IBM Streams Quick Start for SPLEdit me
This guide will help you get up and running with Streams and Streams Processing Language (SPL).
1. Run your first application
Learn how to compile and deploy a Streams application. You can run your application with a local installation of Streams or with Streams running in IBM Cloud or IBM Cloud Pak for Data.
Option 1: Local installation
Option 2: Use a Streams instance in the IBM Cloud, IBM Cloud Pak for Data, or standalone
2. Learn Streams Concepts
Follow the SPL Quick Start to learn how to create a Streams application from scratch using SPL.
3. Start developing your own application
Tips for creating SPL applications from scratch
Now that you have followed a sample and are a bit familiar with the IDE, review these guidelines on how to create your own applications.
Learn more about Streams Studio
Complete the Streams Studio tutorial to learn how to use the drag and drop editor in Streams Studio to create Streams applications.
VS Code guide
Finding sample code
Once you are more comfortable with SPL development, where can you find sample code to create your own applications?
The Streams samples catalog is a searchable database of over 150 examples.
Click Download zip to download the sample, then import into your editor.
Most toolkits on GitHub will have a
samplesfolder included in the release. Download the toolkit release and import one or more of the samples into your IDE. Most toolkits will have information in the
README.mdon how to run the samples.
Search Streamsdev for articles and tutorials, which often include samples.