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Java and Node team up to take on a hackathon

WebSphere “There is no ‘I’ in team.” Now, I don’t know about you, but I’ve heard that line time and time again as numerous teachers, coaches, mentors and even bosses stressed the importance of teamwork. Working together is necessary for success. A team is stronger, more efficient, and frankly, just more fun. In the case […]

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Three reasons the WebSphere community can change your career

Are you a WebSphere user searching for answers to your undying questions, or for technical tips and tricks on how to get more from your WebSphere environment? Well, good news: You are not alone. There’s an entire community of people just like you–almost 90,000 people, to be exact. Where are all of these people hiding? […]

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Calculate savings on the cloud with IBM WebSphere

The concept of “the cloud” is thrown around quite a bit nowadays. Companies offering cloud services boast relentlessly about how much money a cloud-based environment can save your organization. They promise more space, faster deployment times, and most importantly, lower costs. However, if you’re looking out for your company’s best interests, don’t you want to […]

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WebSphere Connect, APIs and soccer: A magical hat trick

There’s no doubt we live in a digital world. Mobile apps have replaced the way we check the weather, receive our news, and even how we deposit checks into our bank accounts. While a vast majority of people use apps on a daily–even hourly basis, most people don’t know that the technology working behind the […]

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Top three reasons to make the move to hybrid cloud

After spending 17 years in IT and working with clients from every industry, I have found my role comes down to finding solutions. This has been a constant throughout my career, helping clients remove obstacles to digitally transform their businesses. Recently, I’ve been helping a client transition their existing IT infrastructure into a hybrid-cloud architecture […]

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3 ways WebSphere does the heavy lifting to get you to cloud

Are you a developer or team lead who is tentative about moving your projects to the cloud? Do you think it may be too tough to make the switch? Too time consuming? Or too risky? Whatever the reason, you can trust that IBM is here to help you make the transition by designing a quick, […]

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Increase ROI by 122 percent by migrating from open source

Most people hear the term “open source” and believe it’s a cost-effective option for their application infrastructure. Well, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but, assuming open source is the cheaper route to go could actually be a costly mistake. Forrester Consulting has analyzed the total economic impact (TEI) of migrating from […]

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Everything I hope you didn’t miss about WebSphere Connect

You may have heard of IBM WebSphere Connect at InterConnect 2016, or you may have read the press release or any other sources featuring the IBM Connect Offerings. But, with such a flurry of information being published, you may have missed some important details about WebSphere Connect and what it has to offer. To appreciate […]

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You’ve got what it takes with IBM WebSphere Connect

Think you’ve got what it takes to become a digital business? If you said yes, you’d be right. What if the key to your digital success was hiding in your existing WebSphere apps, data and services? What if new revenue streams, untapped markets and restless ecosystems were waiting to connect into your established WebSphere environment? […]

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Why cloud isn’t the only answer

Recently, having a mobile app went from being a “cool thing” for companies to possess to a “must-have” for them to stay in business. In fact, it is expected that by 2017, 100 percent of organizations dealing directly with consumers will lead with a mobile offering (see the full study here). Of course, mobile also […]

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Introducing IBM API Connect: Every WebSphere IT operations manager’s dream

Web apps. APIs. Microservices. The Internet of Things (IoT). Hybrid cloud. These concepts are why many enterprises are quickly driving to the application program interface (API) economy. APIs allow businesses to provide services—and partner services—when and where customers want them. API ecosystems transform the way people buy a vast range of products and services, spanning […]

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Extract more value from your existing application investments

Little Oliver Twist said it best when he asked the master: “Please sir, I want some more.” We always want more. More slices of pizza, more money, more time… more, more, more. The tech industry is no different—customers demand more innovative and engaging apps, requiring business leaders to balance new and existing resources in order […]

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