In this video from IBM InterConnect 2017, BlocPower and Harmony showcase the power of the data and analytics services that make up IBM Watson Data Platform. Continue reading Slashing energy costs across NYC with data science powered by IBM Watson Data Platform
Are you a developer interested in Java, containers, the cloud, and maybe even a light saber or two? Well then you don't want to miss the inaugural Devoxx US conference coming to San Jose on March 21st! This very popular developer conference is coming to the US shores for the first time and we've... Continue reading An Interview with Arun Gupta, Devoxx US organizer and Java champion!
Want a snapshot on the best sessions to attend at InterConnect 2017 to help you solve challenges with developing process and decision apps? A slew of presenters are focusing on process transformation, providing insight into all phases of business process management and decision management. Learn from examples and pick up tips for everything from business agility... Continue reading Prepare for process transformation at IBM InterConnect 2017
Have you heard? Hybrid cloud is the new norm. It's the cornerstone of IT on the path to digital transformation. How do we know this? In 2016, IBM® Center for Applied Insights published findings from their survey of 500 IT decision makers worldwide with organizations that have implemented hybrid environments. The survey revealed that 7... Continue reading From brick and mortar: Why hybrid cloud is the cornerstone of IT
At The New Builders, we’re always excited to see tools that give developers a chunk of new functionality and present it in a way that’s easy to interact with. Mapbox is one such technology, because it unlocks the sophisticated mapping capabilities that so many of today’s applications need, and makes them available on a... Continue reading Putting GeoJSON on the Map with Mapbox and Cloudant
There's a lot of talk lately about cognitive computing, but seeing examples of how businesses use APIs to create a better experience for their customers makes a big difference. Developers who have been sharing their knowledge on developerWorks Middleware have shown virtual retail and banking assistants and apps that help users make... Continue reading Value, innovation, and productivity: The new Business Operations Connect learning path
Are you ready to cross the innovation threshold? When it comes to technology innovation, you have big aspirations for what you want to achieve. But, you might not have all the knowledge, skills, or resources you need to carry out and complete your project. The more you wait or struggle at being stuck, the more frustrating... Continue reading Beyond imagination to innovation with IBM On Demand Consulting
In this age of digital transformation, the big question is: Are you disrupted or a disruptor? If you are struggling with moving to the cloud, don’t be disrupted. Find your best path forward with IBM Cloud Advisors. To speak to an IBM Cloud Advisor, request a conversation now. To learn more about the value IBM... Continue reading IBM Cloud Advisors: The disruptor’s quick start to the cloud
I was delighted when in August my manager got approval for me to attend JavaOne. It had been some time since I'd been to this important conference, and I looked forward to connecting with people I hadn't seen in years, immersing myself in sessions, perusing the exhibition floor, and just hanging out. Unfortunately, things went... Continue reading Lessons learned at JavaOne 2016 in San Francisco!
As I've been learning about the Connect series from IBM, the phrase "code like a startup, run like an enterprise" has stuck with me. It reminds me of "float like a butterfly, sting like a bee," what boxer Muhammad Ali said he would do in a 1965 heavyweight boxing match against the much... Continue reading Code like a startup, run like an enterprise: The new WebSphere Connect learning path
When the Rolling Stones released their hit song Get off of my cloud back in 1965, they knew people were anxious to get onto their cloud after their success earlier that same year with Satisfaction. Fast forward fifty-one years later, and getting to the cloud has taken on a new... Continue reading Hey you! Get your apps onto the cloud with WebSphere Application Server V9
I’m proud to say that I am the first IBM designer with a master badge in Design Thinking and the first user experience designer hired in IBM’s MobileFirst for iOS Garage in Bangalore, a hub for IBM’s development of iOS apps. In my 13 years working in user experience, information architecture and visual... Continue reading How we design and deploy enterprise-ready iOS apps in weeks, not months
Not long ago, I wrote a post showing off the new Java development hub and one detailing the return of Brian Goetz as a contributor. This time, I'm going to show off the new Web development hub, detail Brian's continued presence as well as that of another of my long-time favorites, David... Continue reading Java Streams, Redux, and more!
If developerWorks was a student returning to school this fall, she would have a lot of material to draw from when writing her "What I did this summer" essay. In the WebSphere and Business Process Management areas, we built two new pages this summer: developerWorks Middleware, and developerWorks Connect to Cloud! developerWorks... Continue reading Know what we did this summer? New Middleware hub and dW Connect to Cloud
At the corner of 1st Avenue and 7th Street in downtown Minneapolis is a tribute to some of the greatest musical groups and artists in pop culture. Their names appear inside white stars on shimmering ebony brick walls that lead up to the legendary performance venue First Avenue. This hot spot... Continue reading Star power with StrongLoop and Node.js open badges