IBM Bluemix Infrastructure Fundamentals



This course introduces you to IBM Bluemix Infrastructure�s Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) capabilities. You will then apply this newfound knowledge to a typical e-commerce workload.


  • Individuals who want to learn details about IBM Bluemix�s IaaS capabilities
  • Individuals responsible for evaluating the technical benefits of using third-party cloud hosting services such as Bluemix for IaaS
  • IT solution and software architects who want to assess the suitability of Bluemix�s IaaS technologies and how they align with their business requirements
  • Application developers who want to learn about Bluemix�s IaaS capabilities and how to leverage them into their applications
  • Network managers who want to understand IaaS connectivity and performance considerations to manage the computer networks across their businesses
  • Security managers who want to learn how to design IaaS solutions that protect underlying information using cloud services
  • Storage managers who need to assess IaaS options to manage their storage architecture strategy

Learning Objectives

  • Cloud terminology
  • Advantages of using IBM Bluemix Infrastructure
  • Deploy compute instances
  • Evaluate multiple network options and security implications
  • Differentiate and implement storage options
  • Security, compliance, and data privacy
  • IBM Bluemix Infrastructure differentiators

  1. Introducing IBM Bluemix Infrastructure
  2. Defining Cloud Compute Architecture
  3. Connecting to the Network
  4. Storing Data
  5. Securing Your Environment
  6. A Real-World Application