Actionable Architecture: Secure Hybrid Data Warehouse on Bluemix (Big Data Workshop 1)

This workshop series walks you through an overview of the Big Data & Analytics reference architecture, how Bluemix supports that architecture, and how you can build your very own native Big Data application on Bluemix today. Getting hands on, you will create the System of Record (SoR) database in a Virtual Machine on the...  Continue reading Actionable Architecture: Secure Hybrid Data Warehouse on Bluemix (Big Data Workshop 1)

Get started with Watson Developer Cloud

The IBM Watson™ Developer Cloud (WDC) offers a variety of services for developing cognitive applications. Each Watson service provides a Representational State Transfer (REST) Application Programming Interface (API) for interacting with the service. IBM Bluemix™ is the cloud platform in which you deploy applications that are developed using Watson services.    Continue reading Get started with Watson Developer Cloud

Get started with Bluemix DevOps Services

Learn the fundamentals of building and deploying your app on the IBM® Bluemix™ cloud platform. Create your own version of a sample project and store it in a Git repository. Update your code, push it to the project repository, and track your changes. Then build your code and deploy it to Bluemix.  Continue reading Get started with Bluemix DevOps Services

Build a remote-controlled Raspberry Pi 2 monitor for your IBM Bluemix apps

Demystify the Internet of Things with a hands-on project that uses the IBM Internet of Things Foundation to interconnect your devices and apps. Set up a Raspberry Pi 2 to monitor uptime and access time for a running IBM Bluemix app, capturing the results in a graphing app that you can deploy to Bluemix. And...  Continue reading Build a remote-controlled Raspberry Pi 2 monitor for your IBM Bluemix apps

Create an IBM Watson explorer with React

Thanks to Bluemix™, you can add the power of IBM Watson to your own apps in minutes. In this tutorial, you'll create an app for exploring three major Watson services: Language Identification, Question and Answer, and Machine Translation. You'll build the app's user interface with the React open source JavaScript library.   Continue reading Create an IBM Watson explorer with React

Build your first Node.js web site

With IBM DevOps Services, you can edit an application in the IDE, push it to Bluemix, and run the app—all with no additional software to install. Of course, you can use Bluemix with local development environments such as Eclipse, and with the Bluemix command line. This tutorial and video show you how to get started...  Continue reading Build your first Node.js web site

Build your own wearable with IBM IoT Foundation and IBM Bluemix

Tracking wearables--watches, bracelets, glasses, and even clothing--have many features for following and reporting on individual activities, generally by connecting with a smartphone or tablet. This tutorial takes you through the fundamental process of connecting a Bluetooth-enabled wearable to a mobile app and sending sensor data into the IoT cloud. When sensor data arrives, Bluemix can...  Continue reading Build your own wearable with IBM IoT Foundation and IBM Bluemix

Build a connected-car IoT app with Geospatial Analytics

Assemble this IoT starter kit for connected cars. The kit consists of a Node.js vehicle simulator, HTML5 applications to view and manage vehicles on a map, the Bluemix Geospatial Analytics service, and Node-Red for analytics. The IoT service on Bluemix makes it easy to connect a car, an application to view and manage its data,...  Continue reading Build a connected-car IoT app with Geospatial Analytics

Actionable Architecture: Web application hosting using Cloud Foundry (Liberty Workshop 1)

In this workshop you will create a Java™ Liberty Profile Application that uses the Data Cache service and the Monitoring and Analytics service. It is a prerequisite for the other Liberty series of labs.  Continue reading Actionable Architecture: Web application hosting using Cloud Foundry (Liberty Workshop 1)

Build and deploy a Node.js application using the Watson User Modeling service

Learn how to build and deploy a Node.js User Modeling application with the Watson Services on IBM® Bluemix®. These new services are the first set of publicly available tools that extend beyond Watson's basic question-and-answer capabilities, giving you access to the first-ever cloud-based cognitive platform.   Continue reading Build and deploy a Node.js application using the Watson User Modeling service

Conserve water with the Internet of Things

The Poseidon project aims to reduce water usage. The project developed an app that views sensor data from a plant to understand when it needs watering. In this three-part tutorial series, you'll build a low-cost plant-watering solution and find out how to work collaboratively to improve on it. The solution is based on Raspberry Pi and uses Bluemix...  Continue reading Conserve water with the Internet of Things

Build a portable Java EE app across Bluemix and private cloud patterns

As a Java developer, you expect your code to be "write once, run anywhere." How can you guarantee this when you move your applications between Bluemix and private cloud environments like SmartCloud Orchestrator or PureApplication System? This tutorial shares how to reconcile the differences in database connectivity and database initialization between environments. The application code,...  Continue reading Build a portable Java EE app across Bluemix and private cloud patterns

Build an Android app to reserve meeting facilities

Build a simple Android app that you can use to reserve meeting facilities in a workplace environment via your smartphone. This tutorial gets you familiar with cloud services in the Bluemix development environment, including messaging and data. To build and deploy the app, you'll use the Cloudant DB, MQ Light and Twilio services.  Continue reading Build an Android app to reserve meeting facilities

Import and export data from your Bluemix SQL Database

This tutorial introduces you to the SQL Database service, which provides an on-demand relational database for transactional workloads. You build and deploy a small Java app that uses the SQL Database service. To do this, you create a Java runtime, bind a SQL Database service instance to it, upload your Java app, and access the SQL...  Continue reading Import and export data from your Bluemix SQL Database

Build a cache application in the cloud with Bluemix cache services

Bluemix caching services let you build cloud applications with less concern about infrastructure, nodes, clusters, and agents. This tutorial and its sample application introduce the cache services provided in Bluemix. Learn how large amounts of data can be stored using IBM Data Cache service and IBM Session Cache service.  Continue reading Build a cache application in the cloud with Bluemix cache services