IBM intros more Bluemix tools

IBM logoBig Blue said it has added a number of new services to Bluemix, it’s platform as a service (PaaS) making it easier to plug additional analytics tools into cloud applications.

The services include IBM Streaming Analytics, which brings analysis of data from thousands of sources on the cloud. IBM said that it dynamically builds out infrastructure.

IBM dashDB is a cloud data warehouse service that provides information management, analytics and business intelligence, and now supports Oracle and Netezza.

Elements of dashDB now include massively parallel processing capabilities, compatibility enhancements, and integration functions with Watson Analytics, R, Cognos, and toolsets including Looker, Aginity Workbench and Tableau. The dashDB suite now integrates with Twitter and Open Data.

The Bluemix catalogue, said IBM, now includes over 100 tools and services related to ppen source technologies and third party services.