Michael Branson

April 24, 2018

Streaming Analytics: New features and new price plans

The Streaming Analytics service in the IBM Cloud is an advanced analytic platform allowing user-developed applications to quickly ingest, analyze, and correlate information as it arrives from a wide variety of real-time data sources. Today, a new version of the service is generally available, providing a set of exciting new features and new set of price plans.

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February 15, 2018

Streaming Analytics adds beta plans to introduce new features

The Streaming Analytics service in the IBM Cloud is an advanced analytic platform allowing user-developed applications to quickly ingest, analyze, and correlate information as it arrives from a wide variety of real-time data sources. Today, an enhanced version of the service has been released as a beta, to introduce some exciting new features.

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March 6, 2017

Whip up a GUI for Geospatial Analytics with this Watson IoT Recipe

Have you ever wished that the Geospatial Analytics service provided a GUI allowing you to graphically define geofencing regions and control the service? Well now you can easily build your own GUI using an easy to follow Watson IoT recipe

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December 13, 2016

Streaming Analytics: New Service Enhancements

A new version of the Streaming Analytics service in IBM Bluemix has been released, upgrading the to the IBM Streams product version 4.2 as its basis. This version includes a number of exciting new features and enhancements that can increase the power, performance and simplicity of your real-time analytic applications.

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July 6, 2016

Water Conservation Starter Kit demonstrates Streaming Analytics and Apache Quarks

Since our demonstration of this application in a Google+ Hangout, we have been asked numerous times about how others can try out the Water Conservation Application. The Water Conservation Application makes a great starter kit, as it demonstrates the reference architecture for Apache Quarks and how it can be used with the Streaming Analytics service. It also shows how one can easily write and deploy an IoT application using multiple services from Bluemix.

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May 27, 2016

Real-time hangout detection with Streaming Geospacial Analytics

The Geospatial Analytics service in IBM Bluemix now supports real-time hangout detection, which you can use in a variety of mobile device and IoT scenarios.

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October 12, 2015

Getting started with Streaming Analytics and the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) service and the Streaming Analytics service in Bluemix have two things in common: Both were created for real-time, and both are extremely scalable.  So it's a natural fit to use the two services together in an Bluemix application, with the IoT service serving as an aggregator of device information, and the Streaming Analytics service performing real-time analytics on streams of device data.  This article describes how to exchange messages between the two services over the MQTT protocol.

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October 9, 2015

Streaming Analytics is ready to perform your real-time analysis in production

The Streaming Analytics beta has ended, and the enhanced Streaming Analytics service is now generally available!  The new service is ready to perform real-time analysis on data-in-motion for your production applications.  This post is a quick summary of some of the new features of the service.

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September 18, 2015

Streaming Analytics Beta Update

We have updated the Streaming Analytics service in Bluemix on September 17th. The web console that you can launch from the Streaming Analytics service has also been updated with many improvements, based on user feedback, as well as a number of fixes.

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