What is IBM Cloud Pak for Data?

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IBM Cloud Pak™ for Data is a fully-integrated data and AI platform that modernizes how businesses collect, organize and analyze data and infuse AI throughout their organizations. Built on Red Hat® OpenShift® Container Platform, IBM Cloud Pak for Data integrates market-leading IBM Watson® AI technology with IBM Hybrid Data Management Platform, DataOps, and governance and business analytics technologies. Together, these capabilities provide the information architecture for AI that meets your ever-changing enterprise needs.

Deployable in just hours and easily extendable with a growing array of IBM and third-party microservices, this data and AI platform runs across any cloud, enabling organizations to more easily integrate their analytics and applications to speed innovation. IBM Cloud Pak for Data lowers your total cost of ownership, accelerates innovation based on open-source technologies, and fully supports multicloud environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud™ and private clouds.

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Market impact

Make your data ready for AI

Accelerating the AI journey starts with clean and secure data. With improved data integrity, AI can drive better outcomes, higher value work, and automated experiences.

80%

of business leaders view AI as a strategic priority.*

Only 19%

of execs strongly believe their teams understand the data required for AI.*

Features

Single, unified platform

Speed time to value with a single unified data and AI platform that integrates data management, data governance and analysis for greater efficiency and improved use of resources. Help enable self-service collaboration across teams.

Best-in-class data virtualization

Query data more easily and more securely across multiple sources, on cloud or on premises. Exploit the combined processing power of those sources for massive query acceleration. Achieve the speed and scalability your business needs for today's and tomorrow’s workloads.

Built-in data governance

Efficiently respond to changing regulations with embedded, sophisticated governance capabilities; these include automated discovery and classification of data, masking of sensitive data, data zones and data lifecycle management.

Unified data and AI services

Manage end-to-end data workflows to help ensure that data is easily accessible for AI. Make sure that your data is high-quality to deliver accurate, automated insights and decisions. Seamlessly build and manage machine-learning models across development and production in a collaborative environment.

Cloud native agility

Accelerate application development and deployment with a multicloud data platform that is agile, resilient and portable. Benefit from Kubernetes containerization to provision and scale services in minutes instead of months, inside a more secure, governed environment.

Extensible APIs and ecosystem

Benefit from a broad ecosystem of complementary hardware, software and services through a growing service catalog. Provision preferred data services flexibly and rapidly, and customize data workflows to your individual needs.

Industry accelerators

Use best practices to your advantage to accelerate implementations and deliver significant business value. Benefit from built-in models and accelerators for various industries including finance, insurance, healthcare, energy, utilities and more.

Continuous intelligence

Develop real-time streaming applications and deliver continuous intelligence across your business. With IBM Streams on IBM Cloud Pak for Data, you can enable continuous and rapid analysis of massive volumes of data in motion or at rest. This can help you gain business insights faster and make more-informed decisions.

All in one

Deploy a hyper-converged system with all necessary software in less than four hours — no assembly required. Under an intuitive dashboard, you can dynamically scale compute, storage and software with on-demand plug-and-play operations.

Take a product walkthrough

IBM Cloud Pak for Data can help you unlock the value of your data and create an information architecture for AI. This product walkthrough offers step-by-step demonstrations on how to collect, organize, analyze and infuse AI into your data with a scalable Kubernetes platform.

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IBM Cloud Pak for Data partners

This data and AI platform integrates seamlessly with a wide range of partner solutions to help build a best-in-class platform. With a growing ecosystem of technology partners and system integrators.

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What’s new

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Webinar: Accelerate and optimize your insight engine with a unified data and AI platform

Join for a Forrester analyst’s insight on benefits and cost savings of a unified data and AI platform in today’s changing times.

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Ease your journey to AI with IBM Cloud Pak for Data 3.0

Learn how the new capabilities of IBM Cloud Pak for Data 3.0 allow you to automate and accelerate your journey to AI.

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Webinar: The total economic impact of an integrated data and AI platform

Join the webinar to hear from experts on the market trends of data and AI and the cost savings and benefits of IBM Cloud Pak for Data.

IBM Cloud Pak for Data delivers a prescriptive, cost-effective approach to climb the AI ladder

Collect your data

Make all your data accessible — securely at its source — without the need for migration.

Organize your data

Create a trusted, business-ready analytics foundation that can automate data preparation, policy, security and compliance.

Analyze your data

Build, deploy and manage machine-learning models that scale throughout your organization and automate the end-to-end AI lifecycle.

Infuse AI

Operationalize AI throughout your business with trust and transparency, transforming your business processes and experiences to become more intelligent and adaptable.

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