Turning big data into smarter decisions

Big Data represents a huge opportunity for businesses across many areas. Only IBM® delivers a comprehensive, integrated and industrial strength big data platform that allows you to address the full spectrum of big data business challenges and opportunities.

The Big Data Opportunity

Big Data is all about better analytics on a broader spectrum of data, and therefore represents an opportunity to create even more differentiation among industry peers. Quite simply, early analytics adopters are extending their leadership. If you want to lead, you have to know analytics, and if you want to be on the forefront of analytics, you have to put your arms around Big Data.

Big Data Solutions from IBM

Only IBM offers an enterprise-class platform that supports the full breadth of big data uses cases. The IBM platform has five distinct advantages:

  • Comprehensive platform—A complete platform for managing and analyzing the volume, variety and velocity of big data.
  • Enterprise class capabilities—Delivers the management, security, reliability and usability features necessary for large-scale deployments.
  • Analytic accelerators—Analytic engines integrated and optimized for big data, and pre-built accelerators for industry-specific and cross-industry applications.
  • Visualization tools—User tools to explore all available data for ad-hoc analysis.
  • Integration and governance—Simplified integration of big data technologies into your IT architecture and ability to leverage big data as another source to enhance your strategic initiatives.