IBM’s Db2 Analytics Accelerator (formerly called “IDAA”) has been available for over 8 years, as IBM bought Netezza in 2010. However, many Db2 professionals still don’t have exposure to this technology.
In this article, IBM Executive Architect Eberhard Hechler provides some examples for how you can integrate the data stored in your z Systems environments into a data lake and how you can avoid some of the challenges that customers often run into.
IDAA, the Analytics Accelerator for DB2 z/OS, enables a new architecture that combines transaction and analytical processing in a single, hybrid system – enabling the next level of real-time analytics resulting in the simplification of the information management infrastructure.
The IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator (IDAA) has proven to be a big success in enabling analytics on DB2 z/OS data. Roberta Barnabè gave a well-received presentation at IDUG EMEA 2015 in Dublin on how her company implemented IDAA. Get practical advice to help have a successful implementation.
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.