Big Data is one of the hottest areas in IT right now, and IBM has a set of products that makes it very easy to get started in this very exciting space.
- Continuously analyze massive volumes of data at rates up to petabytes per day.
- Perform complex analytics of heterogeneous data types including text, images, audio, voice, VoIP, video, police scanners, web traffic, email, GPS data, financial transaction data, satellite data, sensors, and any other type of digital information that is relevant to your business.
- Leverage sub-millisecond latencies to react to events and trends as they are unfolding, while it is still possible to improve business outcomes.
- Adapt to rapidly changing data forms and types.
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