Business-critical analytics
and big data

Integrating transactions and analytics
for better business outcomes

Fuse analytics directly into business processes

IBM z Systems can help your organization maximize your business performance with decisions based on real-time analysis of current operational data delivered on an infrastructure designed for availability, optimized for flexibility, and engineered with the highest levels of security.

New and updated analytics solutions

New! IBM DB2 BLU for Linux on System z (PDF, 708KB)

Simplify and speed the delivery of business insight

Update! IBM Capacity Management Analytics V1.2

Transform how you manage your resources, ensuring that you are able to meet your business demands.

Update! IBM System z Advanced Workload Analysis (PDF, 793KB)

Identify unusual system behavior in near real time.

Update! IBM® Operations™ Analytics - Log Analysis (formally IBM SmartCloud Analytics - Log Analysis)

Analyze operational data type to identify, isolate and resolve problems.

Update! IBM® Operations™ Analytics - Log Analysis z/OS Insight Packs

Accelerate problem identification, isolation and resolution on IBM z Systems.

IBM z Systems analytics solutions

IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator

Delivers extremely fast performance to data-intensive and complex DB2 queries for data warehousing, business intelligence, and analytic workloads.

IBM z Analytics System 9700

An end-to-end z/OS environment for the rapid deployment of enterprise analytics across your enterprise.

IBM Cognos TM1

A complete planning, budgeting and analytic environment for critical company-wide financial performance activities.

IBM Signature Solution - Next Best Action on z Systems 

Know and serve each customer as a unique individual on a massive scale with this complete solution.

IBM Capacity Management Analytics

Transform how you manage your resources, ensuring that you are able to meet your business demands.

Enterprise Linux Server for Analytics

Gain insights into all aspects of your Linux-based business.

IBM InfoSphere z Systems Connector for Hadoop (PDF, 179KB)

Bring the power of Hadoop to IBM z Systems' legendary qualities of service.

Spotlights

Case studies

Customer reference videos

The elephant on the mainframe 
IBM-Veristorm take a critical look at gaining insights from mainframe data with Hadoop

Clabby analyst paper
The ETL problem

How can you save big money?
How to Build the Most Efficient, Future-Ready Insurance Industry IT Environment

The Mainframe as a Key Platform for Big Data and Analytics
IDC analyst, looks at the role of the mainframe in relation to big data, how it has become a hub for modern day analytics.

Banking on analytics (PDF, 204KB)
Financial services count on a consolidated, secure platform for real-time analytics

Can analytics drive measurable business results? (PDF, 1.33MB)
Find out how you can drive value to your company's bottom line.

IBM’s Mainframe: Still Going Strong After All These Years (PDF, 282KB)
This report by Mesabi Group analyst David Hill discusses the continuing relevance of IBM zEnterprise and the value of the IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS.

Modernizing Banking with Business Analytics (PDF, 1.24MB)
Banks are reinventing themselves to become customer centric. They strive to deliver a compelling, personalized customer experience at all touch points. To achieve this, employees must have meaningful information at their fingertips. IBM System z delivers a cost-effective platform for analytics.

Next generation analytics: (PDF, 472KB)
Thinking about deploying another departmental server? Think again....Discrete reporting systems were all the rage, however they have driven costs through the roof. How can you get your arms around this problem?  

New business analytics challenge
Learn more about when the IBM zEnterprise really makes sense in this Clipper Group analyst paper.

Operational analytics
9sight Consulting's Dr. Barry Devlin discusses how to integrate analytics into business operations with System z.

Secure the enterprise with confidence (PDF, 201KB)
Increasing security threats are risks to sensitive business information.

Smart organizations succeed with analytics (PDF, 601KB)
Learn how the smartest organizations are embedding analytics to transform insights into action.

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Hardware

Infrastructure matters. Businesses turn to the IBM mainframe for unmatched security, operational efficiency, speed, seamless scale, and lower cost per transaction. The IBM z System, the world’s premier data and transaction engine, is enabled for mobile, integrates transactions and analytics, and delivers efficient and trusted clouds.

Operating Systems

IBM z Systems supports multiple operation systems:

Software

IBM z Systems combine leading-edge innovation and unparalleled capabilities to power cloud, business analytics, mobile applications, and the most important workloads.

Analyst papers

IBM DB2 Analytic Accelerator provides business value

On demand webcasts and videos