SPSS Extends Spark Support to Cloudera & MapR

IBM this week released an update to IBM SPSS Analytic Server 2.1 that extends SPSS’ support for Apache Spark to the Cloudera CDH and MapR Hadoop distributions. SPSS customers who run these distributions can now take advantage of the performance and productivity advantages Spark provides for predictive analytics, and they can access the expanded...  Continue reading SPSS Extends Spark Support to Cloudera & MapR

How to run a SPSS Statistics Production job from command line on Macintosh without the need to launch SPSS?

You work with IBM SPSS Statistics 23.x installed on a Apple Macintosh OSX like 10.10 Yosemite or higher. On the help system topic: Help > Core System > Production jobs you find the chapter: "Running production jobs from a command line" with the text below: "Command line switches enable you to schedule production jobs to run automatically at certain...  Continue reading How to run a SPSS Statistics Production job from command line on Macintosh without the need to launch SPSS?

Is IBM SPSS Statistics 23 supported on Apple Macintosh OSX 10.11 (El Capitan)?

Recently, a new operating system - Macintosh OSX 10.11 El Capitan - was released by Apple. IBM SPSS Technical Support got questions if our current release IBM SPSS Statistics 23 is supported and compatible on the new Apple OSX. Our Development tested SPSS Statistics 23 on 10.11 and the answer is: yes. ...  Continue reading Is IBM SPSS Statistics 23 supported on Apple Macintosh OSX 10.11 (El Capitan)?