PriceRunner Case Study
Date: January 22, 2019

In today’s “Now Economy,” consumers demand highly relevant and hyper-personalized experiences as they interact with brands on a multitude of devices and channels, expecting a seamless shopping journey. Online retailers must consolidate and analyze the customers’ real-time and historical data from all engagement channels, in the moment, to offer a highly personalized shopping experience.

 This case study discusses how PriceRunner, a leading price comparison site in the Nordics and UK, provides consumers impartial, real-time comparisons, and how they support high peak periods such as the night before Black Friday without compromising performance. The solution leverages GigaSpaces always-on in-memory computing platform with Apache Kafka stream processing and Elastic search’s search engine. The GigaSpaces Platform provides a load-balanced environment that can flexibly and quickly scale out when necessary without compromising performance and speed.


Date: January 13, 2019

In a healthcare business environment with a continual need for increased efficiencies and medical care effectiveness, the healthcare agency was constantly looking for new services to help maintain its leadership position and increase market share for its hosted pharmacy management offerings.

The healthcare agency sought to adopt a solution that would support the company’s focus on real- time, data-driven analytics applications, which optimize care in terms of quality, cost, and regulatory compliance.
Business Continuity Assured During Holiday Peak Traffic
Date: April 24, 2018

Black Friday/Cyber Monday (BFCM) sales were bigger than ever in 2017, as sales for the holiday hit about $3.34 billion on Black Friday and even higher on Cyber Monday: $3.45 billion. That’s $6.79 billion in two days.

This case study discusses how with GigaSpaces you can avoid eCommerce crashes or slowdowns and ensure business continuity.

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Pharmacy OneSource - Speed Saves Lives: Leveraging a Massively Parallel Expert System for Patient Surveillance
Date: September 20, 2011

Nathan Bell, Principal Architect at Pharmacy OneSource, presented this case study at two major events this year - Rules Fest 2011 and Business Rules Forum 2011- on the topic Speed Saves Lives: Leveraging a Massively Parallel Expert System for Patient Surveillance, where he discussed the benefits gained from the GigaSpaces integration with Pharmacy OneSource.

This case study discusses the steps taken to develop a next-generation patient surveillance platform that allows clinicians toaccurately detect risk factors, and perform interventions. The platform leverages the GigaSpaces implementation of Tuple-space and the Drools rule engine to create a massively parallel expert system.

Pharmacy OneSource - Healthcare SaaS Provider Increases Performance by 600%
Date: September 20, 2011

When SaaS healthcare provider – Pharmacy OnceSource – sought a solution to support their growth and resolve massive data bottlenecks that were affecting performance, they selected GigaSpaces. Pharmacy OneSource was looking for efficiency, performance, scalability, and a platform that would provide a bridge to the cloud. What they got exceeded their highest expectations.

Find out how this fast-growing SaaS vendor significantly improved patient care for over 1,300 US hospitals within 5 months, and freed up $20M from their bottom line.

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