Documentation: Installing Streams

Rolling Upgrade and Multi-Version Support with Streams 4.2

Rolling Upgrade Overview IBM Streams 4.2.0 introduced support for rolling upgrades of Streams domains and instances. With a rolling upgrade, a running domain or instance...

IBM Streams V4.1 Integration with IBM Platform Symphony

Steve Halverson is a developer with the IBM Streams platform team. In this presentation, Steve covers the details of how IBM Streams V4.1 integrates with...

Setting up IBM Streams v4.1 using Platform Symphony

This document describes the step by step instructions to setup IBM Streams v4.1 to work with Platform Symphony resources.

Using an External Resource Manager with InfoSphere Streams

InfoSphere Streams 4.0.1 introduced support for an external resource manager to supply resources for running InfoSphere Streams services and applications. This allows services and applications...

Multi-host environment: Installing to a shared file system

Starting in InfoSphere Streams 4.0 and later, a shared file system is no longer required. However, if you have one set up and you want...

ZooKeeper Setup and Configuration for Streams

Apache ZooKeeper is a crucial part of Streams 4.0. Making sure you have good ZooKeeper performance is the first step to good Streams performance from...

Streams 4.0 — Expert Advice on Environment Variables

Have you wondered how the experts use Streams? Are you sick of typing in your domain and instance names? Luckily, by intelligently using environment variables,...

Multi-host environment: Installing to each host and setting up a domain

Getting your hosts installed and setup in a domain using InfoSphere Streams 4.0 is very easy. This article will walk through installing the product to...

Streams 4.0 – Enterprise Install and Setup Videos

These videos provide a walk through of the install and setup of a highly available enterprise InfoSphere Streams environment. The process has been broken down...

Streams 4.0 — Operating without a shared filesystem

Streams 4.0 allows users to operate without a shared filesystem. This article highlights the differences between running with and without a shared filesystem as it...

Streams 4.0 — V4Explorer New Features Tutorial

Learn about the new features in the Streams V4.0 release. Topics include: Streaming to Excel, Automated System HA and Application Resiliency.

IBM Power Systems considerations for IBM Streams

PowerLinux is a fully tested and supported platform for IBM Streams. However, there are considerations for applications that port from x86 to PowerLinux.