In this post I will give you some background on PaaS. Then I will show how you can create a IBM DevOps Services project, that is linked to GitHub, with automatic deployment to IBM Bluemix after code has been committed to the GitHub project. The old way One of the huge time saving benefits solved by cloud computing … Continue reading IBM Bluemix and IBM DevOps Services with Github Integration
IBM, Microsoft partnering in Hybrid Cloud
Yesterday, IBM and Microsoft jointly announced a partnership deal in Cloud. This deal is mainly about having key software components integrated into each others cloud offering. However for those paying attention, this was not necessarily a surprise. IBM has partnered with Microsoft for a long time now, most recently around Microsoft Dynamics. IBM also has a partnership … Continue reading IBM, Microsoft partnering in Hybrid Cloud
IBM SoftLayer Melbourne PoD open!
As per the press release, IBM SoftLayer Melbourne is open for business as of Tuesday 7th October 2014! Using the SoftLayer API we can create a very short Python script to build a new virtual Ubuntu image in the new Melbourne SoftLayer datacenter. Before you begin you need a SoftLayer account and your API key which … Continue reading IBM SoftLayer Melbourne PoD open!
The elephant in the room of cloud providers
Of all the tech press cloud articles I read on a daily basis, almost always the comparisons are between AWS, Azure, and Google where the battle for IaaS, PaaS and SaaS market share is happening. There is the odd exception. But, as far as I am concerned, IBM are well in this race, and definitely … Continue reading The elephant in the room of cloud providers