Articles in bluemix

Compose: Now available on IBM Bluemix

The power of IBM's Bluemix cloud platform is now able to seamlessly harness Compose's databases, making Compose-configured MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Redis, RethinkDB, Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ and etcd available to Bluemix users and their applications. The…

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Getting started with Elasticsearch and Node.js - Part 5

In the final step of the series, we create a web application to access the Elasticsearch managed data and show how to host the web app on IBM's Bluemix. In the previous article we ran some queries on the nested fields in our petitions data. In this a…

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Deploying Logshare with Compose and Bluemix

Deploy your own logshare server using Compose and Bluemix I tend to develop locally, running Node.js code on my machine from the terminal. I can tail a log file locally and see the output data stream from top to bottom: > tail -f /var/log/system.l…

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Deploying the Metrics Collector Microservice on Compose

Building your infrastructure the "microservices way" is to avoid establishing large monolithic codebases that eventually become difficult to maintain. A microservice is simply a small app that does one task very well. With a small set of requirement…

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