InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition

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InfoSphere BigInsights combines the power of Hadoop with enterprise-grade features including visualization & exploration, advanced analytics, and security & administration.

InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition, for Hadoop, the latest edition to the InfoSphere BigInsights family, is a free, downloadable, non-production version.


Introduction to InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition

With InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start, you get access to hands-on learning through a set of tutorials designed to guide you through your Hadoop experience. Plus, there is no data capacity or time limitation, so you can experiment with large data sets and explore different use cases, on your own timeframe.

NOTE: InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition does not come with a support option. To explore your support options, visit the InfoSphere BigInsights Enterprise Edition page.

InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start, for Hadoop, features include:

Text analytics: Sophisticated text analytics unique to InfoSphere BigInsights with a vast library of extractors enabling actionable insights from large amounts of native textual data.

BigSheets: Web-based analysis and visualization tool with a familiar, spreadsheet-like interface featuring D3 graphs, that enables analysis of large amounts of data and helps to design and manage long running data collection jobs.

Big SQL: Unmatched simplicity, performance and security for SQL on Hadoop. It provides a single point of access and view across all big data, exactly where it lives. Big SQL reduces the skill set required to extract value from big data – reducing cost and accelerating time to value.

Development Tools: Familiar, Eclipse based development environment for building and deploying analytic applications and a set of developer tools extractors and editors for fast adoption and reduced coding and debugging.

Management Capabilities: Auditing helps tighten security and access control while monitoring provides the ability to control all applications from a centralized dashboard.

Big R: A library of functions that provide end-to-end integration with the R language. Big R can be used for comprehensive data analysis within InfoSphere BigInsights for Hadoop.


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There are 2 download options available.

Choose the native software option to download Quick Start onto your machine. Choose the VMware image for a virtual machine option to get started with Quick Start even faster.


Getting Started