How to Setup and Use IBM Cloud platform in Kenya

IBM’s cloud platform provides Kenyan companies and individuals with various services and tools for developing, deploying, and managing cloud-based applications. This detailed guide will help anybody in Kenya, whether a developer, an entrepreneur, or a business, set up the IBM Cloud platform.

Setup and Use IBM Cloud platform in Kenya

1. Sign up for an IBM Cloud account

Go to the IBM Cloud website and click the “Sign up” button.

Fill in the required information to create your account. Select “Kenya” as your country during the registration process.

2. Verify your email address

After signing up, you will receive an email from IBM Cloud asking you to verify your email address.

Follow the instructions in the email to complete the verification and process.


3. Estimate your costs

Go to the catalog, and select Services.

Select a service that you’re interested in.

Select a pricing plan, and enter other configuration details if needed.

4. Navigating the IBM Cloud Dashboard

Explore its various sections and familiarize yourself with the layout.

The dashboard is your central hub for managing and accessing IBM Cloud services and resources.

5. Access IBM Cloud Documentation

To better understand the IBM Cloud’s capabilities and functionalities, refer to the IBM Cloud documentation.

The documentation provides a comprehensive knowledge base, offering detailed explanations, tutorials, and code examples.

 IBM Cloud platform in Kenya

6. Resource Creation and Management