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Bloor Research: IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration comparison
This paper discusses the relative merits of IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration running on Power Systems as compared to SAP HANA, Oracle Exadata and Microsoft SQL Server running on x86-based platforms.
To simplify the discussion, this paper is split into two major sections:
- A discussion of the database technologies under consideration and specifically what DB2 with BLU Acceleration brings to the table as compared to the architectures of Oracle, SAP and Microsoft.
- A discussion on Power Systems, as opposed to the x86 systems mandated by the likes of SAP and Oracle, and how it complements the DB2 BLU capabilities.
Read on to learn more.