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Operationalizing Real-Time Machine Learning – A Financial Services Case Study

By |2020-09-29T06:27:27+00:00January 24, 2019|

One of my favorite films that depicted the power of Machine Learning (ML) for predictive analysis is Moneyball (2011). In the film, Brad Pitt who plays Billy Beane, the Manager of the Oakland A's,  hires a Yale Economics graduate who uses computer-generated analysis of historical data and predictive modeling to [...]

Real-Time Analytics Meets Kubernetes – Part 2: How to Auto-Deploy Your Machine Learning Stack

By |2020-09-29T07:05:44+00:00January 3, 2019|

In the first installment of our blog series on what happens when real-time analytics meets Kubernetes, we discussed how Kubernetes has become the de-facto open source containerized orchestration tool, as well as some practical tips for a one-click Kubernetes deployment with GigaSpaces InsightEdge. In today’s article, we’re going to take [...]

InsightEdge Platform and XAP 14.0: Embracing Simplicity for Smarter, Faster Insights to Action

By |2020-09-29T07:29:53+00:00December 5, 2018|

I’m almost sure that when Da Vinci said “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication,” he wasn’t speaking about real-time AI, machine learning and transactional processing. And yet his words are ever so relevant when we think about overcoming the complexities of big data and analytics that enterprises are facing today. Our [...]

GigaSpaces Shortlisted for Three Banking Technology Awards with Leading Financial Customers: Daiwa Capital Markets and Société Générale

By |2020-09-29T07:52:32+00:00November 14, 2018|

As the Financial Services industry becomes increasingly competitive, our customers are continuously striving to improve the quality of their services. They are leveraging their growing amount of data with innovative new services to optimize operations, reduce risk and enhance customer experience. The diagram below shows how banks prioritize customer experience, [...]

Which Little Pig Chose Your Real-Time Inventory Technology?

By |2020-09-30T11:05:08+00:00January 12, 2017|

As a trusted advisor to many enterprise architects and e-commerce business executives – I thought I would share my experience with a trending technology evaluation across the industry’s biggest brands using a simple and hopefully fun to read analogy – Disney’s adaption of the age old children’s story, The Three [...]

REST Data Service Over In-Memory Data Grid

By |2020-10-01T07:54:57+00:00June 2, 2016|

Applications are written in diverse and often remote environments. Storing and accessing data needs to be simple and portable, which is why REST (representational state transfer) is often the go-to protocol for web services. And yet, using REST for data services can pose a number of challenges: Performance (clients should [...]

GigaSpaces to Attend Strata + Hadoop World London 2016

By |2020-10-04T07:09:14+00:00May 24, 2016|

Strata + Hadoop World London 2016 we're on our way! Join us at Booth #331 to learn about our new Spark Distribution and hear the latest on   XAP 11! We’re very excited to be in London and can’t wait to show you all the new things we have in [...]

What’s New in XAP 11.0

By |2020-10-04T07:22:16+00:00April 20, 2016|

We have just released XAP 11.0 and we're excited to share with you its new features. Geospatial API In today’s world geospatial data is on the rise—mobile phones and various sensors provide ever-changing location information on the one hand, while countless applications are interested in querying this data on the [...]

Space Based Microservices

By |2020-10-04T07:45:20+00:00December 23, 2015|

Martin Fowler and James Lewis's microservices paper has been influencing many development teams and projects around the world. As such, this software architecture style has gained prominence among web-scale startups and enterprises. In this post, we'll look at how microservices related to SBA and GigaSpaces XAP. We will review the [...]

Posted on IT Jungle – Magic Goes In-Memory With App Framework

By |2020-10-04T07:58:13+00:00July 8, 2015|

Written by Alex Woodie, IT Jungle Magic Software recently launched a new release of its application development and runtime framework that features in-memory data grid (IMDG) technology. The IMDG - which will eventually support IBM i - will bolster the scalability, stability, and elasticity of applications developed with xpa Application [...]

The Seven Most Popular APIs in Big Data – Part 2

By |2020-10-04T09:06:31+00:00October 7, 2014|

Many APIs, Same Data In “The Seven Most Popular APIs in Big Data—Part One,” I described the various forms of popular data management APIs out there and how they’re often used. As I noted toward the end of the post,...