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Welcome to the GigaSpaces blog. A place for architects, technology leaders, software engineers and executives to learn, get creative and help you tame your data, not your mind. Get inspired by our programming tips and how-to’s from our team of experts, be the first to know about our events and webinars, and keep your finger on the pulse of everything AI, real-time analytics, and in-memory computing.

The New Reality: Business Continuity in the Times of COVID-19

Karen Krivaa March 26, 2020
7 minutes read

In today’s new world order, the most obvious threat is no longer weapons of mass destruction or climate change, but rather a virus. Some are even speculating that compared to the 2008 global economic crisis, dubbed a financial heart attack, this one might be a full-body seizure. It’s a scenario no one imagined and not […]

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Predictive Analytics Are a Click Away with GigaSpaces Cloud

Yoav Einav February 19, 2020
17 minutes read

  More and more enterprises are leveraging machine learning analytics solutions to get value from operational data, improve business decision-making and create new revenue streams.  AI and machine learning technologies are becoming an essential and integral part of the real-time data analysis process. They can enable enterprises to understand and act on their data for […]

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GigaSpaces Launches GigaSpaces Cloud Offering

Yoav Einav February 11, 2020
7 minutes read

Cloud computing has become the ideal way to deliver enterprise applications—and the preferred solution for companies extending their infrastructure or launching new innovations. The cloud computing industry matured considerably in 2019 and continues to evolve as we move into 2020. Amazon Web Services, Microsoft and Google helped grow the cloud computing ecosystem following big acquisitions […]

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What is Natural Language Processing and How it Can Work for Your Business

Yoav Einav January 14, 2020
12 minutes read

The global Natural Language Processing (NLP) market size is expected to grow from USD 10.2 billion in 2019 to USD 26.4 billion by 2024, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 21.0% during the forecast period, according to a new market research report Natural Language Processing Market. Meanwhile, Gartner predicts that by 2020, 50% […]

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5 Great Natural Language Processing Examples with Spark NLP

David Talby January 6, 2020
6 minutes read

What is natural language processing?   Natural Language Processing, a branch of AI, aims at primarily reducing the distance between the capabilities of a human and a machine. Using artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques, NLP translates languages such as English on-the-fly into commands computers can understand and process. Understanding human language requires an understanding […]

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GigaSpaces Version 15.0 Release: Operationalizing Machine Learning with MLOps

Yoav Einav December 11, 2019
8 minutes read

InsightEdge Platform and XAP 15.0   Now more than ever, enterprises are investing in machine learning analytics solutions to gain value from their operational and historical data to improve business decision-making and create new revenue streams. But organizations are struggling to leverage this data as they face challenges in successfully moving their machine learning models […]

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Société Générale Wins Best Global Deployment Award Powered by GigaSpaces In-Memory Computing Platform

Karen Krivaa December 4, 2019
3 minutes read

Winners honored at the 2019 American Financial Technology Awards (AFTAs) in New York on December 3, 2019   Société Générale was honored at the 25th annual American Financial Technology Awards in New York, on December 3rd as the winner of best global deployment powered by GigaSpaces in-memory computing platform. The American Financial Technology Awards recognizes excellence […]

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In-Memory Computing: A Comprehensive Guide (2020)

Karen Krivaa November 24, 2019
13 minutes read

What Is In-Memory Computing? In-Memory Computing provides super-fast performance (thousands of times faster) and scale of never-ending quantities of data, and simplifies access to increasing numbers of data sources. By storing data in RAM and processing it in parallel, it supplies real-time insights that enable businesses to deliver immediate actions and responses. That’s what makes […]

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GigaSpaces InsightEdge Positioned as a Strong Performer in the Forrester Wave™: Translytical Data Platforms, Q4 2019

Karen Krivaa October 23, 2019
5 minutes read

Today we were proud to announce that Forrester has positioned GigaSpaces as a strong performer in The Forrester Wave™: Translytical Data Platforms, Q4 2019, following a 24-criterion evaluation of the top 14 translytical data platform providers.  InsightEdge leads across all in-memory data grids, in-memory NoSQL and NewSQL databases, receiving a 5 out of 5 score […]

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How Avanza Bank has Grown their Customer Base by 5X, On their Way to One Million Banking Customers

Karen Krivaa September 18, 2019
3 minutes read

Today we announced that our customer Avanza Bank is approaching its goal of reaching one Million Banking Customers Powered by our In-Memory Computing Platform. Avanza leverages our In-Memory-Computing platform as the underlying core software architecture to power their completely digitalized banking offering, supporting the growing demand for instant response times and easy-to-use applications from any […]

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How to Build a Multi-Region, Always-On Data Fabric for your Global Enterprise

Tal Doron September 10, 2019
11 minutes read

Production Readiness for Failure “Failing to plan is planning to fail”. Many of us are acquainted with this quote attributed to Benjamin Franklin, the father of time management.  While planning is a basic building block behind many production system architectures and workflow designs, we need to remember that system or application failures are unavoidable. According to […]

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Excellence is Never an Accident!

Karen Krivaa August 13, 2019
3 minutes read

According to Aristotle: “Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives – choice, not chance, determines your destiny.” Network Products Guide has recognized GigaSpaces’ excellence, naming our InsightEdge AnalyticsXtreme the Gold winner in the 2019 Business Intelligence […]

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

Karen Krivaa July 28, 2019
6 minutes read

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 the key directions for […]

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Live Risk Result Store Fueled by a Distributed Operational Calculation Engine

Tal Doron July 28, 2019
16 minutes read

Risk management systems are being used consistently by many organizations, ingesting data and producing reports on levels of business risks – from strategic, compliance and operational risks to financial and reputational risks. But are these reports delivering sufficient insight on a timely basis?  Consider financial services, insurance applications, payment processing systems, train and airline route […]

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Hadoop vs. Spark: Debunking the Myth

Karen Krivaa July 7, 2019
14 minutes read

What is The difference Between Hadoop And Spark? Hadoop and Spark are different platforms, each implementing various technologies that can work separately and together. Consequently, anyone trying to compare one to the other can be missing the larger picture. Like any technology, both Hadoop and Spark have their benefits and challenges. But the fact is […]

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