Set up a new Bluemix account

  1. Open a web browser and navigate to one of the following regions:
  2. Click Create a free account.
  3. Complete the following form with your contact information. Email address, name, country, phone, and a password are required. When you’re done, click Create Account.
  4. You will receive an email with a button to confirm your account and complete the Bluemix registration process.
  5. Complete the steps in the email to confirm your account. After confirmation, a web page will show a link to log in for the first time.
  6. Follow the link and sign in with your email and password. You will go through a series of one-time setup dialogs.
  7. Accept the terms.
  8. Enter the name for your Bluemix organization.

    Use the suggested options or create one of your own. The organization name must be unique across Bluemix.

  9. Create your first space. Again, use the suggested options or enter your own space name. Space names do not need to be unique across Bluemix.
  10. In the Summary page, click I’m Ready to continue to Bluemix.

    Next, you’ll go to the Bluemix Cloud Foundry Apps dashboard. Now, you’re ready to create your first Bluemix application.