Big Data and Analytics

Master the four dimensions of big data: Volume, Velocity, Variety, and Veracity

Social data analytics

Collect and analyze social data without writing a single line of code

Capture and analyze social data without ever writing a single line of code. Use the Node-RED workflow editor in IBM Bluemix to capture a Twitter feed and then build an HDFS file from that data. Then, use the IBM Analytics for Hadoop service in IBM Bluemix to analyze that data and produce summary charts.

Analytics in the cloud

Analytics for Hadoop on Bluemix

Easily deploy and play with an Apache Hadoop instance that runs in the cloud in minutes. Power your latest mobile and web applications with IBM's Hadoop offering, IBM InfoSphere BigInsights, and with the IBM Analytics for Hadoop Bluemix service.

Managing big data

Build an enterprise-scale database of SEC financial data with Bluemix and Cloudant

Learn how to build and manage a massive NoSQL database and develop a Bluemix-based app to manage it in this real-world case study.

Cognos reports

Leverage IBM Cognos on IBM Bluemix using the Embeddable Reporting service

Discover how easy it is to leverage Cognos on Bluemix by using the Embeddable Reporting service. Get step-by-step instructions on how to create, develop, and deploy an app with the Embeddable Reporting service on Bluemix.

Predictive analytics

Develop a predictive analytics model

Gain a richer understanding of the analytics services in dashDB while exploring a Kaggle data mining competition.

Text analytics

Perform text analytics with Bluemix analytics services

Perform text analytics using the Analytics for Hadoop service and dashDB service on IBM Bluemix. Use R in dashDB to plot charts with the results.