Big Data

5 Big Data Analytics Trends for 2020

By |2020-05-03T07:40:43+00:00May 3, 2020|

It has become almost cliché to note that major companies, across an array of industries, are trying to leverage big data for insights into their businesses. However, as technology progresses and analytics capabilities increase, a paradigm shift is underway toward a more holistic system of engagement using big data, with [...]

Achieving Real-Time Big Data Analytics, Extreme Performance and Scale on AWS

By |2019-07-28T14:30:54+00:00July 28, 2019|

Achieving Real-Time Big Data Analytics, Extreme Performance and Scale on AWS  Big Data is Growing Exponentially A New Vantage 2018 executive survey of 60 Fortune 1000 companies entitled How Big Data and AI are Driving Business Innovation found that 97.2% are investing in big data and AI. This correlates with [...]

Accelerating Data Lakes for Faster, Smarter Insights

By |2019-06-17T09:00:24+00:00June 17, 2019|

We’re Living in a Data-Driven Eravoic Today, most organizations are focused on becoming data-driven, as they try to take advantage of data lake technologies, streaming and associated technologies for the processing of data in motion. This drive to become data-driven means increasing investments in data processing, analytics and machine learning [...]

InsightEdge Platform and XAP 14.0: Embracing Simplicity for Smarter, Faster Insights to Action

By |2018-12-05T00:17:52+00:00December 5, 2018|

I’m almost sure that when Da Vinci said “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication,” he wasn’t speaking about real-time AI, machine learning and transactional processing. And yet his words are ever so relevant when we think about overcoming the complexities of big data and analytics that enterprises are facing today. Our [...]

GigaSpaces Shortlisted for Three Banking Technology Awards with Leading Financial Customers: Daiwa Capital Markets and Société Générale

By |2018-11-14T03:47:50+00:00November 14, 2018|

As the Financial Services industry becomes increasingly competitive, our customers are continuously striving to improve the quality of their services. They are leveraging their growing amount of data with innovative new services to optimize operations, reduce risk and enhance customer experience. The diagram below shows how banks prioritize customer experience, [...]

Implementing a Fast Data Access Layer and Breaking the Great China (Fire)wall

By |2018-05-10T07:25:42+00:00May 10, 2018|

In today’s digital and fast-paced world, now more than ever, enterprises are struggling to provide the required access speed to their services and data. This problem has become critical for global companies whose data resides at a specific location while their clients, from remote locations around the world, expect fast [...]

Making Real-Time Decisions as Big Data Gets Bigger

By |2016-12-07T04:52:02+00:00December 7, 2016|

The IT challenge of facing holiday shopping with a foolproof system built to withstand the blitz of shoppers is not a new one. Each online retailer is well aware that uptime is king and downtime is a killer.  Uptrends recently came out with their website uptime report of 928 online [...]

Bridging the Gap between Insight and Action

By |2016-08-23T04:07:43+00:00August 23, 2016|

As published on Da tanami, in the past few years, IT leaders and C-level executives have associated ”big data” with looking at historical information with a fresh set of eyes. The concept has been to delve further into transactions retrospectively to identify trends, and draw heretofore unrecognized actionable insights, based [...]

REST Data Service Over In-Memory Data Grid

By |2016-06-02T06:33:29+00:00June 2, 2016|

Applications are written in diverse and often remote environments. Storing and accessing data needs to be simple and portable, which is why REST (representational state transfer) is often the go-to protocol for web services. And yet, using REST for data services can pose a number of challenges: Performance (clients should [...]

What’s New in XAP 11.0

By |2016-04-20T03:22:58+00:00April 20, 2016|

We have just released XAP 11.0 and we're excited to share with you its new features. Geospatial API In today’s world geospatial data is on the rise—mobile phones and various sensors provide ever-changing location information on the one hand, while countless applications are interested in querying this data on the [...]

Space Based Microservices

By |2015-12-23T04:32:00+00:00December 23, 2015|

Martin Fowler and James Lewis's microservices paper has been influencing many development teams and projects around the world. As such, this software architecture style has gained prominence among web-scale startups and enterprises. In this post, we'll look at how microservices related to SBA and GigaSpaces XAP. We will review the [...]

Posted on IT Jungle – Magic Goes In-Memory With App Framework

By |2015-07-08T01:45:38+00:00July 8, 2015|

Written by Alex Woodie, IT Jungle Magic Software recently launched a new release of its application development and runtime framework that features in-memory data grid (IMDG) technology. The IMDG - which will eventually support IBM i - will bolster the scalability, stability, and elasticity of applications developed with xpa Application [...]