Blogs

10 can’t miss posts for big data and analytics developers: May 2014

May 5, 2014 | by Barbara Wetmore
DeveloperWorks big data and analytics editor, Barb Wetmore, brings you a summary of the latest how-to technical content for developers. This month includes enabling Watson to use sensor data, using the BLU Acceleration service in the Codename: BlueMix cloud platform, detecting and tracking the...

What IBM’s Bluemix means to big data and analytics

May 1, 2014 | by Larry Weber, Program Director, Digital Experience, IBM
IBM’s recent addition of big data and analytic services into Bluemix will empower today’s application developer with an unmatched pool of resources. It will drastically reduce the time and cost for developers to get an analytical application off the ground and open new doors for immediate trial.

Cloudy with a high probability of BLU

April 30, 2014 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
It’s powerful, fast, agile, simple and affordable for everyone; It’s BLU Acceleration for Cloud. Still in beta, BLU is continually being enhanced with fixes and new features. This week at IBM Impact 2014 we heard much about BLU for Cloud, including its positioning in BlueMix, added features and...

A Dynamic Duo for Analytics

DB2 with BLU Acceleration on Power Systems may transform the way organizations run analytics

April 28, 2014 | by Robert Friske
DB2 with BLU Acceleration on Power Systems may transform the way organizations run analytics

Beyond the Rebind

Realize the benefits of other DB2 11 for z/OS enhancements through administration intervention

April 11, 2014 | by Kurt Struyf
Realize the benefits of other DB2 11 for z/OS enhancements through administration intervention

The Power’s in the Rebind

Take it from a consultant: IBM DB2 11 for z/OS enhancements make a great first impression

April 4, 2014 | by Kurt Struyf
Take it from a consultant: IBM DB2 11 for z/OS enhancements make a great first impression

Ready-to-warehouse: It’s time for the thoroughly modern makeover

March 19, 2014 | by Christy Maver, Big Data Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Does your warehouse need a modern makeover? Data warehouse modernization is about more than just offloading data into Hadoop. It’s about using new technologies like in-memory, stream computing, Hadoop and appliances to optimize the warehouse environment, all while building confidence in your data. 

What Makes In-Memory Computing So Next Generation?

IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration intelligently and rapidly processes data at the speed of thought

March 14, 2014 | by Nancy Hensley, Director of Offering Management, IBM Analytics, IBM
IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration intelligently and rapidly processes data at the speed of thought

Raising the Availability Bar

Elevating availability in IBM DB2 11 for z/OS is changing the game

February 28, 2014 | by Robert Catterall
Elevating availability in IBM DB2 11 for z/OS is changing the game

The cloud now has a BLU lining and BLU has a cool hub

February 28, 2014 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
If you've been following our announcements recently, you're well aware that IBM is moving our big data and analytics portfolio inexorably into the cloud. One of the key pillars of IBM's cloud strategy has been to integrate our next-generation BLU Acceleration technology into SmartCloud, our public-...