Looking for a starting point installing IBM SPSS Modeler Server? Wish there was a video that would walk through it? Now there is! Continue reading Modeler Server on Windows Server installation video posted
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
IBM SPSS Modeler has had for a long time a “secret sauce” which we call SQL optimization. SQL optimization avoids extraction of data out of the database, takes advantage of indexing, and produces SQL that can be used to easily reproduce data preparation tasks or build complete models. Read more about how... Continue reading SQL Optimization in IBM SPSS Modeler
Jon Peck is a Senior Software Engineer for SPSS. He has worked with SPSS since 1983 and will be retiring at the end of 2015. If you have asked a question about SPSS Statistics anywhere on the internet, there is a good chance Jon has helped you out. He is one of... Continue reading Happy Retirement Jon Peck!
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?
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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)?