The Mainframe as a Key Platform for Big Data and Analytics
Today, organizations are being bombarded by structured and unstructured data at a higher volume and velocity than ever before. As a result businesses have turned to analytics to help make sense of their data—a process typically referred to as big data analytics (BDA).
Unfortunately, many organizations are under the impression that BDA initiatives are all about handling more data, but in actuality, BDA is all about asking new questions and getting better answers. But to gain these new data insights, you need to have the right data discovery platform, techniques, and knowhow—do you know where to begin?
Access the following white IDC research paper to uncover the requirements for a big data implementation and what you can do to successfully address the needs of BDA.
- Solving the big data conundrum
- Cloud-based big data
- Mainframes to the rescue