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Tom Diederich

Tom Diederich
Director of Community Engagement
Monday, May 21, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Chitij Chauhan is a subject matter expert on distributed databases at Incedo, an IT service management company. Specifically, he’s an expert in database architecture ranging from core RDBMS platforms to massively parallel distributed databases to in-memory based databases. His talk at the In-Memory Computing Summit Europe (June 25-26 in London) is titled, “How to Identify the Most Appropriate In-…
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 | Tom Diederich
This week, GridGain experts are in Amsterdam, London and two famous towns in Silicon Valley: Santa Clara, home of several big-name tech giants including Intel, Oracle and Nvidia – and Menlo Park, home of Facebook, Pinterest, Telsa, Hewlett Packard (HP), Box, Waze and many more. We'll be in good company. Let’s get rolling so you can plan your week. Internet of Things World It’s Day 2 of…
Monday, May 14, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Apache Ignite and Apache Spark helping scalp traders win big   Life can be slow in Porto – a coastal city in northwest Portugal known for its magnificent bridges and port wine. But the data there is BIG and it moves FAST. At least that’s the case with data Manuel Mourato works with. Manuel is a Big Data engineer at Nomad Tech. His company is a leading provider of IoT solutions for the railway…
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Here's the latest update on community events featuring GridGain experts at meetups, conferences and webinars for the next few weeks -- starting with a meetup tomorrow evening in our technology evangelist's hometown of London.  Like Akmal Chaudhri, mentioned above, all of our in-memory computing experts enjoy the opportunity to share their practical knowledge about distributed in-memory computing…
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 | Tom Diederich
The full schedule for the second-annual In-Memory Computing Summit Europe was released today. The conference, June 25-26 in London, is the premier conference for individuals from Europe and Asia that are currently using or exploring using in-memory computing. Register by April 29 to receive a 30 percent discount. The In-Memory Computing (IMC) Summit’s breakout session schedule consist of five…
Thursday, April 19, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Next week will once again be a busy one for our experts. Some will be traveling to New York City for a meetup, others to Paris for a conference -- and still others who will be online for a live webinar. On April 25, GridGain experts will be at Trade Tech Europe in Paris, where attendees can network and benchmark with some 1,000 senior equity trading professionals from the “who’s who” of the…
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 | Tom Diederich
I’m really looking forward to this evening’s gathering of the Bay Area In-Memory Computing Meetup in Menlo Park, California. Great food and drinks in addition to raffle prizes. Oh, and fantastic talks, too! Over 100 people have RSVP’d so I suggest that you do the same because space is limited. RSVP here. Dmitriy Setrakyan, founder and Chief Product Officer at GridGain, will be sharing some of…
Friday, April 6, 2018 | Tom Diederich
The second annual In-Memory Computing Summit Europe is June 25-26 at the Park Plaza Victoria in London. The Conference Committee is excited to offer a sneak peek at some of the conference breakout sessions. And register to win a voucher to purchase a general admission ticket for only £20, a major savings versus the £525 full price! This sneak peek is just a small taste of all breakout sessions…
Friday, March 30, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Spring has sprung and hopefully the sun is shining where you are. Unfortunately for our technology evangelist, he’ll likely encounter rain as he traverses the Washington, D.C. metro area next week speaking at four cool meetups. But then again, Akmal Chaudhri is from London so he’s used to wet weather. At least the cherry blossoms are now starting to bloom there.  But first, I wanted to share a…
Thursday, March 29, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Shhhh! Come a little closer... That’s it. I have a sneak-peek of the In-Memory Computing Summit schedule. Since you found this post, I can share it with you. This sneak peek is just a taste of the in-depth talks attendees will be able to attend during the conference this coming June. Make sure to reserve your spot now and register at the Super Saver rate. The In-Memory Computing Summit Europe,…
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Tom Diederich
GridGain Professional Edition 2.4 is now available! A fully supported version of Apache Ignite 2.4, GridGain Professional Edition 2.4 includes a Continuous Learning Framework -- a machine learning and a multilayer perceptron (MLP) neural network that enables companies to run machine and deep learning algorithms against their petabyte-scale operational datasets in real-time. Companies can now…
Friday, March 16, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Our experts were busy speaking at a couple of events this week: the  NYC In-Memory Computing Meetup, and on the other coast, at the OpenIoT Summit North America in Portland. And next week will be even busier as our experts hit the road once again to connect with customers, Apache Ignite users and in-memory computing enthusiasts.  Week in Review: Our friends at WeWork donated a great spot in…
Friday, March 9, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Next week our GridGain and Apache Ignite experts will be in Portland, Paris and New York City. Akmal Chaudhri will be speaking at the OpenIoTSummit North America conference; Rob Meyer will be in the City of Lights for Big Data Paris 2018. I'll be in NYC along with Foti Filacouris for the NYC In-Memory Computing Meetup. And if that weren't enough, Dmitriy Setrakyan will explain how to choose the…
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Next week is a busy one for GridGain's technical evangelist Akmal Chaudhri. He’ll spend Monday in Brussels and then catch a train to Amsterdam where he’ll remain until his flight home late Thursday night after four speaking engagements -- including two In-Memory Computing Fundamentals workshops. I’ll go into more detail about each event -- but first, it's back to Silicon Valley where GridGain…
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Tom Diederich
Real-time computing requirements has fueled the growth of various in-memory computing technologies. These include caches, in-memory data grids, in-memory databases, streaming technologies and broader in-memory computing platforms. But what are the best technologies for each type of your project? Learn about your options from one of the leading in-memory computing veterans, Dmitriy Setrakyan,…