Introducing IBM Middleware User Community Featured Discussions!

We are pleased to present the IBM Middleware User Community's newest program: Featured Discussions!

The following discussion topics are part of the new Featured Discussion program, which offers open-ended group conversations that enable participants to engage around issues that are slightly broader than traditional group message topics. Follow along with this blog post for direct links to all of these Featured Discussion topics, and join in on the conversation!

FEATURED: Enterprise Scaled Agile Methodology
DevOps

by Amy Silberbauer

How can an enterprise scaled agile methodology help you with your enterprise transformation?

 

 

FEATURED: Relevant Technologies To Use
Cloud Management

by Andre Tost

What are your thoughts/recommendations on automation of workload deployment into containers or virtual machines or both? What are the relevant technologies to use for it?

 

 

FEATURED: What are your product development life cycle challenges in the area of tool integration?
Internet of Things

by Oskar Berreteaga

What I see many times is a lot of manual work to bring data from one tool to the other due to legacy tools or legacy processes. I frequently hear 'it's the way we do things here'. In those cases, I try to politely challenge my peer to discuss invested time and resources, effective...

 

 

FEATURED: Do you have plans to migrate any or all of your IBM Middleware workloads to a cloud environment?
Cloud Management

by Matt Rodkey

Do you have plans to migrate any or all of your IBM Middleware workloads to a cloud environment? If not, why not? Which types of cloud environments are you considering (Public, Private, Managed Private) and why? What are the key determining factors in the decision to move a workload to the cloud?

 

 

FEATURED: How do you get your technical education for IBM MQ?
Cloud Integration

by Morag Hughson

We're right in the middle of conference season at the moment, with the SHARE conference recently finished, and the MQTC conference on the horizon. I was wondering, how do you get your technical education for IBM MQ? Do you go to one of the conferences? Do you take education classes? Do you learn online, read blog posts and articles? Do you just get stuck into Knowledge Center and teach...

 

 

FEATURED: How do we keep up with the rapid pace of technology evolution in the context of cloud?
Cloud Management

by Andre Tost

How do we keep up with the rapid pace of technology evolution in the context of cloud? Continuous delivery versus a 12-month release cycle.

 

 

FEATURED: What are other people’s thoughts on making Clearcase / Clearquest and RTC available on IBM Cloud?
DevOps

by Vetrivel Arumugham

I have been using a few of the IBM Rational tools ( Clearcase , Clearquest ,etc) since 1998. Those days it was easy to get an evaluation version of Rational software from either the Rational website or from Rational local offices. But once IBM acquired Rational in 2003, the situation...

 

 

FEATURED: How do you know what data you have and who’s using it?
Storage Management

by Bob Oesterlin

As large scale distributed file systems (Spectrum Scale, Lustre, Object) grow in size, understanding what data you have and how it’s being used is key to managing growth and performance. What are some of the approaches that can be used, what tools exist and what are the gaps?

 

 

FEATURED: How does IBM change their integration thinking?
Cloud Integration

by Francois van der Merwe

How does IBM need to change their integration thought process to ensure that current traditional integration products, like MQ and IIB, can smoothly move to the cloud era? Is this even possible?

 




If you are interested in submitting a topic for a future Featured Discussion, please email us at support@imwuc.org. 

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