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October 2016

Spread betting is an alternative to conventional trading that enables users to speculate on rising as well as falling market prices. Spread betting became one of the major global growth markets since the financial crisis of 2008. The reasons for this rise in popularity include preferential tax treatment, low entry and transaction costs, favorable conversion rates, wider bid offer spreads and less…
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The GridGain Enterprise Edition, based on Apache® Ignite™, is now available on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. The GridGain in-memory computing platform allows organizations across multiple industries to rapidly and effectively deploy GridGain’s distributed, massively parallel, in-memory computing solution on AWS.  GridGain enables users to dramatically accelerate and scale…
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Fraud has evolved from a disorganized criminal activity into a sophisticated multi-billion dollar business. Fraud committed within financial services is causing loss of revenue, institution’s reputation, shareholder’s confidence and customer loyalty. As the fraudulent schemes become more sophisticated, so should the ways of fighting them.  Detecting fraud requires complex data…
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Introduction Nowadays many companies are basing their applications and solutions on microservices architecture. One of the main benefits of this approach is that it allows splitting a solution into a number of loosely coupled software components (microservices). These software components might have their own release and life cycles, and even development teams. Moreover, these software blocks…
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In-memory computing allows users to process terabytes of data in real-time and across many different applications and underlying databases. In-memory computing is gaining momentum in industries such as financial services, fintech, software/SaaS, telecommunications, ecommerce, online services, and retailers for its ability to transact and analyze large amounts of data in real-time.  As the in-…
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