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Apache Spark on IBM z/OS: Something New in Mainframe Analytics

For the last few years we’ve been talking with organizations that want to move their analytics closer to their data so that they can make faster, more accurate, decisions that help them become more efficient and profitable. Eliminating the time-consuming and costly process of copying data for analysis helps ensure that insights can be acted […]

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This is Your Mainframe. This is Your Mainframe on Spark and Data Virtualization.

Organizations that rely on IBM mainframes know that there is no better system for transforming massive amounts of data into business success. And thanks to Apache Spark and Data Virtualization, it’s now possible for mainframe users to do real-time analysis of structured and unstructured data in place using optimized enterprise data access and abstraction. To […]

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The changing enterprise search and publishing landscape, part 4: is offline data access worth the investment?

In part three of this series, we discussed the challenges companies can face when selecting a new enterprise search solution. After confirming that there are difficulties surrounding enterprise search and publishing solutions, it may be tempting to consider abandoning the search altogether. But fear not–there are also reasons to be optimistic. Looking back at the […]

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The changing enterprise search and publishing landscape, part 3: What’s the impact on your organization?

In part two of this series, we discussed the most important factors to consider when looking for an enterprise search solution to fit your needs. Beyond just looking at features, organizations also need to consider the challenges and consequences of implementing (and living with) the wrong solution. Many of these challenges have to do not […]

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Join us at IBM Insight2015 October 25-29

Insight2015 is one of IBM’s biggest events of the year. It’s where IBM showcases the newest innovations, industry breakthroughs and hottest trends in analytics, cloud, mobile, the Internet of Things and Watson, with more than 1,600 in-depth educational sessions including technical training, hands-on labs and industry use cases presented by more than 1,000 industry experts. […]

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The changing enterprise search and publishing landscape, part 2: choosing the right solution

In our previous post, we focused on the enterprise search marketplace. Given all of the changes taking place in the market and the number of solutions available, it can be hard to make an educated decision. In this post we’ll discuss the factors that influence adoption of this technology and have the biggest impact on […]

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The changing enterprise search and publishing landscape, part 1: how does your solution stack up?

In case you haven’t been paying attention lately, the Enterprise Search industry has become highly competitive. Big players are facing competition from relative upstarts, and there are so many players now that companies with an existing solution may begin to ask questions. What does the Enterprise Search industry look like now? Is my current publishing/search […]

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