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Reading an article on ThoughtOnCloud , I was surprised to see how aptly fit the article was for a Country like ours. We are not a very rich country but we are not among the poorest either and despite our diversity, there remains a commonality across the Country. India is seeing a tremendous amount of innovation and entrepreneurial activities-unencumbered by much of history and technological debt that were highly dependent on fixed line technologies and insufficient data centers--we are now seeing these emerging markets lead the way.
Whether it's a game-changing mobile app, an internet community, or connecting every possible object to the net. Every option is available today for rapid development with cloud tools. But what is significant is the benefit of saving time and cost while doing it. It is no wonder IBM's "Platform as a Service" (PaaS) Bluemix , is witnessing such a rise.
Over one third of the world's website today are written in PHP and with Bluemix expanding its toolbox by collaborating with Zend, the leading PHP... [More]
IBM's open platform Bluemix is amazing for developing and deploying mobile and web applications. The numerous pre-built services on Blemix make developing and enhancing applications a child's play for developers. And one such game is building an iOS app using the IBM Mobile Data for Bluemix service.
IBM's MobileFirst platform is revolutionizing how business worldwide is creating mobile apps and they bring to you a live demonstration on building an iOS... [More]
Are you a romantic IBMer, technical enough to come up with a cool Valentine day app idea? If yes, then here is a promise to give wings to your idea.
We are excited to announce the inaugural Bluemix Valentine's Day App Idea Challenge! The challenge is to create a Valentine's Day-themed app idea to be built on Bluemix. Enter for your chance to have your app idea turned into reality and earn 1,000 BluePoints at the same time.
The challenge's deadline is January 10th , so get... [More]
A relaxing vacation and 5 KG’s extra weight is what the year-end has been to me. Hope you bid farewell to 2014 in as affectionate manner as I did.
Before we get deeper into 2015, I would like to start the year by thanking each one of you for being a part of developerWorks India. Your support and involvement has been the main reason for the growth of the community.
Apart from a number of things lined up for 2015, one of our main aim is to understand how can this community serve you better?... [More]
Ranjeet Pasupathi, the Technical Rock Star from India has spent six years in IBM creating several Bluemix apps and tutorials. In an exclusive interview with dW India, Ranjeet reveals that in a place like India, where Online shopping is increasingly gaining interest, Bluemix is something each developer, tester and coder needs to grab. The ease of creating apps clubbed with the varied third party services provided within Bluemix is what makes the platform stand out from the rest. We bring to you the candid chat with Ranjeet, The Bluemix India... [More]
In this blog, I am writing up my experience of packaging on-premise Liberty profile onto bluemix.
My application environment needs third party libraries which also needs to be packaged along with my application files
create the server packaging using... [More]
A team of IBMers took only about 18 months to build BlueMix from initial concept, through technical underpinnings and design, to beta testing and marketing.Since, Bluemix had to be a global platform the team was deliberately put in every continent, in Canada, India, Brazil, England, and so on.
Continue reading the Bluemix story as it appears on Fortune
Do not forget to grab your 30 day free Bluemix trial offer by registering today.
If you are a fitness freak like Phil Estes then you just bought yourself another reason to be a registered Bluemix user.
Fitness bands on people these days are very intellignetly connected to apps and websites that analyze and track the user's every move, helping them get more conscious of what they eat and how they burn those calories. If you own a Fitbit yourself, I am sure you have been excited about what shows on the dashboard of yor fitness gadget. Wouldn't it be fun to write your own app to do interesting... [More]
Just a push !! yes, it is just a push onto bluemix helps you to get your D3 charts !!
Login/Register Bluemix - www.ibm.com/developerworks/in/register-for-bluemix/
cd to the folder where you have D3 scripts and html
push to bluemix using cloudfoundry command line
I have taken the simple Radar chart as an example to demonstrate , Source code courtesy: http://bl.ocks.org/jeffthink/1630683
- cd to the folder where the source code is available
Popular among friends as TV, Tinniam V Ganesh has been a Cloud Architect, with Global Cloud CoE at IBM for over 3 years now. Apart from being a Bluemix expert, 51 year old TV, is an expert drummer and is ever ready to share a good laugh. We bring to your screen an exclusive interview with TV Ganesh, the pleasantly mannered Bluemix user who believes, Bluemix will serve as a boon to startups in India especially, catering to the eCommerce industry.
dW India: Tell us something about yourself?
