IBM® Integrated Analytics System consists of a high-performance hardware platform and optimized database query engine software that work together to support various data analysis and business reporting features.


Figure 1. Integrated Analytics System Architecture
Architecture overview graph


IAS software consists of the IAS application, that is, Db2® Warehouse which runs in a Docker container and provides control over data and analytics applications, and the IAS platform software, which is responsible for managing and monitoring hardware components. For a full list of all the software components included in the bundle, see Software components


Hardware components depend on the model that you purchase:

Administrative interfaces

Administration of IAS is accomplished through the web console and command line. For more information, see Administration interfaces.