GigaSpaces Blog

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.

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

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 of both words and the concepts […]

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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

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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GigaSpaces 14.5 Release: The BI to AI Inflection Point

Yoav Einav July 1, 2019
7 minutes read

InsightEdge Platform and XAP 14.5 When W. Edwards Deming, the father of the quality evolution, said “In God we trust; all others bring data,” he was referring to the need for descriptive and diagnostic analytics, which statisticians used for quality management and continuous improvement. This trend has evolved to more sophisticated predictive analytics that are […]

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GigaSpaces / Tableau Solution: Visualize your Operational Data, Analytics and Machine Learning Insights in Real Time

Karen Krivaa June 26, 2019
3 minutes read

The Need for Data Visualization More and more enterprises are leveraging big data for improved business decision-making.  However, in many cases, existing infrastructures lack the necessary performance and scale to support growing requirements for real-time analysis and visualization of operational data. Visualization of operation data – understanding the significance of the data by placing it in a […]

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Accelerating Data Lakes for Faster, Smarter Insights

9 minutes read

We’re Living in a Data-Driven Era Today, most organizations are focused on becoming data-driven, as they try to take advantage of data lake technologies, streaming and associated technologies for the processing of data in motion. This drive to become data-driven means increasing investments in data processing, analytics and machine learning software, because data and its […]

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