IBM Smart Cloud Provisioning introduces PaaS capabilities with the possibility to create blueprints to standardize
the deployment of complex tiered applications like for example a J2ee three
tiers application made of a Http Server, an Application Server, and a DB Server,
each running on a different VM eventually configured on different network
segments. These blueprints are called patterns in IBM Workload Deployer
terminology, which is the foundation technology of SmartCloud Provisioning.
Virtual system patterns are used to define a... [More]