Our August developerWorks technical newsletters have all been released!
Don’t miss out on the best curated technical content for seven popular software development topics: Cloud, Mobile, Big Data & Analytics, DevOps, Cognitive Computing, Internet of Things (IoT) and Security. Newsletter highlights for this month:
- CLOUD – Summer is no slow time for business!
IBM continues to roll out world-class cloud solutions like the recently announced IBM Bluemix Local System, the latest release of PureApplication System on Intel that allows you to run your enterprise application stack alongside cloud-native apps in a single, fully integrated, and optimized on-premises environment.
Read also: IBM Bluemix Local on PureApplication System. This article describes how to use PureApplication System as an appliance to host Bluemix Local.
Read the August Cloud newsletter
- MOBILE – It is all about MobileFirst Foundation!
Start with the MobileFirst Foundation devcenter, and find the resources you need to develop Cordova (iOS, Android, Windows), web and native (iOS, Android, Windows) applications that are based on IBM MobileFirst Foundation. Detailed code tutorials, instructional video sessions and technical blog posts; all meant to get you started with ease. These applications can then be further enhanced by integrating with IBM Bluemix Mobile Services.
As a developer, this is the place for you to find an encompassing set of tutorials, enabling you to develop, test, manage, and secure your applications.
Read the August Mobile newsletter
- DEVOPS – Localized & translated services!
We are excited to announce the release of the IBM Globalization Pipeline, a translation management service for IBM Bluemix (or your AWS Cloud platform) that integrates with the DevOps tool chain. With this service, you can release translated apps faster and reach more customers faster, saving your team time and money through automation. We also recommend watching the video “DevOps Integrated Translation with IBM Globalization Pipeline” to get you started!
Read the August DevOps newsletter
- IOT – Convergence with Blockchain!
The convergence of IoT and Blockchain: Watch John Cohn, IBM Fellow, IBM Internet of Things, & Tim Hahn, Chief Architect for IoT security, IBM Internet of Things, discuss the convergence of IoT and blockchain.
Read the August IoT newsletter
- COGNITIVE – Watson Conversation Service!
Walkthrough of Watson Conversation Service: IBM Watson Conversation Service lets you create bots using Natural Language Understanding with conversational interaction flows and dialog building tools.
Conversational Apps – What They Are and Where They’re Going: Watson has dedicated themselves to improving the technology available and the experience around building conversational applications. In this webinar, learn from developers who have worked with the services, about the challenges involved in building a conversational application and get a look at some of the breakthroughs in conversation technology that are removing the roadblocks in this process.
Read the August Cognitive Computing newsletter
- BIG DATA & ANALYTICS – Tutorials, articles and videos to get you started!
Get started with “GraphFrames in Apache Spark” and “CouchDB Using PHP and Guzzle”
Chalk Talk: How data can be turned into insights. Mike Broomhead gives an overview of the analytics ecosystem and all of the necessary components that go into turning data into insights.
Watch one of the latest developerWorks TV video releases on IBM Cloud Dragon Dojo: Sabrina Hsueh on IBM Wellness Analytics. Angel Diaz, IBM VP, Cloud Architecture and Technology, welcomes Sabrina Hsueh, Research Data Scientist, Wellness Analytics Lead. Hseuh explains the concept behind wellness analytics and offers some insight into where this technology is heading in the future.
Read the August BDA newsletter
o If you have not yet tried it, check out Career Concierge, a helpful guide for your developer career!
And last but not least:
o Our Brazil newsletter’s (in Portuguese) next edition is coming up in September! Subscribe now!
o Our China newsletter in simplified Chinese launched late June. Subscribe for the next edition!
o Our Japan newsletters (in Japanese) is scheduled to launch in September! Subscribe ahead of time!