IBM Db2® Big SQL is a high performance SQL on Hadoop engine that runs complex queries at scale with high concurrency. Being a ANSI SQL compliant engine it provides enterprise querying capabilities to Hadoop and also enables data analytics across disparate data sources, such as HDFS, RDBMS, NoSQL databases, object stores and WebHDFS, with a single connection or query. With its ability to understand and process SQL dialects from Db2, Oracle, and Netezza, port applications easily as and when data is offloaded to Hadoop. With Db2 Big SQL, empower your SQL developers/applications to operationalize the ML models effortlessly. 

Intro to Db2 Big SQL

10 minute demo

Introductory video describing business benefits and core features of Db2 Big SQL

Managing Db2 Big SQL with Data Server Manager

6 minute demo

Technical demo using Data Server Manager to monitor Big SQL database, create Big SQL table,analyze table properties, and set up a federated connection to Db2 Warehouse on Cloud.

Using Cognos with Db2 Big SQL

7 minute demo

This video will highlight how to integrate Cognos with Db2 Big SQL

Product Tour of IBM Db2 Big SQL

Want to see for yourself? Take a short test drive of IBM Db2 Big SQL to introduce you to the product. You'll be able to:

  • Add a new Db2® Big SQL connection
  • Monitor your HDP environment
  • Create/Load a Big SQL table
  • Run SQL against your Big SQL table
  • Investigate Big SQL table properties from the database browser
  • Use the Ambari Hive Viewer to investigate the table’s properties in native Hive.

5-15 minutes introduction

Hands-on Lab for IBM Db2 Big SQL

Ready to explore more? The following tutorials will give you a deeper dive into the capabilities of IBM Db2 Big SQL.