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IzODA enables data from multiple, disconnected sources to be virtually integrated into a single, logical data source and shared with any application, providing the right data, in the right format, at the right time on z/OS®.

IzODA enables you to simplify development, implement a wide range of machine learning and AI algorithms, federate analytics with unified access to data, and accelerate analytics results.

IzODA integrates industry standard, open-source analytics technologies with advanced data access and abstraction services. The solution is designed to simplify data analysis. It combines open-source run times and libraries with analysis of z/OS data at its source, to reduce data movement and federate analytics processing, and increase the value of insights gained from leveraging current data.

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Big picture 1. Install and configure IzODA and create a user ID. 2. For Apache Spark: customize directory structure, configure client authentication. 3. Configure network, ports, firewalls, memory and CPU options. 4. Configure WLM. 5. Set up security authorizations and APF-authorize LOAD library data sets. 6. Customize Apache Spark, MDS, and Anaconda. How to get started
Overview

Install and configure IzODA. Customize Spark, Anaconda, Python, and MDS.

IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide, SC27-9033-00
Planning

Plan installation options on z/OS. Procure, install, and configure prerequisite products. Note that the time to do these tasks varies, depending on the system programmer’s UNIX skills.

IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide (Planning section), SC27-9033-00 Program Directory for IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS, GI13-4348-00 (PDF)
Overview

These configuration tasks can be done by the z/OS system programmer or the System/Network administrator.

IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide, SC27-9033-00
Planning

Plan to configure IzODA.

IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide (Planning section), SC27-9033-00
Steps
  1. Configure IzODA.
  2. Configure Network ports, Firewalls, Memory and CPU options.
IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide, Customizing the Data Service Server. IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide, Customizing your environment for z/OS Spark.
Overview

These tasks can also be done by the z/OS system programmer.

IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide, SC27-9033-00
Planning

Plan to customize the Data Service server.

IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide, Customizing the Data Service Server
Steps
  1. Configure Network ports, Firewalls, Memory and CPU options.
IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS Installation and Customization Guide, Customizing the Data Service Server.
Technical resources

Fanning the Spark: IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS - Tuning Your Spark Application for Optimal Performance

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Turning Data into Insight with IBM Machine Learning for z/OS

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Apache Spark Implementation on IBM z/OS

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Apache Spark is a Superior In-Memory Analytics Engine

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IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS – Analytics for the Enterprise

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Experiences with the z/OSMF Workflow Editor

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Snakes running on z/OS? IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS – Using Anaconda and Python to analyze SMF data

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Advanced Analytics: IBM Z offers options to analyze data at a deeper and quicker level

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IzODA Technical Publication

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Jupyter Kernel Gateway on z/OS Tips and Tricks

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Real-Time Insight and Heightened Data Security - How Open Data Analytics for z/OS provides real-time insight and heightens data security

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Client Retention Demo

A simple demo exploring sample credit card data on z/OS using the Open Data Analytics for z/OS

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Whiteboard Video – Open Data Analytics on System z

Benefits of IBM Open Data Analytics for z/OS

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Payable Tranctions Demo

A simple demo exploring procurement data on z/OS using the Open Data Analytics for z/OS

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