What is IBM Cloud® App Configuration?

Many organizations are moving to cloud-native development. For these organizations, speed is more important than ever. IBM Cloud App Configuration addresses the need for speed and granularity of configuration by offering a central configuration store combined with feature flags that help modify environment configurations and app features on the fly.

Use cases

Feature rollout

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Feature rollout

Use feature flags that don’t require app redeployment. Roll out features to different users at different times. 

Dark launch

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Dark launch

Make new features available to developers and testers only, allowing them to test directly in production.

Runtime management

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Runtime management

Manage configurations from a centralized console and propagate runtime changes to all regions at once.

Canary testing

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Canary testing

Randomly apply feature variants to a percentage of users. Monitor the result. Roll back if something goes wrong or continue the rollout if all goes well.


Features list

Key IBM Cloud App Configuration features

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