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IBM InfoSphere Data Explorer, Version 8.2-2 is available to download. InfoSphere Data Explorer Version 8.2-2 includes the following updates: • Data Explorer Engine uses Installation Manager 1.6.1, which provides a 64-bit version of Data Explorer Engine. It is therefore no longer necessary to install 32-bit libraries to use Installation manager on Linux systems. • Data Explorer Engine now supports optionally displaying query results in original document formats, known as rich preview. Displaying rich preview results in a browser is not... [More]
James Kobielus, Senior Program Director for IBM's Big Data Analytics, is interviewed by Scott Laningham. During the interview Mr. Kobielus discusses why big data is so important, the role of Apache Hadoop and IBM BigInsights in making sense of big data, the evolving role of the data scientist, and and where data warehousing and big intelligence fit in. Click the here to view the interview video