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Bluemix is upgrading to the Diego architecture.

Bluemix Cloud Foundry is upgrading from the Droplet Execution Agent (DEA) architecture to the new Diego architecture. The DEA architecture still can serve the Cloud Foundry Foundation and Bluemix well.

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Bluemix is now open in China and welcome enterprise customer to join us.

Since Jan. 9 2017, Bluemix Cloud Foundry is upgrading to the new Diego architecture. Start migrating existing apps to Diego and deploy new apps to Diego now. View more.

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Everything you’ll need to know to use Bluemix.

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Bluemix Innovation

For delivering excellent experience outcomes, Bluemix uses Design Thinking to understand and envision your needs continuously.

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Spotlight products

Watson IoT Platform

The Internet of Things service lets your apps communicate with and consume data collected by your connected devices, sensors, and gateways.

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Cloudant NoSQL DB

Cloudant NoSQL DB is a fully managed data layer designed for modern web and mobile applications that leverages a flexible JSON schema.

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Blockchain is a peer-to-peer distributed ledger technology for a new generation of transactional applications that establishes trust, accountability and transparency while streamlining business processes.

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Mobile Messaging Connect

Mobile messaging connect service provides common connectors to popular social tools (like WeChat) and development framework based on message exchange service.

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Bluemix deployment models


Tap into public services to power your modern apps and services.



Experience an unmatched combination of security and time to value in a cloud that is a natural extension of your existing network.

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Take advantage of the true value of cloud behind your firewall with the help of our first-of-its-kind approach to private cloud delivery.

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Customer stories


Provide ChinaOpen cognitive virtual assistant over WeChat to enable new digital experiences for tennis event (2015)

Diabetizer Ltd. & Co. KG

IBM cloud technology simplifies the development of diabetes management tools, and helps the doctors and patients tracking the health status in order to improve the care plan.

IBM Research Africa

IoT helps improve the food security standards and achieve greater crop yields.

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Put your apps and data to work anywhere

Bluemix is available across more than 25 data centers around the world and in any data center of yours. Pick and choose any combination of deployment models to optimize your apps and services for performance, regulatory considerations, cost, and scale.