Upcoming events

Introduction to Cloud Pak for Integration

August 19, 2020

IBM Cloud Pak for Integration offers a single unified platform for your integration needs: API lifecycle, application and data integration, enterprise messaging, event streaming and high-speed data transfer. It is ideal for integration projects and innovation deploying integration capabilities such as API Connect, APP Connect, MQ, IBM Event Streams, Aspera and DataPower easily and simply on Red Hat OpenShift environment almost anywhere: on any public cloud, private cloud and also on premises.

Introduction to IBM Events Streams (Kafka) with Cloud Pak for Integration

August 25, 2020

IBM Event Streams is is a high-throughput message bus, a fully managed service built with the open source Apache Kafka project. It is available as part of the Cloud Pak for Integration. Event Streams is optimized for event ingestion into event stream distribution between your services and applications. Event Streams supports all of the Kafka APIs including Kafka Streams and Kafka Connect. It leverages the availability zone support from the Kubernetes Service to ensure that in an unlikely event of an entire zone being unavailable, your applications will continue to work uninterrupted.

Introduction to API Connect with Cloud Pak for Integration

August 27, 2020

API Connect is a tool that helps quickly configure your API management solution and create new APIs from existing business assets or cloud services through configuration and a no-coding approach. It is available as part of the Cloud Pak for Integration. API Connect manages your APIs with business-level controls by setting varying levels of consumption entitlements and managing the application developer. Transform and grow your business with insights through detailed analytics with structured filtered searches and navigation capabilities.

Unlock Hidden Value of Your Text Data with Watson Discovery

August 28, 2020

IBM's Watson Discovery is an AI search technology that eliminates data silos and retrieves information buried inside enterprise data. Watson Discovery applies the latest breakthroughs in machine learning, including natural language processing capabilities, and is easily trained to your domain. With the flexibility of the IBM Cloud, users can operate anywhere. Watson Discovery Service is delivered as a suite of APIs that aims to make it easier for users to load and analyze their data, even if they don't have an advanced degree in data science.

Introduction to IBM Hybrid Cloud Technologies

August 31, 2020

This workshop helps you learn to work with hybrid clouds and container technologies including Docker, Kubernetes, Helm and OpenShift across different private and public clouds. Participants will use Open source solutions, IBM technologies to learn how to build hybrid cloud applications based on containers.

Introduction to IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management

September 2, 2020

When working with multiple clusters on different clouds (public and/or private), you need to provide visibility, governance and automation to manage efficiently all these clusters and clouds. IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management is the right solution to help you to manage your multicloud environment.

Manage Your Cloud Apps with Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management

September 3, 2020

This workshop is a follow on to Introduction to IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management. Today, we will dive into application management, security, compliance, observability and monitoring in multicloud environment.

IBM Hybrid Cloud Implementation

September 4, 2020

This workshop is a follow on to Introduction to IBM Hybrid Cloud Technologies. Today, we will focus on Hybrid clouds, IBM Cloud Paks, multi-cloud management, DevOps and pertaining implementation.

Develop Chatbots with Watson Assistant, Part 1: Use Cases and Design 

September 7, 2020

This is the first of the 5 workshops about building virtual agents (chatbots) with the IBM Watson Assistant (WA). In this session, you will find out use cases for different industries and see associated case studies. You will learn why it's essential to take time to design your solution properly, i.e. define the right positioning, viewpoint, proactivity and tone to provide the best experiences to your target users. You will finish with an overview of the implementation cycle of WA, followed by demonstrations.

Develop Chatbots with Watson Assistant, Part 2: Key Concepts and Features

September 9, 2020

This is the second of the 5 workshops about building virtual agents (chatbots) with the IBM Watson Assistant (WA). The second session is dedicated to the presentation of the key concepts of WA, such as intents, entities, context variables, dialog. You are going to work with WA on IBM cloud to create the foundation of your future user experiences. You will also work with all features which enables you to speed up the training of your AI model.

How to automate business logic with IBM Cloud Pak for Automation and external services

September 10, 2020

How to combine several versions of business logic in IBM Cloud Pak for Automation with some clients custom to solve integration tasks without massive refactoring, Champion Challenger and others

Develop Chatbots with Watson Assistant, Part 3: Create a Dialog

September 11, 2020

This is the third of the 5 workshops about building virtual agents (chatbots) with the IBM Watson Assistant (WA). The third session will be the opportunity to learn how to design your conversation behavior in WA, how to clarify a user request or ask him more details to finalize the answer. You will build a human like interaction with WA Dialog.

Introduction to IBM Cloud Pak for Applications and OpenShift

September 14, 2020

We will show you how you can move to microservices with DevOps and modernization toolkits. IBM Cloud Pak for Applications offers a complete, end-to-end environment to speed up app development for for Kubernetes and access cloud services. With Cloud Pack for Applications, you can easily install a Red Hat OpenShift cluster to develop, transform, modernize and deploy new Cloud Native applications and microservices.

Develop Chatbots with Watson Assistant, Part 4: Integration with UI and Other Apps

September 15, 2020

This is the fourth of the 5 workshops about building virtual agents (chatbots) with the IBM Watson Assistant (WA). With WA you can leverage pre-build integration with Social networks, Help-desk solutions or embed your conversation in your Web site without any development. It can also look for answers in dedicated knowledge bases by integrating Watson Discovery. This session is built to provide you all information to do all of these with minimum effort and give some tips to manage critical data.

Move to Microservices with IBM Cloud Pak for Applications - DevOps and App Modernization

September 16, 2020

This is a follow on workshop to Introduction to IBM Cloud Pak for Applications and OpenShift. We will show you how you can move to microservices with DevOps and modernization toolkits. IBM Cloud Pak for Applications offers a complete, end-to-end environment to speed up app development for for Kubernetes and access cloud services. With Cloud Pack for Applications, you can easily install a Red Hat OpenShift cluster to develop, transform, modernize and deploy new Cloud Native applications and microservices. In this workshop, we will focus on IBM Transformation Advisor, Kabanero, Codewind, Appsody and Tekton.

Develop Chatbots with Watson Assistant, Part 5: Analyze and Improve Your Bot

September 17, 2020

This is the fifth of the 5 workshops about building virtual agents (chatbots) with the IBM Watson Assistant (WA). Before any deployment of your WA solution you should assess its machine learning model built with your training set. In this session we propose several options to test your WA by leveraging Watson Studio. You will execute these tests using Jupyter Notebooks.

Cloud Pak for Automation Overview

September 18, 2020

In this session, you 'll learn how the IBM Automation Platform for Digital Business can help transform the way you handle your content and processes. The IBM Automation Platform for Digital Business is an integrated platform of five automation capabilities that assist business people drive virtually all types of automation projects at speed and scale from highly repetitive and administrative to more personalized, expert-level work.