefore not all IT choices will be the same. IT teams need options to deploy new cloud-native applications and existing enterprise applications and middleware across off-premises clouds and/or on-premises private clouds. Many companies are pushing the envelope to deliver new apps in the cloud, whereas industries such as government […]

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Experience the power of private cloud: IBM Bluemix Local System

Imagine a single cloud platform where your company can run both preexisting enterprise apps and new cloud apps all on one single platform, behind your own firewall. A local private cloud that automatically accelerates, automates and optimizes your application environments, while your team focuses on building exciting new apps. Today, IBM is introducing the IBM […]

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How fast can you deploy apps & APIs across hybrid clouds?

Do you ever wish you could reuse existing apps “as is” and move them on or off-premises without change? Are you looking to create new and innovative mobile, internet of things (IoT) and Web apps as well as APIs? Do you need to optimize your app deployments across hybrid cloud with IBM WebSphere Application Server […]

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Accelerate your app integration deployment on the cloud

With rapidly evolving integration requirements, how quickly can your business deliver an integration solution? Is it taking weeks or months to deploy your IBM Integration Bus (IIB) development and test environments? Are you limited by proprietary systems, middleware and code that lack the flexibility to quickly deploy those application integration solutions? Are you struggling to […]

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Accelerating app delivery in Cisco environments

Did you miss the Google Hangout on accelerating application delivery in Cisco environments? If so, you skipped out on some really great information. We had some experts from Cisco and IBM come together to talk about a common pain point given by countless clients–“How can I deliver apps faster?” If you have a Cisco Unified […]

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Bank deploys PureApplication with immediate results

What if I told you that you could rapidly provision and launch a new application environment three times faster than before with immediate cost benefits? It’s actually not a “What-if” question. The largest bank in Pakistan, Habib Bank Limited (HBL Pakistan), experienced those results first-hand. With a network of over 1,500 branches, more than 1,000 […]

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