Cloud Foundry

Simplifying enterprise cloud adoption with new cloud services

Increasingly, companies are adopting hybrid cloud strategies so they can modernize their applications with innovative technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT) and analytics. That’s why our focus remains on helping enterprises across every industry easily and securely modernize, migrate and build cloud-native applications at their own pace, while also tapping […]

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The best of both worlds: Rapid cloud development with data control

Perhaps no other technology has as significantly impacted the way that developers work as much as cloud. It gives instant access to emerging technologies such as blockchain and AI. Cloud-powered tools such as containers and microservices enable developers to rapidly create apps and deploy them across different systems. When combined with environments that remove the […]

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Financial services in the age of hybrid cloud

Finding the right cloud deployment option to accommodate your specific workload requirement is not always the easiest task to manage. If your business resides within financial services or a similar regulatory or compliance driven market, application development and management can be even more complex. Private cloud in financial services When we first started looking at […]

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Does your data deserve a private cloud?

Your business and your data are unique. For that reason, your enterprise architecture must also be tailored to fit the exact needs of your business. When data is involved, you want choices, not tradeoffs. More importantly, you want your solutions to build upon and complement one another. For most companies, the variety of data sources […]

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Cloud Foundry, open source major factors in American Airlines moving public apps to IBM Cloud

American Airlines has announced a multi-year deal to move its website, mobile app and airport kiosks to IBM Cloud. A big part of why American chose IBM for its consumer-facing applications—the two companies solidified a cloud agreement last year—was how friendly IBM Cloud is to open source technologies and the ability to build on Cloud […]

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Open Technology Summit focuses on contributors

The Open Technology Summit, now in its fifth year, has become an annual state of the union for the established and budding open source projects that IBM supports. The conclusion drawn at Sunday’s OTS during IBM InterConnect in Las Vegas is that the state of open tech is strong and getting stronger. The event brought […]

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The top 10 Thoughts on Cloud articles of 2016

2016 has been a year of twists and turns. The news of the year has often been surprising and occasionally been shocking. In the world of cloud computing, the surprises have come in the form of innovative, clever ways cloud technology is being put to use. From facilitating live-streaming video from space missions to enabling […]

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The tide rises at the Barcelona OpenStack Summit

The day before the opening of the OpenStack Summit in Barcelona, I already knew that one of the hot topics would be containers. Lots of people are excited these days about containers and microservices, seeing them as the magic wand that will help IT keep up with the pace of our rapidly evolving world. If […]

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How Cloud Foundry is helping Kaiser Permanente build “systems of engagement”

Developers and cloud architects from around the world gathered in Silicon Valley last week for the Cloud Foundry Summit to celebrate and build on the platform’s success. The open source platform as a service, which serves as the backbone for IBM Bluemix, is in its fifth year, and the Cloud Foundry Foundation that supports the […]

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Armakuni taps IBM Cloud to help Comic Relief achieve transaction perfection

Imagine organizing a huge televised donation event like Red Nose Day, where you need to handle hundreds of credit card transactions every second, and it must work perfectly. That’s exactly why the charity organization Comic Relief turned to the folks at Armakuni to ensure that its donation platform would never fail during these critical moments. […]

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IBM Bluemix powered with cognitive services

In this era of constant change, quick decisions must be made all the time, for business purposes, academy uses or even in health situations. With that in mind, IBM brings to the Bluemix environment an innovative set of cognitive services from IBM Watson. These services work as REST application programming interfaces (APIs) for processing complex […]

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Thursday Thoughts: Open technology and the future of containers

In this week's Thursday Thoughts, Shelbee Eigenbrode interviews Alex Heneveld, CTO of CloudSoft, about his predictions for open technology and containers like Docker.

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