10 things you need to know about Spark

10 things you need to know about Spark

Apache Spark is a next-generation, cluster-computing, runtime processing environment and development framework for in-memory advanced analytics. This presentation provides a crisp, ten-point summary of what every data analytics professional should know about Spark.

IBM Big Data for Social Good Challenge: Submission showcase

IBM invited developers and data enthusiasts to take a deep dive into real world civic issues using big data and IBM Bluemix's analytics for Hadoop service. They analyzed one of our curated datasets or brought their own and used Hadoop to create clickable and interactive data visualizations...

IBM InfoSphere Data Replication for big data

How do you balance the need for business agility against the real-time availability of essential big data insights, without impacting your mission critical systems?

Client approaches to successfully navigate through the big data storm

Hadoop is not a platform for data integration. As a result, some organizations turn to hand coding for integration, or end up deploying solutions that aren’t fully scalable. 

Hadoop is better with Big SQL from IBM

Hadoop is a great technology for analyzing huge amounts of data. Hadoop can be hard to use. Big SQL brings the power of SQL to Hadoop. It lets you leverage your SQL skills and your JDBC and ODBC applications with data stored in HDFS and HBase.

IBM Big SQL Technology Preview Program

IBM Big SQL Technology Preview program provides an easy convenient way to get familiar with SQL for Hadoop technology. With nothing more than a web browser you will be running SQL queries against real Hadoop cluster.

Presentation: 5 Keys to Making Big Data Production-Ready

Production-ready big data = Big data deployment that is prepared for delivery into a production IT environment. When preparing data, there are five things to keep in mind to help realize the full operational potential of big data. This presentation is based on a blog by Big Data Evangelist James...