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.
What is InfoSphere Data Explorer? InfoSphere Data Explorer is a data federation application, belonging to IBM’s solutions for the big data platform. It was developed by a company called Vivisimo which was acquired by IBM in 2012. InfoSphere Data Explorer can discover, extract, and display data from multiple sources within your enterprise in a single unified view irrespective of the format of the data or where it resides. InfoSphere Data Explorer can connect to any data… read more →
As a company, chances are you have valuable data scattered throughout your system that needs to be gathered into a central location and accessed for business analysis. The problem is that currently the data exists in different systems, and in different formats. This is where ETL comes into play. ETL is an acronym for Extract, Transform and Load, and is used to move data from one database to another, to form data marts and data… read more →