Author
Michael Griggs

Michael Griggs
Software Engineer, GridGain Systems
Biography

Michael Griggs is a Software Engineer and GridGain EMEA consultant who has been building distributed data and computation systems for ten years in the financial sector. He is also interested in computational physics, statistics and cats.

On November 17th, one of our European GridGain Systems' consultants visited Madrid to present a paper at Big Data Spain entitled “Better Together: Fast Data with Apache Ignite & Apache Spark”.  The Big Data space has been growing rapidly over the past few years, with disk-based Hadoop systems and then hybrid disk and memory systems such as Apache Spark gaining significant mindshare.  Whilst…
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