Why adopt an open source and unified analytics platform?
An open and unified analytics platform reduces risk and protects your investment.
The IBM Analytics platform easily incorporates and analyzes data from open source, external sources and internal IBM and non-IBM systems. It includes premium offerings and services built on open-source Apache™ Hadoop®, delivering extra value without proprietary lock-in.
IBM participates in the ODPi, building on standard Hadoop interfaces so you can easily add capabilities from multiple sources.
Manage large volumes and different types of data with open source Hadoop systems.
The IBM approach helps you:
Tap into unmatched performance, simplicity and standards compliance to use all data, regardless of where it resides
Visualize, filter and analyze large data sets into consumable, business-specific contexts
Take advantage of the reliability and community support associated with an open source Hadoop platform that is compliant with ODPi guidelines
IBM Analytics for Apache Spark™ gives you the power of Apache Spark with integrated Jupyter Notebooks, so that you can iterate faster, and get to answers faster. The service is fully-managed, which gives you immediate access to hassle-free Apache Spark.
IBM® BigInsights™ on Cloud provides Hadoop-as-a-service on IBM’s SoftLayer® global cloud infrastructure. It offers the performance and security of an on-premises deployment without the cost or complexity of managing your own infrastructure. BigInsights is an industry standard Apache Hadoop offering that helps enterprises cost-effectively manage and analyze big data.