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Big data and analytics

Tools and technologies for architects and developers

  • Try IBM InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition

    Grow new solutions from big data insights. Combine Apache Hadoop with enterprise-ready technologies (Big SQL, text analytics, and BigSheets).

  • Try IBM InfoSphere Streams Quick Start Edition

    Experiment with stream computing in your unique environment. Handle high data throughput with a powerful analytic platform.

  • Start innovating today with Bluemix

    Learn to quickly create and deploy apps with over 100 apps, code, tutorials, and videos. Use cloud-based services, runtimes, and infrastructure.


  • Build a connected-car IoT app with Geospatial Analytics

    95 In  this tutorial, Bryan guides you through  configuring and deploying the Connected  Vehicle starter kit on Bluemix and building  analytics with the Geospatial Analytics  service and Node-RED.

    Bryan Boyd

  • Embed rich reports in your applications

    95Build  a pedometer app on Liberty for Java that  combines the dashDB, MongoLab, and Embeddable  Reporting services on Bluemix.

    Caroline Rioux

  • Build a simple web app for student math drills using the Bluemix SQLDB service

    95 Learn  how to create a simple Node.js application to  help students learn their multiplication  tables.

    Rodrigo Ferreira, Marcos Rogerio De Mello, Jullyana Fialho Pinheiro

  • Build a data mining app using Java, Weka, and the dashDB service

    95 The  dashDB service provides data warehousing and  analytics as a service on IBM Bluemix.  Developers can develop and deploy a  heavy-duty analytic application using  blazing-fast IBM BLU database technology  offered in the cloud. Learn how to develop a  data mining application using the Weka  statistical analysis tool and leveraging the  IBM BLU columnar database.

    Krunal Vor

  • Analytics for Hadoop on Bluemix

    95 A  four-part tutorial and video series that  shows you how to sign in and access the  Analytics for Hadoop service, use the  BigInsights console, load data into  BigInsights, and explore data with BigSheets.

    Larry Weber

  • Leverage IBM Cognos on IBM Bluemix using the Embeddable Reporting service

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

    Chun Bin Tang, Ting Zhu, Chun Guang Zhang

  • Perform text analytics with Bluemix analytics services

    95 This  tutorial explains how to perform text  analytics using the analytics for Hadoop  service and dashDB service on IBM  Bluemix. Most of the processes are  performed on a client machine with Eclipse  IDE and the BigInsights plugin  installed. After extracting the desired text,  use R in dashDB to plot charts with the  results.

    Lucas Silva

  • Bluemix is about choice and flexibility: Mix and match your private services with public services

    95 Bluemix Dedicated helps you build  applications around your most sensitive data  and deploy them in a dedicated cloud  environment. You can capture the benefits of  the cloud while avoiding the compliance,  regulatory, and performance issues associated  with public clouds.

    Christian Linares

  • Monitor mobile devices with the Geospatial Analytics service

    95 In  this tutorial, you'll learn how to get, run,  and extend a starter application written in  Node.js that uses the Geospatial Analytics  service to monitor the location of mobile  devices.

    Mike Branson

  • Create a business intelligence and analytics service in Ruby with the dashDB service

    95 The  dashDB Service available in IBM Bluemix  provides a powerful, easy-to-use, and agile  platform for business intelligence and  analytics. It is an enterprise-class managed  service that is powered by the in-memory  optimized, column-organized BLU Acceleration  data warehouse technology. This article  demonstrates how easy it is to incorporate  the dashDB service into your application so  that you can focus on your application.

    Praveen Devarao, Mario Briggs