Defining a new generation of software-defined computing infrastructure. IBM Spectrum Computing improves IT agility, accelerates time to results while reducing costs. 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. To accelerate business insights from all their data, IT managers are adopting a new generation of technologies such as Apache Spark, noSQL databases and containers.
IBM Spectrum Conductor with Spark meets this challenge with software defined infrastructure technology that is designed for distributed environments. And enables organizations to deploy Apache Spark efficiently and effectively, supporting multiple versions and instances of Spark and a broad set of born-in-the-cloud application frameworks. 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. IBM Spectrum Symphony is a highly scalable, high-throughput, low-latency workload and resource management software solution for compute and data-intensive analytics applications. It can reallocate more than 1,000 compute engines per second to different workloads and, with sub-millisecond overhead per task, provides throughput of up to 17,000 tasks per second.
IBM Spectrum Conductor with Spark
IBM Spectrum Conductor with Spark enables you to deploy Apache Spark efficiently and effectively. Supporting multiple versions and instances of Spark and a broad set of born-in-the-cloud application frameworks. It increases performance and scale, maximizes usage of resources and eliminates silos of resources that would otherwise each be tied to separate application implementations. When combined with IBM Spectrum Scale, IBM Spectrum Conductor provides a highly scalable data and application-optimized fabric. That allows you to access, analyze and protect your data with maximum efficiency, fast deployment and simplified management. Cut costs and increase resource utilization with granular, dynamic allocation. Get insights by abstracting IT complexity with policy-based, workload-aware resource management. Ensure maximum availability and security of shared services with intelligent application and data lifecycle management.
IBM Spectrum LSF
The IBM Spectrum LSF product portfolio is a powerful workload management platform for demanding, distributed and mission-critical HPC environments. It provides a comprehensive set of intelligent, policy-driven scheduling features that enable you to make the most of all your compute resources. And ensure optimal application performance — for much faster time to results. This heterogeneous, highly scalable and available architecture allows you to schedule complex workloads and manage up to petaflop-scale resources. Designed to be flexible to suit any organizational structure. Run jobs on heterogeneous resources, across small to large clusters, and distributed computing environments — on premises or in the cloud. Ensure alignment of resources to business priorities through advanced data and license-aware scheduling. Gain a comprehensive set of workload capabilities designed to enhance user productivity and operational efficiency through ease of use, simplification and insights.
IBM Spectrum Cluster Foundation
IBM Spectrum Symphony
Delivers enterprise-class management for running compute and data-intensive distributed applications on a scalable, shared grid. IBM Spectrum Symphony software delivers powerful enterprise-class management for running compute and data intensive distributed applications on a scalable, shared grid. It accelerates dozens of parallel applications for faster results and better utilization of all available resources. With Spectrum Symphony, you can improve IT performance, reduce infrastructure costs and expenses, and quickly meet business demands. Faster throughput and performance for compute and data-intensive analytics applications helps accelerate time-to-results. Achieve higher levels of resource utilization by controlling and optimizing the massive compute power available in your current and future technical computing systems. Reduce infrastructure, application development, deployment and management costs. By gaining control of large-scale jobs, big data analytics, parallel application and technical computing infrastructure.
IBM High Performance Services For Analytics
IBM High Performance Services provides high-performance computing (HPC) and storage clusters in the SoftLayer cloud. Use IBM High Performance Services quickly and economically helps meet new and peak demands for High Performance Computing (HPC). It does this using IBM Spectrum LSF, IBM Spectrum Symphony and IBM Spectrum Scale as a service in the IBM SoftLayer cloud. Fully functioning and ready-to-use hybrid and stand-alone clusters are securely connected to your on-premises cluster. It includes automatic job transfer and control for seamless workload management. A dedicated Cloud Operations team delivers design, installation, configuration and 24-hour support. Engineers and researches can focus on work – not IT. Improve time to results and faster time to market with real HPC infrastructure. Along with IBM Spectrum LSF, IBM Spectrum Symphony and IBM Spectrum Scale software delivered as a service.
