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Toward frictionless data discovery: IBM Fluid Query eases the way

Toward frictionless data discovery: IBM Fluid Query eases the way

This paper describes the problems of multisource data discovery through the eyes of a typical business analyst, highlighting the difficulties encountered when using traditional manual methods of prior data integration. The document introduces a modern, high-level architecture—the integrated information platform—that positions and explains data virtualization. It then presents the value of this technology in delivering business insight from data.