Posts Tagged ‘in-memory

A Case for In-Memory Data Grids

by   |   May 28, 2013   |   Leave a comment

An in-memory data grid uses intelligent, distributed caching to let applications meet requirements of performance, availability, reliability, and elastic scale. Such a system can be a boon to analytics systems and other applications that require fast access to data, writes Christina Wong of Red Hat in this opinion article.
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Oracle Stresses All-In-One Database Approach

by   |   November 15, 2012   |   Leave a comment

BURLINGTON, Mass.—Oracle believes its newest line of bundled hardware and software packages—the Exadata database and Exalytics in-memory analytical appliance—can cut costs and save time, freeing up budgets and employees to bring in new innovative systems. Exalytics, Oracle claims, saves time Read More…

SAS CEO Jim Goodnight on Modernizing Analytics for Massively Parallel Systems

by   |   October 11, 2012   |   Leave a comment

Modern analytics are fast, no matter the size of the data you’re crunching, so analysts can run several iterations of their models and reach insights more quickly than using systems of the past. In the past three years, Jim Goodnight, the CEO Read More…