Combining the worlds of Artificial Intelligence, gigantic volume of data on millions of cancer patients and the expertise of the world’s top oncologists, Watson has made available the latest of cancer treatment to patients all over the world The word “cancer” is a word that no one wants to hear when they talk to their doctor. The word brings forth an image of struggle, desperation and unhappiness. Cancer doesn’t discriminate between rich and poor, young… read more →
Many users of COGNOS Data Manager are not aware of the retirement of COGNOS Data Manager and IBM’s guarantee of free replacement by Datastage workgroup edition (which is a much more powerful ETL tool). In this video, Rajeev discusses why we should think about migration from COGNOS Data Manager to Datastage and how to go about doing it, in a way that provides the best long-term benefit to the organization.
You have probably already heard of the term big data. It seems to be the new water cooler IT term which is generating a lot of buzz. It’s interesting to read up on the exponentially increasing volume and how companies are beginning to experiment with big data analytics as we enter the era of big data, but how can your business actually leverage a big data solution to save (or make) money? This blog will provide a brief introduction to InfoSphere BigInsights, an enterprise Hadoop… read more →
As time progresses, data volumes are increasing and the number of data generating sources is also constantly going up. These changes occur from: Multiple computing processes Transitioning transactional (OLTP) to interactive mode (Social Media) Switching from desktops to mobile devices These shifts end up generating a large volume of data with a variety of data types and various processing mechanisms in order to gain in-and-out access. Generally, size is the primary definition of big data.… read more →