Tom Diederich

← GridGain Blog

Position:
Director of Community Engagement
Bio:

 

GridGain has once again been named to the Inc. 5000 – the highly regarded ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This is the third year in a row GridGain has been named to the list. GridGain, which experienced 797 percent growth over the last three years and doubled sales during the first half of 2019 compared to the same period in 2018, is ranked...
In case you missed it: Catch GridGain's Rob Meyer and Glenn Wiebe as they introduce the various options available and when your organization needs to add speed and scale to MySQL deployments (and when each option makes sense). This free on-demand webinar is available now. Register here. Registering will give you free access to the video and the presentation slides. Rob and Glenn explain how...
Join GridGain's Stan Lukyanov for a free one-hour live webinar on Sept. 18 starting at 10 a.m. Pacific and learn some of the best practices and the different options for maximizing availability and preventing data loss. His lecture will feature Apache® Ignite™ (register here). Stan will explain various challenges -- including cluster and data center failures -- and the best practices for implementing disaster recovery...
We had a great event in Menlo Park earlier this evening at the Bay Area In-Memory Computing Meetup. Catch the two excellent talks by watching the recording below on GridGain's YouTube page. The speakers were Nikita Ivanov, Founder & CTO, GridGain Systems and Andy Rivenes [@TheInMemoryGuy], product manager at Oracle for Database In-Memory. Nikita was up first. His talk was titled: "Ignite Pearls - Insight...
Join us in Menlo Park for the next Bay Area In-Memory Computing Meetup! We'll have two great talks plus dinner, beverages and stellar raffle prizes! This free event is sponsored by GridGain Systems & Oracle. Register here to reserve your spot. Speakers: Nikita Ivanov, Founder & CTO, GridGain Systems Andy Rivenes [@TheInMemoryGuy], Product Manager at Oracle for Database In-Memory Talk 1: Nikita. "Ignite Pearls -...
Join Greg Stachnick, GridGain's director of product management, for a free one-hour webinar on Aug. 28 at 10 a.m. Pacific time and learn about deploying Apache® Ignite™ into production in public and private clouds. Register here. Companies have faced many challenges when deploying in-memory computing platforms such as Apache Ignite in the cloud, but they have also discovered many best practices that have made success...
Join us in Manhattan August 22 for the next NYC In-Memory Computing Meetup! We'll be gathering at 1740 Broadway (15th floor) from 6-8 p.m. Greg Stachnick, director of product management at GridGain Systems, will be delivering a talk titled, "Cloud deployment best practices with Apache® Ignite™." "Cloud deployments offer the potential for almost infinite resources and flexible scalability," Greg said. "But there are so many...
Join the in-memory computing community for two days of learning and networking at the In-Memory Computing Summit North America 2019, November 13-14 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport’s conference center. I invite current users of in-memory computing to contribute to the conversations by submitting a speaking proposal by August 9 that’s focused on one or more of the following topics: * User stories and...
GridGain Systems today launched blocks of consulting hours for Apache® Ignite™ and GridGain Community Edition, designed to help companies in their Digital Transformation initiatives. Distributed, in-memory computing is a critical part of nearly all digital transformation initiatives. But it can be challenging for many organizations to apply in-memory computing technology effectively. That's where our new blocks of consulting hours can help. The blocks of consulting...
GridGain experts have had a busy July and things are not slowing down in August. We're continuing to lead discussions at multiple industry events, where GridGain experts as well as other industry thought leaders have been sharing their unique insights on the latest in-memory computing technology developments and trends. Why all the buzz? Because in-memory computing is now an essential technology for any company launching...
Join my colleague Rob Meyer, VP of outbound product management, for an hourlong webinar August 21 that will explain how companies add in-process Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing (HTAP) architectures for real-time data access, analytics, and decision automation to their existing applications and analytics systems. It begins at 10 a.m. Pacific time (register here to reserve your spot). Some background: Over the last decade, it has become...
Today I wanted to share the video recording of last week’s Bay Area In-Memory Computing Meetup in Menlo Park, where GridGain’s Greg Stachnick talked about best practices for in-memory computing in the cloud. Abstract: Cloud deployments offer the potential for almost infinite resources and flexible scalability. But there are so many options! It can be overwhelming to know which services are best for your use...
The future looks bright for in-memory computing and GridGain Systems, with continued strong momentum for the company in the first half of 2019. Let’s review some of GridGain’s continued key achievements so far this year compared with the same period in 2018. The company doubled subscription sales and more than doubled sales of all products from new customers. GridGain also received a slew of major...
Join us in Menlo Park July 17 for the next Bay Area In-Memory Computing Meetup! We’ll have three interesting and informative talks, great food and awesome raffle prizes. This is a free event but space will be limited. Be sure to register now to reserve your spot. Talk 1: “Cloud deployment best practices,” with Greg Stachnick, director of product management at GridGain Systems. Abstract: Cloud...
The In-Memory Computing Summit North America 2019 is happening Nov. 13 and 14 at the Hyatt San Francisco Airport. Tickets are available now at the “Super-Saver” price of $399 but 5 alert readers of this blog post will snag a full-access pass for FREE! Just visit the conference registration page and click the “Enter Promotional Code” hyperlink. Then type in “TomVIP” (no quotes) and you’ll...