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IBM's big data portfolio of products for the big data platform

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Why IBM for big data

Big data represents a new era in data exploration and utilization. IBM is uniquely positioned to help clients design, develop and execute a big data strategy that will enhance and complement existing systems and processes.

Featured Products

InfoSphere Streams

Enables continuous analysis of massive volumes of streaming data with sub-millisecond response times.

InfoSphere BigInsights

An enterprise-ready, Apache Hadoop-based solution for managing and analyzing massive volumes of structured and unstructured data.

InfoSphere Data Explorer

Discovery and navigation software that provides real-time access and fusion of big data with rich and varied data from enterprise applications for greater insight and ROI.

IBM PureData powered by Netezza technology

Simplifies and optimizes performance of data services for analytic applications, enabling very complex algorithms to run in minutes not days.

DB2 with BLU Acceleration

Advanced, innovative capabilities to accelerate analytic workloads for databases and data warehouses.

IBM Smart Analytics System

Provides a comprehensive portfolio of data management, hardware, software, & services capabilities that modularly delivers a wide assortment of business changing analytics.

InfoSphere Master Data Management

Creates trusted views of your master data for improving your applications and business processes.

InfoSphere Information Server

Understand, cleanse, transform and deliver trusted information to your critical business initiatives, integrating big data into the rest of your IT systems.

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Business Analytics for big data

Extract significant value from big data as part of your overall analytics initiative.

IBM Security Intelligence with big data

Provides exceptional threat and risk detection, combining deep security expertise with analytical insights on a massive scale.

Predictive analytics for big data

Now almost everyone in your organization can use and profit from … the combination of big data and predictive analytics.

Big data on Power Systems

Delivering next generation applications for big data and analytics

Big data on System x

Delivering insights with faster time to value.

Big data on System z

Leveraging the power and performance of today's mainframe to drive advanced analytics for your business.

IBM Server for big data

Purpose-built for big data, this IBM System x3650 M4 BD rack server is designed for rapid analysis of enormous volumes of data.


InfoSphere BigInsights Enterprise Edition

Cost-effectively store, manage and gain insights from big data


The value of InfoSphere BigInsights

Discover and analyze business insights hidden in large volumes of data


InfoSphere Streams

Delivers real-time analytic processing for information you can trust

IBM InfoSphere Data Explorer

InfoSphere Data Explorer

An enterprise-wide solution for secure, federated search, navigation and discovery and search

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Introduction to InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition

TDWI. Big Data Maturity Model Sponsor.

TDWI Big Data Maturity Model and Assessment Tool

Sponsored by IBM, this big data maturity online assessment tool enables organizations to objectively measure the maturity of an enterprise’s big data analytics program across five dimensions that are key to deriving value from big data analytics: organization, infrastructure, data management, analytics, and governance.

Understanding big data

Analytics for enterprise class Hadoop and streaming data

Harness the Power of Big Data: The IBM Big Data Platform

Become well versed in big data and its use, learn the criteria that should be applied to choosing a platform, and obtain the knowledge and confidence to build a big data strategy.

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