The IBM SmartCloud Enterprise provides APIs. These APIs can be used to automate the deployment of a server topology on IBM SmartCloud Enterprise. I will show in this article that you can now use IBM SmartCloud Application Services (currently in pilot), and specifically the IBM SmartCloud Application Workload Service, to design and deploy your topology. This capability is also available on the IBM PureApplication System.
Basically, there 3 types of patterns on the IBM PureApplication System: Virtual Appliance, Virtual System and Virtual Application:
Here some interesting sessions around SCE solutions at Impact2012:
Don’t forget you can get a free access to SmartCloud Application Services (see: Try IBMPureSystems. No charge)