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May 2012

On Thursday May 24 (2012), GridGain participated in a discussion hosted by DM Radio and Information Management, on the performance requirements for many of today's applications and services, and technologies suited to supporting these environments. Program hosts Eric Kavanagh and Jim Ericson interviewed several leading experts, including: Dominic Delmolino of Agilex Paul Groom of Kognitio Graham…
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Few real-life facts about the economics of In-Memory Computing that I've recently observed when talking to our customers and users that put the concepts into simple perspective...Let's just say you one of the few dozens startups sprung just last week building social analytics platform and Twitter's firehose is your main source for streaming data. Few facts:Twitter currently produces ~177 millions…
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Lately there has been lots of noise about "Real Time" Big Data. Lots of companies that associate themselves with this term are generally in analytical space and to them it really means "low-latency" for analytical processing of data which is usually stored in some warehouse, like Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS). To achieve this they usually create in-memory indexes over HDFS data which…
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