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Is IBM’s Blue Insight a model for your private BI cloud?  

There’s been a general outcry lately about how vendor marketing organizations are abusing the cloud by force-fitting many new and existing products into the cloud computing mold.

Still, some cloud-like things actually do fit without the aid of a crow bar. A case in point is IBM’s Smart Analytics Cloud.

The Smart Analytics Cloud is a solution set and reference model based on an IBM-internal Business Intelligence (BI) project code-named Blue Insight, which IBM claims to be the largest private cloud built to date. Blue insight has allowed IBM to eliminate multiple BI systems that were all performing essentially the same extract-transform-load (ETL) processes for different user groups.

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Written by Guru Kirthigavasan

November 18th, 2009 at 8:05 pm

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  1. So little post, Its nice information but why so much little………..

    David Morson

    1 Dec 09 at 12:32 am

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