Last week I attended the National Retail Federation event in New York and was amazed by the insightful talks, the gamut of new retail offerings and the unique retail challenges and opportunities shared by the international participants. Though almost every imaginable topic related to retail was discussed at some point, three areas stood out for [...]
We are excited to announce the launch of our latest release BigMemory 4.1. This new release comes with several features to make it easier for our customers to manage in-memory data. BigMemory becomes universally accessible with this release by launching support for .Net/C# and C++ applications to directly use BigMemory. Now customers with a mixed [...]
Last Friday on the rooftop level of a UC Berkeley building, two student groups went head-to-head unveiling formidable final presentations that concluded their Big Data course. The solutions demonstrated that the students had dared to dream as big as their data sets. Terracotta sponsored the Big Data course at UC Berkeley hoping to to familiarize [...]
Enterprise data can lose its value in an instant. But when you can access, analyze and act on data in real-time, you can also extract big value from enterprise big data. Complex Event Processing (CEP) is a fundamental component of real-time data analysis and value extraction. Today, our parent company, Software AG announced the welcome [...]
Terracotta made some big announcements today at CeBIT. In case you missed them, here’s a recap: First, we introduced BigMemory 4.0, the next version of our flagship in-memory data management platform. Version 4.0 achieves up to 60% faster data access than previous versions of BigMemory, and also delivers enterprise-grade levels of reliability and flexibility that [...]
Big Data has been a hot topic throughout 2012. With 2013 fast approaching, we sat down with Terracotta CEO Robin Gilthorpe to get his predictions for the top trends that will drive Big Data activity in the coming year.