White Papers & Reports

IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration on IBM Power Systems: How it compares

IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration on IBM Power Systems: How it compares

This white paper evaluates performance capabilities of leading-edge business intelligence (BI) platforms.

The research makes a comparison study of IBM Cognos BI and IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration on IBM Power Systems, SAP BusinessObjects and HANA, Oracle Business Intelligence and Exadata, and Microsoft Business Intelligence and SQL Server. Howard concludes that DB2 with BLU Acceleration on Power Systems offers enhanced and consistent performance while requiring less hardware and at reduced cost.