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January 2016

I would like to give my ideas on why I believe we are on the cusp of a new chapter in storage technology — namely an ascendance of an open smart storage standard. This standard should define an open vendor-agnostic interface for integration between compute and data processing and traditional storage systems. Using these open APIs, developers should be able run SQL, MapReduce, K/V access, file…
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Join us on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 11:00 AM PDT / 2:00 PM EDT for another deep-dive webinar to learn how to easily share state in-memory across multiple Spark jobs, either within the same application or between different Spark applications using an implementation of Spark RDD abstraction provided in Apache Ignite™. In this one-hour webinar, Dmitriy Setrakyan, Apache Ignite Project…
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In recent benchmark testing performed on GridGain Community Edition 1.5.0 and Hazelcast 3.6-EA2, GridGain consistently outperformed Hazelcast on various atomic and transactional cache operations, and SQL based cache queries as measure on both AWS EC2 and Yardstick Configurations. Results Summary Deadlock Free Transactions: 65% – 115% higher operations/sec throughput Transactional Operations: 24…
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The call for speaking proposals for the In-Memory Computing Summit 2016 closes February 1st. The conference is May 23-24 at the Grand Hyatt San Francisco in Union Square. This event was created for developers, decision makers and visionaries to network and learn about technologies, solutions and real-world use cases for in-memory computing. Speaking proposals for topics related to in-memory…
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