Scalability

Higher Performance, Scalability and Smarter Real-Time Insights are Powering Today’s Insight Driven Organizations

By |2020-09-24T14:19:12+00:00January 30, 2019|

2018,  was a year of innovation, efficiency and agility as data generation continues to grow at unprecedented rates and the world simply becomes faster and indeed smarter.  The year proved that the need for speed and scale is escalating, and meaningful artificial intelligence (AI) and ML deployments are beginning to [...]

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

By |2021-02-03T10:05:20+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. [...]

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 [...]

How to Scale your Site on Black Friday and Cyber Monday in 5 Simple Steps

By |2020-09-30T11:41:40+00:00November 23, 2016|

Is Your eCommerce Site Ready for Biggest Shopping Days of the Year? Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner, but you're not sure if your online store can handle the expected peak in traffic. If you've done your homework you know that just last year about 136 million Americans [...]

Availability and Consistency in the Presence of Partitions

By |2020-10-01T07:34:36+00:00June 2, 2016|

The CAP theorem provides system designers with a choice between three guarantees: consistency, availability, and partition tolerance. While partitions are rare, there is an incredible range of flexibility for handling partitions and recovering from them. Thus, our goal is to allow combinations of consistency and availability and not worry about [...]

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 XAP 11: Geospatial Analysis Meets a Powerful In-Memory Query Engine Across RAM and SSD Storage

By |2020-10-04T07:24:44+00:00April 12, 2016|

We're proud to announce the release of GigaSpaces XAP 11 with new capabilities for geospatial analysis, faster large dataset processing, and business continuity. Customers continue to select GigaSpaces In-Memory Data Grid to deploy and scale their mission critical applications leveraging transactional, analytical, and high-throughput data and business logic processing all [...]