Analytics & Appliances

IBM® provides technology and appliance solutions to help organisations of all sizes manage the explosion of structured and unstructured data required to support today’s decision making outcomes.

What Do They Do?

  • IBM provides software product solutions to manage key attributes of data (governance) as well as its exploitation. These range from quality assessing solutions like Information Analyser, through to connection and transformation solutions like Information Server and delivery solutions like Federation Server. Visit the Search page to find out more.
  • In addition, there a pre-built, pre-configured, tuned appliances containing key common capabilities that allow users to capture, organise and mine increasingly large volumes of data help reduce time-to-value, underpinning key business decisions in a highly volatile marketplace.
  • Data today has three dimensions: Volume, Velocity and Variety.
    • Volume – Big data comes in one size: large. Enterprises are awash with data, easily amassing terabytes and even petabytes of information.
    • Velocity – Often time-sensitive, big data must be used as it is streaming in to the enterprise in order to maximize its value to the business.
    • Variety – Big data extends beyond structured data, including unstructured data of all varieties: text, audio, video, click streams, log files and more.
  • Today, data is an opportunity to find insight in new and emerging types of data, to make your business more agile, and to answer questions that, in the past, were beyond reach. Click here to learn more>>……