Why IBM Spectrum Computing?

IBM Spectrum Computing uses intelligent workload and policy-driven resource management to optimize resources across the data center, on premises and in the cloud. Now scalable to over 160,000 cores, IBM provides you with the latest advances in software-defined computing technology to help you unleash the power of your distributed mission-critical high performance computing (HPC) infrastructure, for up to 150x faster, analytics and big data applications as well as new generation open source frameworks such as Hadoop and Spark.

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Accelerate Science and Engineering

Learn how organizations can drive productivity and maximize the utilization and value of their high performance computing (HPC) infrastructure with new IBM Spectrum LSF 10.1

Spark for Dummies

Learn about the state of Big Data today, along with how Spark can streamline and simplify the ways you interact with and extract value from it.

Boost your Big Data Analytics

Learn how to optimize your big data analytics infrastructure for performance, flexibility and long-term value and get insights from IDC Research VP Carl Olofson on deploying Spark in a production environment.

Helping our clients achieve success

IBM Spectrum Computing in action for real-world results

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

To help its scientists stay at the leading edge of medical research, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute uses software-defined computing to optimize IT capacity of 15,000 cores for faster genomic pipelines and analytics.


While reducing the time to job submission by 80% and significantly increasing productivity, CreDist uses hybrid cloud to help engineers focus on creating new products and not on HPC infrastructure.

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

The CME Group scales portfolio risk analytics more than 700x to meet stricter liquidity rules for clearing and settlement in the derivatives marketplace.

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