architecture

In Memory Computing and its Key Role in Microservices Architecture

By |2022-08-10T10:28:39+00:00March 17, 2021|

Many applications today require the support of transactions at scale that must be calculated in real-time. These needs are most commonly seen in commercial transaction processing systems (OLTP) and some types of decision support systems such as fraud detection, risk analysis, predictive maintenance, customer 360 applications and RPA. Typically [...]

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

By |2022-09-15T10:33:13+00:00September 10, 2019|

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 [...]

Amazon Found Every 100ms of Latency Cost them 1% in Sales

By |2022-08-30T13:46:00+00:00January 20, 2019|

10 years ago, Amazon found that every 100ms of latency cost them 1% in sales. Google found an extra .5 seconds in search page generation time dropped traffic by 20%. A broker could lose $4 million in revenues per millisecond if their electronic trading platform is 5 milliseconds behind the competition. [...]