TV: I am a software professional with over... [More]
Analytics and datawarehousing at your fingertips in Bluemix or Cloudant!
IBM unveiled dashDB at the recent IBM Insights conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. This new cloud-based offering is data warehousing and analytics as a service. It puts powerful IBM analytics and data warehousing technologies at your fingertips to deliver the inights your business needs to achieve a competitive edge or take advantage of an opportunity.
Learn more about this exciting new offering by listening to the technical marketing manager... [More]
DevOps: Think Lean - Eliminate Bottlenecks!
We are pleased to invite you to the Global Rational User Community (GRUC) virtual webcast on DevOps.
With the unprecedented explosion of technology around us and increasing customer expectations, speed of delivery becomes a key differentiator. Over the last few years, the importance of a DevOps approach to software delivery has been gaining more and more traction. Organizations now recognize that DevOps is a business capability that brings value to their... [More]
Working with IBM is a game changer indeed. Providing a global outlook to the local startups, IBM has long had a deep commitment to the entrepreneurial community offering technical expertise, mentoring and even free software.
We are now offering much more than that by introducing IBM Startup Crawl where you can reach out to the coolest startups in your city and grow your influence. Be a part of our Global Entrepreneur for Cloud startups and you may just get lucky to receive $12,000 worth free IBM Cloud usage for year!
The 3rd KIDUG DB2 event is happening this November, 15 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. No registration fee and open to IBMers as well as non-IBMers.
When : 15th Nov 2014 (Saturday) from 9:30 Am to 3:30 PM
Venue : Techno India Campus,Salt Lake,Sector V, Kolkata, India
Who can join : Anyone who is having interest in DB2 or working on DB2
How to book your seat : Send a mail from your official mail id to email@example.com with subject line "I will attend"
Leading Speakers from :... [More]
Do you wonder how a survey data can be graphically plotted within few minutes to derive a meaningful information out of it?
Your answer is with Bluemix! In just simple 5 steps..
Step1: Bluemix Login:
Login to Bluemix using IBM id. If not registered yet, get it registered using the following link:
or alternatively bluemix.net
Step2 - dashDB service to store the survey data:
Convert the data into a structured format using the dashDB service in Bluemix
1. An omelet
2. A cup of tea
3. Instant noodles
4. Run a distance of 3.6 Km if you are Usain Bolt
5. Or, build an email client using Bluemix !
Yes. You heard it right. If you have a bluemix account, five minutes is all you need to create an email client. By selecting the RapidApps IBM Beta service provided on Bluemix, one can quickly create a prototype or, proof-of-concept without investing time in laborious coding.
Welcome to the IBM Bluemix Lounge at CeBit India. Join us for Meetups, Hackathons, AppFest, The Great Mind Challenge and Startups on Bluemix. Also check out Bluemix Demos on IoT, Mobile, Big Data and Social. And there is more with #IBMandTwitter - Developers will be able to integrate Twitter data into new cloud services they are building with IBM’s Watson Developer Cloud or IBM Bluemix. WOW!!
Register for a free Bluemix 30-day trial today!
Since the beginning of trade and commerce, humanity has looked for creating and developing marketplaces where buyers and suppliers converge.
Trade routes were established to transport goods, the intent being to find the best market from a sellers perspective. Traders were not just astute businessman but avid adventurers considering the challenging conditions that existed before modern transport came into being.
With time markets have evolved and now exist not just physically, but also virtually in the online or social medium.
There is something about boutiques that make them better that the huge super stores where you get anything and everything and return back lugging bags and a tired pair of legs.
Boutiques are rather different. They are small, specialty departments limited to country made consumables. Every product at a boutique has a story to tell. No wonder a stop at a flower boutique or, a kitsch store feel so refreshing.
Now what if I told you that some smart people at IBM have custom-made solutions for you? Yes. A technological boutique to... [More]