Transforming Big Data into Big Fast Data

Big data is growing bigger every second with the rapid rate of data creation by mobile devices; social networks and the sensors deployed everywhere, also called the ‘internet of things.’ The most current data continues to be the most relevant but this growth has made processing data in real-time a huge challenge. This has resulted [...]


3 Ways Online Gaming Scores with In-Memory Computing (and a cute video)

With annual revenues in online gaming approaching $100 billion, competition is heating up and it’s getting harder to hook players into a game. Today’s players demand real-time responsiveness, more immersive graphics, and ever-more-exciting interactions with fellow gamers. That poses a dual challenge for game makers, who must pack larger and larger volumes of data — [...]


3 Reasons Media Companies ♥ In-Memory Computing

This may be the Year of the Snake, but thanks to huge interest in Big Data in the media, advertising, and entertainment industries, 2013 is shaping up to be Hollywood’s Year of In-Memory Computing. In particular, media organizations are moving terabytes of data into ultra-fast machine memory to overcome three key Big Data challenges: 1. [...]