Deploy Hadoop Workloads on ready-to-run Clusters on the SoftLayer Cloud
On February 23, 2015 IBM announced the latest addition to the Platform Computing cloud services portfolio, IBM High Performance Hadoop Services. These new cloud services enable you to quickly and easily deploy Hadoop workloads on ready-to-run clusters on the SoftLayer cloud. The clusters come complete with bare metal SoftLayer infrastructure, a private network, and your choice of data center to ensure optimal performance and security. A dedicated, experienced Cloud Operations team configures, deploys, and supports the cloud-based infrastructure and software. This minimizes the administrative burden on your organization and eliminates the need to develop the skills to design, deploy and manage a Hadoop environment.
IBM High Performance Hadoop Services provides you with instantly accessible Hadoop environments with the following benefits:.