Bluemix Stirred

Getting Started

Get an account

Access bluemix Web site here: https://ace.ng.bluemix.net/
Click on the “Sign Up” for Bluemix button.
Read quick start  http://www.ng.bluemix.net/docs/QuickStart.jsp

Installing the cf tool

Before you begin, install the command line tool that is used to upload and manage your application. BlueMix uses a tool called cf command line interface.
Download cf command line interface from https://github.com/cloudfoundry/cli
The cf command is a program that you need to install. Select the appropriate installer for your operating system. After the cf command tool is installed, you can use cf -v command to verify its version as follows:

$cf -vcf version 6.0.0-90db382

Login using the cf tool

Login. Be sure to use the right endpoint. To see the end point type:

$cf –t
API endpoint: https://api.ng.bluemix.net (API version: 2.2.0)Not logged in. Use 'cf login' to log in.
$cf login

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