After having the opportunity to present this topic at the recent Big Data Expo in Utrecht, Netherlands (and a few other expos) I thought it would also be a good time to share my thinking with the online community. Data storage &
Written by Alex Woodie, IT Jungle Magic Software recently launched a new release of its application development and runtime framework that features in-memory data grid (IMDG) technology. The IMDG – which will eventually support IBM i – will bolster the
Part One: An Overview of the Current Situation It was only a few years ago when nearly everyone relied on SQL exclusively to tackle Big Data needs, but as the demand for speed and space increases, so have our options….
From time to time, I like to visit NoSQL conferences and talk to people from the community to see how they solve their problems. I guess I find it more neutral to do this sometimes, as opposed to speaking to
The big data movement was pretty much driven by the demand for scale in velocity, volume, and variety of data. Those three vectors led to the emergence of a new generation of distributed data management platforms such as Hadoop for…
We are excited to announce a joint partnership with SanDisk today! With this partnership we have built a new product – called XAP MemoryXtend, that basically gives you extreme processing but at lower costs. How did it all start? We
Most of the Big Data topics that I covered in the past were focused mostly on the technical aspects of running Big Data. In this post, I want to take a different route and discuss the business challenges based on…