Highlights from our NYC Insight-Driven Organization Event

By |2019-02-11T05:54:09+00:00February 11, 2019|

Today’s businesses must move  at incredible speeds. They are looking for ways to ingest, unify and analyze the tsunami of data to gain smarter deeper insights to take action in the moment and drive their organization’s digital transformation. Enterprises that harness the power of their data and are able to [...]

Operationalizing Real-Time Machine Learning – A Financial Services Case Study

By |2019-01-24T09:46:12+00:00January 24, 2019|

One of my favorite films that depicted the power of Machine Learning (ML) for predictive analysis is Moneyball (2011). In the film, Brad Pitt who plays Billy Beane, the Manager of the Oakland A's,  hires a Yale Economics graduate who uses computer-generated analysis of historical data and predictive modeling to [...]

Amazon Found Every 100ms of Latency Cost them 1% in Sales

By |2019-01-20T11:19:14+00:00January 20, 2019|

10 years ago, Amazon found that every 100ms of latency cost them 1% in sales. Google found an extra .5 seconds in search page generation time dropped traffic by 20%. A broker could lose $4 million in revenues per millisecond if their electronic trading platform is 5 milliseconds behind the competition. [...]

Real-Time Analytics Meets Kubernetes – Part 2: How to Auto-Deploy Your Machine Learning Stack

By |2019-01-03T08:50:16+00:00January 3, 2019|

In the first installment of our blog series on what happens when real-time analytics meets Kubernetes, we discussed how Kubernetes has become the de-facto open source containerized orchestration tool, as well as some practical tips for a one-click Kubernetes deployment with GigaSpaces InsightEdge. In today’s article, we’re going to take [...]

KubeCon 2018 North America: Key Takeaways

By |2018-12-17T08:50:20+00:00December 17, 2018|

Kubernetes has taken off in a big way. As per the CNCF survey earlier this year, nearly 58% of companies are running Kubernetes in production and among enterprises, that figure is 40% and growing. Enterprises are rapidly adopting Kubernetes which is a testimony of it being hugely successful and thus [...]

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 [...]

AWS re:Invent – A Quick Roundup For the AI and ML Community

By |2018-12-02T09:33:12+00:00December 2, 2018|

With an estimated 50 thousand attendees gathered in Las Vegas last week, Amazon rolled out dozens of new features, upgrades, and new products at AWS re:Invent. Here’s a quick roundup of news out of the annual conference that may matter to members of the AI and ML community. As every [...]

Are you Ready to Handle the Black Friday Traffic Spike?

By |2018-11-21T01:28:04+00:00November 21, 2018|

Each year Black Friday poses an ever-increasing challenge to ecommerce businesses. This year’s Black Friday will bring even more turmoil according to Adobe’s 2018 online shopping predictions forecast of $5.9B revenue and a growth rate of 17.2% over last year. The report also forecasts $124 Billion in U.S. online sales [...]

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, [...]

Real-world Insights From Intel and SIG on How to Become Data-driven

By |2018-11-07T06:34:53+00:00November 7, 2018|

In today’s world of exponential data growth, what matters most is how you discover and implement actionable insights from data. To do this, you need systems that will uncover insights in real-time and drive you to instantly act upon them for achieving impactful business results. Where else but at the [...]

The Importance of Shaping Value from Artificial Intelligence

By |2018-02-27T04:59:42+00:00February 27, 2018|

I recently learned that despite organizations’ enthusiasm about Artificial Intelligence (AI), relatively few organizations are pro-actively putting AI programs into motion. In fact, a new report suggests that despite the exuberance among executives, only 20% of companies have extensively implemented AI into their business operations. The survey, conducted by the [...]

Insights for a New Year from London: Recapping Our Insight-Driven Organization Event

By |2017-12-27T07:06:39+00:00December 27, 2017|

As we begin the new year with our lists of professional resolutions and goals, it can be interesting and beneficial to hear from industry leaders about the challenges that they are facing and their approach to successfully address them. In December, at our Insight-Driven Organization Event in London, many insights, [...]

GigaSpaces Technologies Gains Momentum Powering Insight-driven Enterprises

By |2017-07-30T07:00:46+00:00July 30, 2017|

Last week we announced that GigaSpaces Technologies will continue its focus on in-memory computing and real-time analytics as we spin off our Cloudify business unit to concentrate on orchestration and cloud management. These are exciting times as we leverage our long-standing track record in the in-memory computing market, combined with [...]

Everything You Need to Know about the Impact of Data Grids in IoT

By |2017-01-05T07:28:04+00:00January 5, 2017|

We recently hosted a webinar together with 451 Research Analyst Jason Stamper from 451 Research Group to discuss Insights to Action using In-Memory Computing. It was so successful that we decided to share some of the highlights with you in this blog series. This is the second post based on Jason’s insights. [...]