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Elasticity – Unprecedented Automation & Simplicity in the PureApplication System

By Binh Nguyen on expertintegratedsystemsblog.com

One issue with cloud centric applications is how to effectively and efficiently deploy the applications that provides elasticity or on-demand scalability. The IBM PureApplication System provides a unique way to scale Web applications according to traffic and performance, simplifying the deployment experience, and releasing the administrators from the manual and time consuming error-prone configurations.

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Deploying into the cloud with the IBM Application Pattern for Java

Build and deploy Java virtual applications in minutes

Chris Bailey, Java Service Architect, IBM

Summary:  The IBM Application Pattern for Java lets you easily move any existing Java application into a cloud-based environment and make it reusable as either a platform or a modifiable template. Find out how this pattern works with IBM’s cloud offerings, and get started with step-by-step instructions — including two video demos — for creating, deploying, and monitoring Java virtual applications in a variety of usage scenarios. Continue reading ->

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How to install Rational Team Concert Plugin for SmartCloud Application CLMS?

In this article, I will explain how to install RTC plugin on an existing Eclipse environment to connect to the SmartCloud Application Collaborative Lifecycle Management Service.

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Create your own pattern-type on PureSystems/SmartCloud Application Services (Education series)

This a serie of articles explaining step-by-step how to create a pattern-type for IBM PureSystems, IBM Workload Deployer and IBM SmartCloud Application Services.

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Did you know? SmartCloud Application Services offers a restore option

When you provision the SmartCloud Application Workload Services, you have the option to store all data on an existing volume. For doing that, you just need to create a volume in the same data-center first and an IP address then enter the storage ID and the IP address while provisioning the SmartCloud Application Workload Services.

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IBM PureSystems: A cloud computing genie

By Shamim Hossain on thoughtsoncloud.com

Business and IT are becoming very complex and challenging every day. Organizations need to be agile and adapt to challenging business needs and market demands to survive in today’s competitive world. Continue Reading ->

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Why using persistent storage on SmartCloud Application Services?

The answer is very simple and short Smile

Imagine the following scenario, you create a SmartCloud Application Collaborative Lifecycle Management Service Instance or a SmartCloud Application Workload Service Instance and you start working with it, all data are stored in the virtual machine.