Blogs

How Spark is tuning up the logical data warehouse

July 21, 2015 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
Apache Spark will become a core technology in the logical data warehouse (LDW), and its sweet spot is as the workbench of choice for data scientists who interactively and iteratively explore, build and tune statistical models for machine learning, graph and streaming analytics.
Measuring the artificial intelligence quotient

Measuring the artificial intelligence quotient

July 9, 2015 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
If we’re going to do the Turing Test right, we might as well use the same intelligence tests we apply to humans. Only by doing so will we ever have a sound basis for claiming that machine are more (or less) intelligent than people.

Spark Is the New Black

The rapid rise of the Spark distributed framework has Hadoop developers taking notice

March 27, 2015 | by Bob DuCharme
The rapid rise of the Spark distributed framework has Hadoop developers taking notice

Integrated Tools That Empower Database Management

Administer, monitor, and optimize enterprise-scale databases using IBM Data Server Manager

March 20, 2015 | by Thuan Bui
Administer, monitor, and optimize enterprise-scale databases using IBM Data Server Manager

Data Visualization Playbook: Revisiting the Basics

Survey visualization techniques that data scientists in all industries need to know

March 13, 2015 | by Jennifer Shin
Survey visualization techniques that data scientists in all industries need to know

Driving Data Governance, but Keeping It a Secret

Is the term <em>governance</em> too heavy for today’s business audience?

March 13, 2015 | by Paula Wiles Sigmon, Program Director, Analytics Platform Marketing, IBM
Is the term governance too heavy for today’s business audience?

Rapid Analysis of Real-Time Streaming Data

Efficiently handle the demands of streaming data from disparate sources with InfoSphere Streams Version 4.0

March 9, 2015 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Efficiently handle the demands of streaming data from disparate sources with InfoSphere Streams Version 4.0

Enterprise-Scale Infrastructure for Digital Era Analytics

z13 System mainframes fortify enterprises with in-memory-capable applications for analytics, cloud services, and more

March 6, 2015 | by Cuneyt Goksu, zAnalytics Technical Leader - MEA, IBM
z13 System mainframes fortify enterprises with in-memory-capable applications for analytics, cloud services, and more

What Is a Data Warehouse After All?

Enterprises can capitalize on adaptive architectures for data warehousing as living operational environments

February 27, 2015 | by David Birmingham, Senior Principal Consultant, Brightlight Business Analytics, a division of Sirius Computer Solutions
Enterprises can capitalize on adaptive architectures for data warehousing as living operational environments

How to Game the Turing Test

A Turing test may mimic human intelligence, but true intelligence is acquired through life experiences

February 27, 2015 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
A Turing test may mimic human intelligence, but true intelligence is acquired through life experiences