An optimized platform for big data and machine learning

Big data & analytics, Deep learning, Power servers...

For organization leaders seeking to deploy the most efficient platform for big data analytics, machine learning, deep learning and cognitive applications, IBM and Hortonworks have partnered to certify IBM Spectrum Scale with Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) on x86 servers. This adds to previous certifications for IBM Spectrum Scale and HDP on IBM Power servers. IBM ...read more

What frustrates data scientists working on a Hadoop project?

Software-defined computing, Software-defined storage, Storage...

Recently I talked to a data scientist experimenting with various Hadoop distributions and learned that the first step involved in any Hadoop project — before any analytics jobs can be run — is to copy the data to be analyzed into HDFS storage. HDFS is the Hadoop Distributed File System purpose built for Hadoop-based analytics. ...read more