Reliable Analytics by Using IBM z13

IBM Redbooks Solution Guide

Published 14 January 2015

Authors: Lydia Parziale

Abstract

Analytics projects mainly draw on mainframe-based transactional data. However, in the last two decades, analytics solutions have been deployed as departmental applications, based on very specific business needs of the requesting department.

This IBM® Redbooks® Solution Guide describes how IBM z13™ can help organizations maximize their current IT investments while adding functionality and improved price and performance with z13 over IBM zEnterprise® EC12 (zEC12. With new z13 features, applications can gain increased throughput for distributed operational business intelligence (BI) and IBM DB2® query workloads, thus saving money in hardware, software, and labor.

Contents

Analytics projects mainly draw on mainframe-based transactional data. However, in the last two decades, analytics solutions have been deployed as departmental applications, based on very specific business needs of the requesting department. This IBM® Redbooks® Solution Guide describes how IBM z13™ can help organizations maximize their current IT investments while adding functionality and improved price and performance with z13 over IBM zEnterprise® EC12 (zEC12).


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