GridGain White Papers

Downloadable White Papers on In-Memory Computing Topics

GridGain® white papers present information on a variety of in-memory computing topics such as in-depth analyses and recommendations for common issues faced by in-memory computing developers, enterprise architects, CIO/CTOs, and other enterprise decision makers. Different approaches for implementing solutions are reviewed, including solutions using the GridGain in-memory computing platform and Apache® Ignite. The white papers cover enterprise use cases such as high-frequency trading, omnichannel customer engagement, the Internet of Things (IoT), financial services, application performance and scaling, fast data, and more.

All GridGain white papers are available for free download.

Capital markets applications often require high performance, massive scalability, and high-performance data access across the enterprise to meet the demands of modern, digital business activities.
This white paper provides insight on improving the scale, speed, and agility of MySQL so that it can support the digital transformation initiatives of today's enterprises. New business needs and performance demands have pushed many applications beyond MySQL's (and other RDBMSs) architectural limits. In many cases, the issues cannot be remedied by just fixing MySQL.
This white paper explains how to use in-memory computing to add PostgreSQL speed and scale options to end-to-end IT infrastructure—both from PostgreSQL-centric vendors and from other open source and third-party products. It also explains how help create flexible IT infrastructure over time to both increase speed and scale.
Learn how high-performance in-memory computing architecture is rapidly becoming the method of choice for today’s real-time applications that are focused on big data, fast data, streaming analytics or machine and deep learning.
Download this white paper to learn about your options for adding speed, scale and agility to end-to-end IT infrastructure—from SAP HANA to third-party vendors and open source. It also explains how to evolve your architecture over time for speed and scale, become more flexible to change, and support new technologies as needed.
This white paper discusses how to increase Microsoft® SQL Server® speed and scale using in-memory computing. There are options for adding speed and scale to Microsoft SQL Server® at the database level—including SQL Server Always On Availability Groups and SQL Server In-Memory OLTP—and each has its place. But when the speed and scale needs extend beyond the database…
This white paper discusses how to increase and accelerate your Oracle database speed and scale using in-memory computing. There are many Oracle® options for adding speed and scale to Oracle Database, or for replacing it—including Oracle RAC, Oracle Database In-Memory, Oracle Exadata, Oracle GoldenGate, Oracle TimesTen Classic, Oracle TimesTen Scaleout, and Oracle…
This white paper will take a detailed look at the challenges faced by companies that have either used Redis and run into its limitations, or are considering Redis and find it is insufficient for their needs. This paper will also discuss how the GridGain in-memory computing platform has helped companies overcome the limitations of Redis for existing and new…
This white paper discusses the challenges facing today’s insurance industry, the opportunities new technologies can offer, and the crucial edge that providers can gain with solutions such as the GridGain in-memory computing platform.
This white paper discusses how an in-memory computing platform solution like GridGain gives financial services companies the speed, scalability, and flexibility they need to build successful IoT-based applications and services.
This white paper discusses how in-memory computing is helping companies address increasing mobile application usage, real-time data needs, improving the customer experience, fraud prevention, compliance, and other requirements to modernize and accelerate payment solutions.
This white paper reviews why IMC makes sense for today’s fast-data and big-data applications, dispels common myths about IMC, and clarifies the distinctions among IMC product categories to make the process of choosing the right IMC solution for a specific use case much easier.
This white paper will give you a better understanding of how in-memory computing forms the backbone of successful high performance, highly scalable and mission-critical technology solutions in the FinTech industry. You will also learn how in-memory computing helps address many current limitations of legacy financial systems.
  Businesses have a long wish list for their software solutions. They want stability, reliability, security, scalability, and speed. They can get there today with serverless architectures that rely heavily on virtualization and containerization, distributed systems, and microservice-based architectures.
To achieve competitive application performance, scalability, and analytical sophistication, many financial-services providers are turning to in-memory computing solutions. This white paper will discuss the increased expectations of investors, the new challenges providers are facing, and how providers can gain the edge they need with solutions such as the GridGain in-…