smartcloud-enterprise

A guide to patch management on IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+

A well-defined and standardized process is the key success factor for patching management.

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Four steps to identify and relocate an application portfolio to the cloud

The complete guide to choosing the right way to migrate your applications to the cloud.

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IBM CCRA release 3.0 – How does it affect me?

In this article I will present my first impressions on the CCRA 3.0 and what it can help me with in my daily work on cloud solutions.

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Sizing your solution for IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+

One of the biggest barriers that you face when thinking about how to move your workload to the cloud is calculating the size required for each instance. Cloud providers can help you with that, but sometimes you may want to calculate it by yourself. Maybe you are comparing solutions, or you just want to know how big it will be.

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A guide to IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+ 1.3

On November 19, 2013, IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+ (SCE+) version 1.3 was released. While every new SCE+ release has brought some interesting improvements, I'm particularly excited about 1.3. Tons of new features and improvements were implemented, making it worth having a closer look at the highlights of this version.

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A guide to IBM Business Process Management as a service

IBM BPM has four focus areas: business monitor, process automation, decision management and process discovery and design.

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How IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+ can help independent software vendors

Lately, many independent software vendors (ISVs) have started moving to a software as a service (SaaS) model, supported by an infrastructure as a service (IaaS) model on cloud. However, even on cloud, in most cases they still have to worry about the IT infrastructure to support their software business.

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Cloud integration challenges: Identity and access

A few years ago, we received some customer feedback. The customer shared that they had 65,000 users in their environment, but only a thousand targeted users for cloud.

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Mac Devine Q & A: IBM’s SoftLayer acquisition is cloud game changer

IBM Distinguished Engineer Mac Devine discusses the company's acquisition of SoftLayer and the impact it will have on its cloud offerings moving forward.

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IBM SaaS: Six things we do for you

Beyond what the software can provide you and your company from a ROI standpoint, buying as SaaS instead of on-premise can be a great choice.

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My five favorite IBM Cloud milestones

The author shares his favorite moments in IBM's cloud history.

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IBM SmartCloud Enterprise unleashed VI

This edition focuses on IBM’s open cloud strategy and dives a bit deeper into the IBM SmartCloud Application Services for DevOps and pattern-based deployments.

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