This project will create an IBM Redbooks publication that details the business case, architecture, implementation, and best practices for implementing IBM Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud V8.4.

IMPORTANT: This will be remote residency. No travel is required.

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Benefits to Resident


This residency will give IBM Spectrum Virtualize and cloud subject matter experts the opportunity to use their skills and experience to produce a primer on implementing IBM Spectrum Virtualize V 8.4 in a public cloud environment. The residents will have the opportunity to work in a team of likeminded professionals where they can exchange their knowledge and experience and learn from the other team members and developers. Participants will be credited as published authors of this publicly available IBM Redbooks publication. Authoring an IBM Redbooks can be used as give-back activity in IBM professional certifications.



Resident Prerequisites

This residency is suitable for Business Partners and IBMers (not for clients).

A basic requirement for all residents is the ability to read and clearly express concepts and procedures in common English.

This will be a remote residency.


Skills NeededRequested Skill Level
IBM Spectrum Virtualize4
Microsoft Azure3
IBM Public Cloud4
Amazon Web Services (AWS)3

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Documentation Skills

Documentation Skills NeededRequested Doc Skill Level

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Social Media Skills

Social Media Skills NeededRequested Soc Media Skill Level
Blogging experience2
YouTube (Speaking in videos)2

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Start Date
15 Nov 2021

End Date
17 Dec 2021

5 weeks

Residents needed
6 (Business Partners, IBMers)

Submit Nominations by
24 Sep 2021

Residency Location
No primary location

Residency Leader
Vasfi Gucer

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