Author: Kevin White

Gartner Magic Quadrant Data Warehouse Solutions

Complimentary Report: Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Solutions

Gartner has named MemSQL a Visionary in the Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse and Management Solutions for Analytics! This marks our debut in Gartner’s report for data warehouse solutions and our second showing on a Gartner Magic Quadrant report in the last six months. The report compares top Data Warehouse solutions, as well as highlights key strengths that distinguish MemSQL from legacy vendors. MemSQL Strengths include: Focus on supporting transactional and analytical use cases with...


Lambda Architecture Simplified

The Lambda Architecture Simplified (Guide)

Modern businesses need to support an increasing variety of data workloads and uses cases that require both fault-tolerance and scalability. This has led to widespread adoption of the Lambda Architecture. Lambda is designed to model everything that happens in a complex computing system as an ordered, immutable log of events. Processing the data (for example, totaling the number of web visitors or transactions) is completed as a series of transformations that output to new tables or streams....


Modern Database Characteristics

Characteristics of a Modern Database

Many legacy database systems are not equipped for modern applications. Near ubiquitous connectivity drives high-velocity, high-volume data workloads – think smartphones, connected devices, sensors – and a unique set of data management requirements. As the number of connected applications grows, businesses turn to in-memory solutions built to ingest and serve data simultaneously. Bonus Material: Free O’Reilly Ebook – learn how to build real-time data pipelines with modern...


O'Reilly Webcast

Building Real-Time Data Pipelines through In-Memory Architectures [Webcast]

In the era of universal connectivity, the faster you can move data from point A to B the better. Equipping your organization with the ability to make frequent decisions in an instant offers information and intelligence advantages, such as staying one step ahead of the competition. This is especially important when incoming data is arriving at a relentless pace, in high volume, and from a variety of devices. As our customers tap into new sources of data or modify to existing data pipelines, we...


IoT Use Case

Find Your IoT Use Case

As enterprises invest billions of dollars in solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), business leaders seek compelling IoT use cases that tap into new sources of revenue and maximize operational efficiency. At the same time, advancements in data architectures and in-memory computing continue to fuel the IoT fire, enabling organizations to affordably operate at the speed and scale of IoT. In a recent webcast, Matt Aslett, Research Director at 451 Research, shared use cases across six markets...


Join MemSQL in Boston for Big Data Innovation Summit

The Big Data Innovation Summit kicks off in Boston today, uniting some of the biggest data-driven brands, like Nike, Uber, and Airbnb. The conference is an opportunity for industry leaders to share diverse big data initiatives and learn how to approach prominent data challenges. We are exhibiting at booth #23 and will showcase several demos: MemCity, Supercar, and Real-time Analytics for Pinterest. On top of that, we will have games and giveaways at the booth, as well as complimentary download...


MemSQL at Gartner Catalyst

Gearing Up for Gartner Catalyst in San Diego

Gartner Catalyst Conference kicks off next week, Aug 10-13 in San Diego, and we are thrilled to speak and exhibit at the event. Stop by the MemSQL booth #518 to see our latest demos: MemCity, Supercar, and Pinterest.  MemSQL CEO, Eric Frenkiel, and the MemSQL product team will be available at the booth to answer any questions. Book a 1:1 ahead of time with a MemSQL expert here. On top of that, we have a speaking session, happy hour, games and giveaways planned. Here’s what you can expect:...


MemSQL at Data Science Summit

Join MemSQL at the Data Science Summit in San Francisco

We are excited to exhibit at the Data Science Summit on Monday, July 20, in San Francisco. Stop by the MemSQL booth to learn about our MemCity demo, pickup a cool t-shirt, and play our reaction test game to win an Estes ProtoX Mini Drone. About the Data Science Summit The Data Science Summit is a non-profit event that connects researchers and data scientists from academia and industry to discuss the art of data science, machine learning, and predictive applications. What We Have in Store for...


Join MemSQL at the Inaugural In-Memory Computing Summit

The inaugural In-Memory Computing Summit begins next week, June 29-30, and we are thrilled to be a part of it. From speaking sessions on Spark and customer use cases, to games and giveaways, you will not want to miss the action. Visit us at booth #4 to pick up our brand new t-shirt, and learn how in-memory computing can bring peak performance to new or existing applications. MemSQL Speaking Sessions From Spark to Ignition: Fueling Your Business on Real-Time Analytics Monday, June 29 at 10:40am...