The video below is a presentation recorded at the IDUG DB2 North America Tech Conference in May 2015. Netezza is a Data Warehouse Appliance which provides high performance on large volumes of data. Abhik Roy presents the Netezza architecture from a DBA perspective by comparing its features to DB2.
The modern enterprise data warehouse needs to be a heterogeneous mix of integrated software to handle a wide variety of data sources both structured, semi-structured and unstructured. The combination of DB2 with Hadoop is one approach that meets the needs for this diverse set of data.
This month’s third article is by John Maenpaa. John provides us with the overview of a real life project. The choice was between JSON, XML and traditional relation structure, in order to store complex forms. John talks about measurements and considerations. This article is a must read.
Check out this article by Billy Sundarrajan that will introduce you to the IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator Studio. This graphical user interface (GUI) is used for the administration of IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS. It is available as a plug-in for Data Studio v3.2 or v4.1.
There's a lot of noise and confusion over Big Data, as there is with any new technology concept.