March 20, 2017Engineering,Spark,Geospatial,Docker
This is a guest post by Mansour Raad of Esri. We were fortunate to catch up with him at Strata+Hadoop World San Jose.
This post is replicated from Mansour’s Thunderhead Explorer blog
ArcGIS, Spark & MemSQL Integration
Just got back from the fantastic Strata + Hadoop 2017 conference where the topics ranged from BigData, Spark to lots of AI/ML and not so much on Hadoop explicitly, at least not in the sessions that I attended. I think that is why the conference is renamed Strata + Data from...
by Gary Orenstein
March 13, 2017machine learningMachine Learning
Thorn partners across the tech industry, government and NGOs, leveraging technology to combat predatory behavior, rescue victims, and protect vulnerable children.
About Eric Boutin
Eric leads an engineering team for MemSQL in our Seattle office. This is background information from Eric on our work with Thorn.
How did you first get connected with Thorn?
I was introduced to Federico Gomez Suarez, a volunteer working with Thorn, by a common friend. I was impressed by the work Thorn was...
by Eric Boutin
March 7, 2017EventsStrata,machine learning,Machine Learning
Strata+Hadoop World in San Jose kicks-off next week on March 14, offering data engineers and business intelligence professionals a place to gather and learn about the most challenging problems, engaging use cases, and enticing opportunities in data today.
MemSQL will be showcasing real-time data as a vehicle for operationalizing machine-learning, exploring advanced tools including TensorFlow, Apache Spark, and Apache Kafka. We will also be demonstrating the power of machine learning to effect...
by Nicole Nearhood
March 6, 2017analytics,gartnerGartner,Magic Quadrant,Data Warehouse,Data Warehouse
The data warehouse as we know it has changed.
Growth in data size and complexity, migration to the cloud, and the rise of real-time use cases are forces pushing enterprise organizations to expect more from their data warehouse.
Evidence of this trend can be found in the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant Report, which has dropped data warehouse from its title and graduated to Data Management Solutions for Analytics. This change has resulted in an expansion of types of vendors covered, while also...
by Kevin White
March 2, 2017gartnerEvents,Gartner,Data Warehouse
Gartner Data and Analytics Summit kicks off next week in Grapevine, TX where MemSQL CTO Nikita Shamgunov will showcase the power of real-time for Chief Data Officers who are faced with transitioning their data warehouse applications to the cloud.
Gartner Data and Analytics Summit features 8 tracks that will address top challenges facing data and analytics leaders. MemSQL executives and Gartner Analysts will deliver sessions on the benefits of a faster data warehouse throughout the summit. Our...
by Lesia Myroshnichenko
February 28, 2017apache spark,Real-time AnalyticsApache Spark
Building a real-time application starts with connecting the pieces of your data pipeline.
To make fast and informed decisions, organizations need to rapidly ingest application data, transform it into a digestible format, store it, and make it easily accessible. All at sub-second speed.
A typical real-time data pipeline is architected as follows:
Application data is ingested through a distributed messaging system to capture and publish feeds.
A transformation tier is called to distill...
by Mason Hooten
February 17, 2017memsql,real-timereal-time,Case Study
This post originally appeared on the Myntra Engineering Blog.
Learn how Myntra gained real-time insights on rapidly growing data using their new processing and reporting framework.
I got an opportunity to work extensively with big data and analytics in Myntra. Data Driven Intelligence being one of the core values at Myntra, so crunching and processing data and reporting meaningful insights for the company is of utmost importance.
Everyday millions of users visit Myntra on our App...
February 7, 2017Dockerpipelines,Amazon,Amazon S3
MemSQL 5.7 introduces a new pipeline extractor for Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3). Many modern applications interface with Amazon S3 to store data objects into buckets up to 5TB providing a new modern approach for today’s enterprise data lake.
Without analytics, the data is just a bunch of files
For modern enterprise data warehouses, the challenge is to harness the unlimited nature of S3 for ad-hoc and real-time analytics. For traditional data warehouse applications, extracting data from...
by Seth Luersen
February 6, 2017gartnerreal-time,Real-time Analytics
3x Spend Increase
“Between 2016 and 2019, spending on real-time analytics will grow three times faster than spending on non-real-time analytics.”
Every organization uses some form of analytics to monitor and improve their business. The growth of data has increased the impact of analytics and is a critical ingredient for delivering a successful digital business strategy.
Companies are using more real-time analytics, because of the pressure to increase the speed and accuracy of...
by Mike Boyarski
February 3, 2017sparkSpark,Events,spark connector
Last week we announced the release of the MemSQL Spark 2 Connector with support for both Apache Spark 2.0 and 2.1. At Spark Summit Boston East 2017 next week we will showcase our new connector that operationalizes powerful advanced analytics.
John B. Hynes Convention Center
900 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02115
MemSQL CTO and Co-founder, Nikita Shamgunov and product manager, Steven Camiña will also deliver the following talks at the conference....