Business Challenge story
Teikoku Databank, Ltd. owns data on millions of companies. To stay competitive, it wanted to analyze this proprietary information in combination with “big data” gathered from the Internet.
The company deployed IBM® InfoSphere® BigInsights™ in a server cluster. Based on Apache Hadoop, InfoSphere BigInsights enables distributed processing of large data sets.
Now Teikoku Databank can process billions of items of textual data in 30 minutes. It is analyzing 4.75-fold more data for customers, which has improved its competitive advantage.