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Back in Action…

The spread of the novel coronavirus since the beginning of the year 2020 has changed life throughout the world. While public life has been mostly shut down, both personal and work life are starting to take place more and more digitally . It has been few years since I blogged on the work I have …

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Full stack deployment using UCD – Part3

In Part 1 and Part 2 of the Blog, we talked about setting up Blueprint designer.  Now in final blog , we shall  talk about how to create Blueprint. Lets go ahead and click on Create a new Blueprint . Go to top of homepage and click on New Blueprint This creates a blank .yaml …

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Full stack deployment using UCD – Part2

Now in this blog , we shall be looking at integrating with AWS . In Blueprint Designer under Administration , select clouds and create a cloud connection by clicking on ‘Add New Cloud’. In the Edit tab give the connection a name and select ‘Amazon Web Services’ cloud type. Uncheck “Use default orchestration engine” and …

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Static Code Analysis leveraging Sonarqube in IBM Bluemix DevOps Services

It’s been a while since I updated my blog, infact a year !!! I know I should be more regular writing these Technical articles..hope this year has more updates from me. Anyways.. The topic today is about Static Code Analysis. In many a customer engagement on DevOps on Bluemix, I have been asked about how …

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Recent customer visit for GADO Asssessment

Last month I  traveled to customer  site to participate in an IBM facilitated GADO assessment and planning workshop. Not to confuse you,  GADO is the acronym for Governance of Application Delivery for Outsourcing . The GADO assessment and planning workshop was intended to facilitate collaborative discussion on the current status, scope and goals for outsourced …

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Introduction to IBM Rational Focal Point

I would like to introduce everyone to IBM® Rational® Focal Point™  which is a comprehensive portfolio planning solution in the DevOps Solution. With Rational Focal Point, teams can make collaborative, objective decisions to deliver market, customer, and business value. By understanding what matters most, organizations can respond to dynamic market conditions and deliver valued products …

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DevOps , a perspective beyond just Develop-Test-Release-Deploy

Last week , I spent some time reading about IBM’s vision on DevOps – Continuous delivery of software-driven innovation. Now that’s an interesting quote , but what actually is it  ? Many Organizations  are quite curious  and everyone wants to have a slice of it . What I have understood from the abundant material available …

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Hello Everyone !

My name is Smith Naik, and I work for IBM as a member of the Emerging Technologies team.  As a member of this team, I plan to share my thoughts and insights about IBM DevOps in this blog.  I hope to provide my readers with some valuable information, as well as links to where the …

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