IBM Spectrum Computing
IBM Bluemix cloud provides public, dedicated, and local integrated deployment models. You can take an idea from inception, to development sandbox, to a globally distributed production environment with compute and storage infrastructure, open source platform services and containers, and software services and tools from IBM, Watson, and more. Beyond the capabilities of the platform itself, IBM Bluemix cloud also provides flexible deployment. Provision IBM Bluemix resources on premises, in dedicated private cloud environments, or in the public cloud, and manage the resources from all three types of environments in a single dashboard.
All IBM cloud resources that are deployed in public and dedicated environments are hosted from your choice of IBM Cloud Data Center locations around the world. IBM Cloud Data Centers provide regional redundancy, a global network backbone connecting all data centers and points of presence, and stringent security controls and reporting. Through IBM Cloud Data Centers, IBM can meet your most demanding expansion, security, compliance, and data residency needs.
Businesses are under tremendous pressure to leverage their data to stay ahead of the competition. Big data analytics, mobile and social applications are generating an explosive growth of many types of new data to be saved and analyzed whether it’s in the cloud or within the data center. Clients need to find a new way forward with their storage infrastructure and IBM is leading the way. Storage that accelerates digital transformation — equip your infrastructure for cloud, mobile, big data and analytics workloads with enhanced IBM solutions delivering superior data economics.
Businesses are under tremendous pressure to leverage their data to stay ahead of the competition. Big data analytics, mobile and social applications are generating an explosive growth of many types of new data to be saved and analyzed whether it’s in the cloud or within the data center. These transformational technologies are helping businesses make more money, spend less and move faster. IBM power System — the open server ecosystem helps you to get started quickly to create the infrastructure that fits you best. With the IBM approach, you use the power of big data and analytics to identify new revenue opportunities.
IBM Identity And Access Management solutions help strengthen compliance and reduce risk by protecting and monitoring user access services to help you handle user access more efficiently and protect your business data from unauthorized use. With multi factor authentication design and deployment services you will gain an enterprise-wide, total authentication solution designed to support multiple authentication methods. It takes more than a simple user ID and password to protect your organization’s valuable data and resources these days.
IBM enables business operations — such as online and mobile transactions, remote access through virtual private network and enterprise application access to implement strong, cost-effective authentication that relies on multiple hardware or software based methods for identity assurance. Take the right steps to protect against insider threats with our identity and access management services for insider threat protection. Information theft, IT sabotage and fraud are increasingly occurring at the hands of skilled and knowledgeable insiders.
IBM Watson IoT
Learn about new recipes for developers containing code and best practice approaches for solving cognitive IoT challenges using IBM Watson’s Natural Language Application Program Interfaces (APIs). Use these developerWorks recipes that include code and best practice approaches to solving IoT challenges with IBM Watson’s Natural Language APIs. Command / Response IoT With Raspberry Pi And PianoHAT — the goal of this recipe is to create a bi directional command and control demo using the Raspberry Pi and PianoHAT and explore various APIs available to the device once it.
IBM DeveloperWorks recipes — power your IoT business with the strength of the IBM Business Partner ecosystem where IBM unites the most respected partners in the industry with our resources and innovation. Together, we provide an integrated and collaborative approach to the technologies, services and expertise that you need to drive your IoT business. Cognitive application using IBM Watson text to speech that enables voice interaction between device and human. Consider the following scenario. A sensor or device sends events to the IBM Watson IoT platform.
Advisor is a powerful cognitive engine that provides contextual information based on unified endpoint management best practices as well as emerging threat alerts delivered from IBM X-Force Exchange. This actionable intelligence is sourced from both structured and unstructured data, and is personalized based on your organization’s industry, its size and its mobile environment, including the type of devices, platforms and applications used across the organization.
Mobile Metrics leverages the aggregated data of more than 12,000 IBM MaaS360 with Watson customer implementations worldwide to provide the industry’s first cloud-sourced mobile bench marking data. This data, which reflects a wide range of organization types and their mobile implementations, allows customers to compare their security configurations and usage data with peers across similar industries, sizes and other criteria.