Exploring your InfoSphere BigInsights cluster and sample applications

Quick start with the web console

From the developerWorks archives

Cynthia Saracco, Priya Baliga, and Stephen Brodsky

Date archived: January 13, 2017 | First published: April 12, 2012

If you're looking to getting a quick start with "big data" projects involving IBM® InfoSphere® BigInsights, you'll want to become familiar with its integrated web console. Through this tool, you can explore the health of your cluster, navigate your distributed file system, launch IBM-supplied sample applications, monitor the status of jobs and workflows, and analyze data using a spreadsheet-style tool. This article takes you on a tour of the Web console, highlighting key capabilities that can help you get up to speed quickly.

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