Developing Cloud-Native Applications for Bluemix

Developing Cloud-Native Applications for Bluemix Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

In this course, you will learn how to design and develop cloud-native applications—not just the ones that aren't cloud-ready or cloud-hosted—but ones that take maximum advantage of the cloud. You will learn the best practices for developing cloud applications, using Java EE as the primary programming language. You also learn how to deploy these applications using Bluemix, with its platform capabilities, Platform as a service (PaaS) capabilities, and its services.

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Intended Audience for this Developing Cloud-Native Applications for Bluemix Course

  • » Application developers who are responsible for designing and building applications in cloud-based environments, such as IBM Bluemix

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Course Prerequisites for Developing Cloud-Native Applications for Bluemix

  • » Basic Java EE architecture and development skills
  • » Knowledge of basic cloud concepts

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Developing Cloud-Native Applications for Bluemix Course Objectives

  • » Characteristics of a cloud-native application
  • » Cloud adoption pattern
  • » Factors to consider
  • » Apply best practices to architect a cloud-native application using Java EE
  • » Design microservices as the building block for your application
  • » Use various data sources that can be used by your Bluemix application
  • » Security for your cloud-based application

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Developing Cloud-Native Applications for Bluemix Course Outline

      1. Introduction to Cloud-Native Application Development
        1. Developer roles in Bluemix
        2. Cloud-native application characteristics
        3. Course roadmap and positioning
      2. Cloud Adoption Patterns
        1. Introduction
        2. Adoption process
        3. Application architecture
        4. DevOps
        5. Deployment
        6. Hybrid connectivity
      3. The 12-Factor Application
        1. Details of the 12 factors
      4. Developing Applications for IBM Bluemix
        1. Introduction to WebSphere Liberty
        2. Liberty development environment and tooling
        3. State in cloud applications
        4. Improving performance in Bluemix with data caching
        5. Application scaling on IBM Bluemix
      5. Developing Applications by Using Microservices
        1. Introduction to microservices
        2. Application architecture evolution
        3. Microservices component architecture
        4. Microservices integration
        5. Refactoring to microservices
        6. Developing microservices
      6. Data Management
        1. IBM DB2 on Cloud
        2. PostgreSQL
        3. Cloudant
        4. Object storage
        5. Data transformation
      7. Security
        1. Terminology
        2. Java Enterprise security model
        3. Application security enforced in code
        4. External authentication
        5. Bluemix single sign-on

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Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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