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Tom Diederich

Tom Diederich
Director of Community Engagement
GridGain is a Silver Sponsor of next week's Spark+AI Summit 2019 in San Francisco and our own Alexey Zinovyev will deliver a session titled, "Distributed ML/DL with Ignite ML module using Apache Spark as database." The conference runs from April 23-25.  About his talk: The current implementation of Machine Learning (ML) algorithms in Spark has several disadvantages associated with the transition…
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Join us April 30 in Menlo Park for the next Bay Area In-Memory Computing Meetup! Great food, drinks, raffle prizes -- and three stellar talks -- two of which will feature Apache® Ignite™. This event is free, thanks to sponsorship from GridGain Systems, but please RSVP to reserve your spot.   Our speakers: > Stan Lukyanov, [Software Engineer at GridGain Systems] > Pat Patterson [Director…
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Join my colleague Rob Meyer for his free April 24 webinar and learn how to add speed and scale to Oracle-based applications, APIs and analytics.  The Oracle Database is one of the most scalable relational database management systems (RDBMS) on the market. But even Oracle has been pushed beyond its architectural limits by new business needs and software layers.  The reason is simple: the…
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With some 30 breakout sessions, the In-Memory Computing Summit Europe 2019, happening June 3-4 in London, is a must-attend learning event for data scientists across the region. For today’s blog post I had the chance to speak with one of the many in-memory computing experts who will be speaking there: Chris Jenkins, senior director of In-Memory Technology at Oracle. His talk is titled, “Cloud…
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Join me April 23 at 1740 Broadway in Manhattan as I host the next NYC In-Memory Computing Meetup! Topics include facial recognition, drug discovery; NoSQL databases and ingesting streaming data! Sponsored by GridGain Systems. Free but you must RSVP!   Our speakers: > George Williams [Director of Data Science and Chief Evangelist, Embedded AI at GSI Technology] > Dave Rubin [Senior…
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Two GridGain experts are speaking today and tomorrow at the Saint Highload++ conference in St. Petersburg, Russia. Senior software engineer Ivan Rakov and Stanislav Lukyanov of the Customer Success Team will be talking about how asynchronous transactional replication is organized in GridGain. The Saint Highload++ conference covers aspects of web development such as large project architectures,…
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Think it’s impossible to build a production-ready in-memory-based application in an hour? You’ll learn how to build one if you attend the April 11 London In-Memory Computing Meetup!   This free hands-on workshop is sponsored by GridGain Systems. Please RSVP now to reserve your spot because space is limited. And come hungry. Pizzas and cold beverages will be served.   Roll up your sleeves and…
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The March 28 gathering of the NYC In-Memory Computing Meetup in upper Manhattan was well attended and both presenters (experts from GridGain and Oracle) fielded several questions from the audience.   Making his NYC In-Memory Computing (IMC) Meetup debut was Glenn Wiebe, a GridGain solutions architect. He was joined by NYC IMC meetup veteran Doug Hood, Oracle TimesTen Scaleout evangelist – who…
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Join GridGain's Stanislav Lukyanov April 2 at a special time for our European viewers and learn some best practices for troubleshooting Apache® Ignite™. This webinar, which will be recorded, is ideal whether you are just getting started with Apache Ignite or have it already deployed. Catch it live at 10:00 a.m. BST (+01:00), 2 a.m. Pacific and 5 a.m. Eastern. RSVP here. Stan is a member of the…
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The next gathering of the Bay Area In-Memory Computing Meetup happens tonight (March 26) in Menlo Park. Organized and sponsored by GridGain Systems, the free event will feature talks from PingCAP, Oracle and GridGain.   Denis Magda -- vice president of product management at GridGain and Apache® Ignite™  vice president -- will give a talk titled, "Apache Ignite for Node.js Developers."   Node.…
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The In-Memory Computing Summit 2019 – Europe is just over two months away. One of the speakers is Hypi CTO Courtney Robinson. His session is titled, “Building a Graph Centric Platform on Apache® Ignite™” (June 4 at 11:55 p.m.).   Hypi is a serverless platform for accelerating application development. By providing a GraphQL data model, Hypi generates a CRUD API on the fly that can be extended…
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For today's Apache® Ignite™ webinar we have a special guest presenter, Hypi CTO Courtney Robinson. Hypi is a serverless platform for accelerating application development. By providing a GraphQL data model, Hypi generates a CRUD API on the fly that can be extended with custom serverless functions. In his presentation, Courtney will explain Ignite's built-in support for full-text indexing of…
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Join GridGain's VP of product management, Denis Magda (who is also VP of the Apache® Ignite™ PMC), for his live webinar on March 20 and learn the how to use Node.js with Ignite. Register here. Node.js is a very popular and powerful JavaScript runtime environment. It is lightweight and efficient and benefits from an extensive package ecosystem. Apache® Ignite™ (Ignite) is a memory-centric…
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The full conference breakout session schedule for the third-annual In-Memory Computing Summit Europe 2019 conference was just announced. The conference, June 3-4 at the the Park Plaza Victoria London, will include breakout sessions from Capital One, Cerner Corporation, BCS Financial Group, GridGain Systems, GSI Technology, Hazelcast, Oracle, Redis Labs, Confluent, Sberbank and ScaleOut Software…
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Two events in rather exotic locals are keeping GridGain experts busy this week – the Shanghai In-Memory Computing Meetup and the Open Data Science Meetup Saint Petersburg Meetup.   In Shanghai this evening (March 13), GridGain Asia-Pac solutions architect Stephen Leung is explaining how combining Apache® Ignite™ with a Relational DBMS gives companies a highly scalable, high-velocity grid-based…
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