PureDataâ„˘ System for Analytics is IBM’s core warehousing platform. This article explains how to integrate it with InfoSphereÂ® BigInsightsâ„˘, IBM’s enterprise-ready Hadoop distribution. We’ll discuss the integration concepts, as well as a primary use cases for this integration, combining the advanced text analytics capabilities of BigInsights with your warehouse. We’ll illustrate how to create a small scenario that enriches employee data with information extracted from email. Then we will demonstrate how to extract this information in BigInsights and how to upload the extracted results to PureData for Analytics. We will also show how to access data stored in BigInsights from the warehouse to facilitate drill-through capabilities.
Author: Benjamin Leonhardi, Pitor Pruski, Andre Albuquerque