Big Data Thinkers: Six keys for 2015

Discover how to navigate big data and analytics in 2015.

Analytics: A Blueprint for Value - Executive Overview

This 2013 IBM Institute for Business Value study surveyed 900 businesses and IT executives from 70 countries, asking more than 50 questions. The questions were designed to reveal how to translate high-level concepts associated with delivering exceptional business value through analytics into...

Why infrastructure matters for big data and analytics

The world of big data is expanding quickly and adding value requires establishing speed and confidence in every decision, interaction and process.

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...

Debunking Myths about Data Scientists

Some people think data scientists are mythical beings, like unicorns, or they are some sort of nouveau fad that will quickly fade. Not true, says IBM big data evangelist James Kobielus. In this engaging presentation, with artwork created by Angela Tuminello, Kobielus debunks 10 myths about data...