Flashbook: Harness the Power of Big Data - The IBM Big Data Platform
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Harness the Power of Big Data - The IBM Big Data Platform
by Paul Zikopoulos, Dirk deRoos, David Corrigan, Tom Deutsch, Krishnan Parasuraman, James Giles
Information about book:
Big Data represents a new era of computing – an inflection point of opportunity where data in any format may be explored and utilized for breakthrough insights - whether that data is in-place, in-motion, or at-rest. IBM is uniquely positioned to help clients navigate this transformation. This book reveals how IBM is leveraging open source Big Data technologies, infused with deep IBM innovation from over 6 billion dollars in analytics acquisitions, that manifest in a platform capable of 'changing the game'.
In this book you will also learn not just about the technologies that make up the IBM Big Data platform, but when to leverage its purpose built engines for analytics on data in-motion and data at-rest. And you’ll gain an understanding of how and when to govern big data, and how IBM’s industry-leading InfoSphere integration and governance portfolio helps you understand, govern, and effectively utilize big data. Industry use cases are also included in this practical guide.
An excerpt of this book is available and can be found: The Big Data Hub. Also see the Big Data Hub for blog entries, videos, and other resources that will help you on your journey in the Big Data world.
If you are attending the IBM Information on Demand Conference, get a free printed copy of this book at the Information Desk at the big data booth #622 in the Expo. Bring your book to get signed by the authors at the IOD bookstore Tuesday October 23, 9:30 – 10:30.
After the conference is over, a free e-version of the book will be available for you to download. Follow my blog to ensure that you are one of the first to know where you can download the book.
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Co-Author Krishnan Parasuraman created this reading list related to the book: Big Data / Netezza Reading List