Business analytics

Right data. Right time. Right decisions.

With the explosive growth of both structured and unstructured data from multiple sources, businesses are looking to derive insights. Explore how systems optimized for big data and compute intensive analytic applications can help your organization improve decision making in a secure and reliable manner.

IBM analytics solutions for Power Systems – the engine for faster insights

Unlock the value of data and deliver faster insights with systems optimized for big data and compute intensive analytic applications.

IBM BLU Acceleration Solution - Power Systems Edition - Dynamic in-memory columnar technology to enable faster insights from more data for business intelligence and data warehouse applications.

IBM AIX Solution Edition for Analytical Decision Management (SPSS) - Predictive analytics combined with decision management to consistently recommend the next best action based on business rules.

IBM AIX Solution Edition for Cognos - Business intelligence solution to help make decisions that achieve better business outcomes.

IBM PureData System for Operational Analytics - Easily deploy, optimize and manage data intensive workloads for operational analytics with an expert integrated system.

Big Data Solution with InfoSphere BigInsights and Streams - Analyze data at scale with Apache Hadoop, InfoSphere BigInsights and InfoSphere Streams on PowerLinux servers.

IBM i for Business Intelligence - Increase time to value with easy to implement packaged solution to turn information into actionable insights.

IBM DB2 Web Query for i - Helps ensure every decision maker across the organization can easily find, analyze and share the information needed to make better, faster decisions.

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Next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing are providing unprecedented insights into opportunities, threats and efficiencies. IBM Power Systems is at the forefront of delivering solutions to gain faster insights from analyzing both structured information and unstructured big data. With the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems plus solutions and software, organizations can outpace their competitors by delivering faster services, providing differentiated offerings and turning operational cost into investment opportunity.

IBM Power Systems hardware is at the heart of enabling major business and industry transformations fueled by the explosive growth of big data and analytics. Power Systems help organizations drive faster business insights with industry leading performance, scalability and virtualization flexibility.

IBM Power Systems deliver flexibility and choice of operating systems to enable your business to support the next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing that are transforming how organizations work today. Whether running 1, 2, or all 3 - coupled with PowerVM, they maximize the benefit of Power Systems in your business.

IBM's integrated approach to developing Systems and Systems Software stacks together delivers a platform that supports next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing on an open platform for choice while providing maximum utilization, availability, and flexibility to help you deliver new advantages to your business.

IBM and IBM Business Partner solutions exploit key benefits in IBM Power Systems’ unique design combined with systems software to provide support for next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing to providing unprecedented insights into opportunities, threats and efficiencies to your organization.


Over the last five years thousands of clients have migrated to IBM Power Systems. Learn how Power Systems has helped them support next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing on an open platform for choice while improving business performance, reducing risk, and establishing a platform for growth.


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