Noam Herzenstein

About Noam Herzenstein

Noam Herzenstein is GigaSpaces Director of Product Marketing. He previously worked at NICE Systems and BMC Software. He has a LL.B. in Law from Tel Aviv University and an MBA from the University of Maryland.

Digital Integration Hub: The Architecture of Digital Transformation

By |2021-07-27T11:30:51+00:00July 27, 2021|

For most businesses, the road to digital transformation has been a bumpy one, with non-unified data stores and multiple systems of record implemented over the years due to ongoing business requirements. Digital transformations are never easy and even more challenging than traditional change efforts. Without the proper planning and analysis [...]

Why the Shift to Cloud-Native Doesn’t Mean Losing Your Legacy Infrastructure Investments

By |2021-05-31T13:45:23+00:00May 26, 2021|

This question will inevitably come up when an organization opts to make the leap to cloud environments: what will become of their investments in legacy data center infrastructure?  This concern is well warranted. Enterprises in traditional industries have often made significant investments in data centers and server equipment. In addition [...]

How a Smart Operational Data Store (ODS) Drives Digital Transformation

By |2021-05-06T13:19:52+00:00December 1, 2020|

In a previous blog post, we discussed the rising concept of what Gartner has coined a Digital Integration Hub (DIH). In fact, many people view the DIH as an evolved Operational Data Store (ODS) for historical reasons. In this post, we’ll explore the origin of the ODS, and its evolution [...]

How Leading Car Manufacturer Groupe PSA Meets WLTP Standards and Optimizes Their Mainframe Architecture

By |2021-05-06T13:22:15+00:00June 10, 2020|

In 2017, on the hills of the dieselgate scandal the EU replaced the outdated CO2 emission test NEDC (New European Driving Cycle) with WLTP (Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicles Test Procedure).  In parallel, the Clean Air For Europe Programme (CAFE) was established with the purpose of getting vehicle suppliers and manufacturers [...]

Mainframe Modernization Challenges and Strategy

By |2021-05-06T13:22:04+00:00May 13, 2020|

The mainframe is still not dead. But it could definitely use some modernization Those of you who are computer history buffs may remember the insightful 1996 documentary film Triumph of the nerds that tells the story of the invention of personal computers and how they changed the world. This documentary [...]

In-Memory Data Grids, Databases and Moving to the Cloud

By |2021-05-06T13:22:30+00:00May 7, 2020|

Clarifying the In-Memory Conundrum In-Memory Computing has been available in the market since the late 1990s. Some of the first commercial solutions were launched by GigaSpaces in 2000, and later by Tangosol in 2001 (Tangosol was acquired by Oracle in 2007). The Increase in network speed, computer power, and memory [...]