My journey in the API world really started about 3 years ago. During this time I was fortunate enough to learn good practices from several great mentors. Next month I will be co-hosting a tutorial at two major conferences, Oscon and Pycon. Teaching a development workflow, I believe to be the... Continue reading Evangelizing better API development practices – OSCON 2017
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!
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
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
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
In post two of his blog series, Chris Heuer walks us through his decision tree as he deciphers which tools to use to learn how to code and build his app. Continue reading One CEO’s journey: To code it yourself, you must choose the right tools
Follow the conversation Phil Gilbert of IBM® Design and Frances West of IBM Accessibility as they pinpoint the sweet spot for disabled user experience. Continue reading The intersection of design and accessibility
Oracle’s Java Language Architect, Brian Goetz, returns to dW with the first three parts of a deep dive into Java Streams. Continue reading Dive into the Java Streams library with Oracle’s Brian Goetz
As you may have noticed, developerWorks has been rolling out a modern, more-navigable new design over the past few months with a facelift for Java. Continue reading The new face of developerWorks Java
GitHub and IBM have partnered to bring you GitHub Enterprise. It's private and secure, and there's no infrastructure overhead. Finally share your code securely! Continue reading Finally! Share your code securely with GitHub Enterprise