February 2017

Retail Banking goes Digital with In-Memory Computing: Webinar Recap
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | Eric Karpman
On Wednesday, February 8, 2017 I hosted a webinar "Learn How Retail Banking Goes Digital with In-Memory Computing". The main premise was that technology is changing traditional retail banking business models. Online banking and mobile banking are generating significantly more transactions than live teller-based banking.  This increase in automation is challenging banks to redesign their legacy…
Boost Software and Software-as-a-Service with In-Memory Computing Upcoming Webinar
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 | Matt Sarrel
Learn how to boost software and SaaS performance and scalability with in-memory computing. Join me for a webinar on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET. Software and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) developers face a rapidly escalating set of challenges as they strive to make applications faster and more scalable. Software developers must meet the performance and scalability…
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Supercharge eCommerce with In-Memory Computing Webinar Recap
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 | Matt Sarrel
On Tuesday, January 31, 2017 I delivered a webinar about the use of in-memory computing for eCommerce.  If your eCommerce initiatives are struggling to keep up with customer demand, then in-memory computing may be the solution you need to take performance and scale to the next level. Yesterday’s application and data architectures cannot achieve the speed and scale offered by in-memory computing…
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Powering Financial Spread Betting with In-Memory Computing White Paper
Monday, February 13, 2017 | Matt Sarrel
During the past decade, financial spread betting has become a major growth market globally.  Spread betting offers some compelling advantages, including low entry and transaction costs, preferential tax treatment, and a diverse array of products and options. Traders can bet on any type of event for which there is a measurable outcome that might go in either of two directions – for example,…
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Riding the In-Memory Computing Tidal Wave
Thursday, February 9, 2017 | Abe Kleinfeld
When it comes to observing the technology industry, nothing is more exciting and satisfying than seeing an idea become a world-changing reality. It starts with a fledgling solution, then an interesting alternative worth experimenting with, then a successful and award-winning product, and finally the driver of a major shift in how things get done. That is what we are seeing with the GridGain and…
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Deploying Apache Ignite and GridGain - Top 7 FAQs Webinar Recap
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Rachel Pedreschi
As GridGain Systems Solution Architects, Christos Erotocritou and I have helped numerous customers get started with Apache® Ignite™ and GridGain. During this 1-hour webinar, which originally aired on January 25, 2017, we shared answers to the most common questions asked prior to deployment. We also provided guidance that will save you time and make deploying GridGain or Apache Ignite a more…
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Webinar: The Apache Ignite Web Console: Automating RDBMS Integration
Monday, February 6, 2017 | Denis Magda
On Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET, I will host a webinar about the Apache® Ignite™ Web Console. The Apache® Ignite™ in-memory computing platform enables you to dramatically accelerate and scale out your existing data-intensive applications without ripping and replacing your existing databases. You insert Apache Ignite between your application and database layers to…
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Thursday, February 2, 2017 | Matt Sarrel
Apache® Cassandra™ is a popular NoSQL database that does certain things incredibly well. It can be always available, with multi-datacenter replication. It is also scalable and lets users keep their data anywhere. However, Cassandra is lacking in speed. Cassandra is not fast enough for some of today’s extreme OLTP workloads because it stores data on disk. Cassandra also shares certain limitations…
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Wednesday, February 1, 2017 | Eric Karpman
Join GridGain Systems and me on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET for the next webinar "Learn How Retail Banking Goes Digital with In-Memory Computing" in our series on financial services and in-memory computing.  Technology is changing traditional retail banking business models. Online banking and mobile banking are generating significantly more transactions…
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