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Apache Solr™ Toolkit Now Incubating at IBMStreams

To quote Solr's webpage, "Solr is the popular, blazing-fast, open source enterprise search platform built on Apache Lucene™." When you're doing searches, you want results based on current data, not yesterday's--that's why IBM Streams integration with Solr make so much sense. Solr brings an easy-to-use, powerful search capability that makes it simple to explore your data, while Streams...  Continue reading Apache Solr™ Toolkit Now Incubating at IBMStreams

Streaming Analytics in a Cognitive Hybrid Cloud

An emerging cognitive hybrid cloud can see and understand images and read multilingual news articles. Cognitive solutions of the future will rely on analyzing thousands of news sources in multiple languages, interpreting images, discovering trending topics, and much more--see how the Streaming Analytics service is helping to make those solutions a reality at the...  Continue reading Streaming Analytics in a Cognitive Hybrid Cloud

Australian Open: Streaming Analytics Listens to the Crowd

The excitement of the Australian Open is over, but you can still dig into the how IBM's Social Sentiment Application leveraged the Streaming Analytics Bluemix service to understand fan reactions in real time. See how the sentiment for Angelique Kerber evolved as she became the underdog champion by checking out this Bluemixdev blog post.     Continue reading Australian Open: Streaming Analytics Listens to the Crowd