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6 IBM InterConnect Bootcamp labs developers shouldn’t miss

When learning about new technologies and tools, it often helps to get one’s hands just a little bit dirty and see what really makes them work. That’s the idea behind the new Bootcamp labs at InterConnect 2017. These instructor-led labs will run three to four hours, providing enrollees the opportunity to do hands-on work with […]

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The three best new features of WebSphere eXtreme Scale

I’ve got some good news for the in-memory data grid aficionados out there! WebSphere eXtreme Scale V8.6.1.1 (WXS) update has just been released, bringing new features and capabilities to your Caching Life. More good news: if you have a WebSphere Application Server entitlement, you can take advantage of these new enhancements right away, at no […]

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Three cool things you should know about WebSphere

Businesses large and small are looking for ways to keep up in this era of digital transformation. They’re looking to add cognitive capabilities to enhance applications, expand API usage or implement a microservices strategy—just to name a few. The hard part isn’t necessarily knowing what next-generation applications and APIs your business should develop in order […]

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Does moving to the cloud really pay off?

There’s no doubt the cloud has drastically changed the game for businesses and consumers alike. Cloud has the power to drive business innovation, create more customer-friendly applications and experiences, transform business operations and reduce costs. And that’s only a select few of its superpowers. So, the question for businesses isn’t “why move to the cloud,” […]

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The best way to avoid application downtime troubles

In today’s always-connected world, applications do not go down quietly. Social media forums overflow with irate customers announcing disruptions, sometimes grabbing the attention of news websites. Even as your organization addresses the issues, you face reputational damage and loss in revenue that can extend long past the initial incident and resolution. To pour salt on […]

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Why it’s time to stop putting websites first

People are tied to their mobile devices. I know I am. My mobile phone is at the top of my mental checklist whenever I leave the house: mobile phone, keys and wallet. Check. I have everything I could possibly need if I have those three items with me. Since smartphones have essentially become extensions of […]

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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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Why migrating to WebSphere V9 is easier than you think

There are many reasons to be excited about the significant enhancements made to the latest release of WebSphere Application Server Version 9, for on- and off-premises environments — and everything in between. WebSphere V9 makes it easy to rapidly create new cloud-native applications, microservices and APIs. You can also easily connect existing applications to cloud […]

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WebSphere V9 can help you navigate the sea of apps

We all love our apps. In fact, companies are swimming—some perhaps drowning—in a sea of apps. And this sea of apps isn’t going to cease anytime soon: Cisco forecasts that cloud applications will account for 90 percent of worldwide mobile data traffic by 2019. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by this wave of apps, don’t shoot […]

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Three steps for capitalizing on the IoT

Businesses are betting on the Internet of Things (IoT) by installing a few billion sensors, handheld devices and monitoring systems this year. While this is a big number, that’s not the big story. Because when it comes to the IoT, the things are cool but the data is golden. We are in the age of […]

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Five things you can’t live without from IBM WebSphere V9

WebSphere customers are smart. They are in the trenches navigating the ever-changing digital landscape to keep their businesses vibrant, ahead of the competition. This is why we’ve listened to our customers to help us deliver capabilities to solve their most urgent needs with our latest IBM WebSphere Application Server Version 9 release. So, without further […]

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Get connected to the cloud with IBM WebSphere

Yes, you read that correctly—with new IBM WebSphere Connect capabilities you can connect your on-premises applications to the cloud. It’s true. Perhaps you’ve heard the buzz about IBM WebSphere Connect capabilities with IBM WebSphere Application Server Version 9, but you’re still be at a loss as to what exactly this offering provides and how it […]

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