Events

MemSQL Guide to Spark Summit 2016

Spark Summit 2016 kicks off this week with more than 90 sessions and five tracks to choose from in the heart of San Francisco. The three day marathon of learning, which includes an entire day dedicated to Spark Training, attracts more than 2,500 engineers, business professionals, scientists, and analytic enthusiasts from across the country. https://spark-summit.org/2016 Hilton San Francisco 333 O’Farrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102 USA Throughout the show, speakers will address the different...


MemSQL in May

Visit MemSQL in May: GEOINT, Informatica World,
In-Memory Computing Summit

MemSQL has a full show schedule in May and we hope you can visit us at one of these events. GEOINT: May 15-18, Orlando http://geoint2016.com/ May 15-18, 2016, Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, Orlando, Florida MemSQL is at booth 1514 GEOINT Symposium is the nation’s largest gathering of industry, academia, and government to include Defense, Intelligence and Homeland Security Communities. GEOINT is hosted by USGIF, the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation MemSQL will be...


Strata+Hadoop San Jose

The Path to Real-Time with MemSQL 5 at Strata+Hadoop San Jose

At Strata+Hadoop World, we engaged with the brightest minds in data management, machine learning, and analytics. CEO and co-founder, Eric Frenkiel announced the release of MemSQL 5 and showcased a path for real-time processing to the Strata audience during the day one keynote. Later, he shared the stage with Kellogg in a tutorial session on predictive analytics. MemSQL 5 Now Generally Available Eric announced the general availability release of MemSQL 5, delivering breakthrough performance on...


MemSQL at Gartner BI Summit

The Real-Time Track at Gartner BI

MemSQL is headed to Gartner Business Intelligence and Analytics Summit next week. We’ll be focusing on real-time analytics with our own VP of Engineering kicking off a live demo on day one of the show. For the following days, we’ll be tracking the hot topics in real-time analytics, the new Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouses, IoT, Spark, Relational Databases, In-Memory Computing, and Machine Learning There are dozens of phenomenal sessions at Gartner BI. Our favorites are listed below and if...


Spark Summit East 2016

Real-Time Solutions Take Center Stage at Spark Summit East 2016

We spent last week in New York at Spark Summit East talking with the visionaries and data architects using Apache Spark. PowerStream Demo At the show we introduced PowerStream, an Internet of Things (IoT) showcase application with visualizations and alerts based on data from 2 million sensors across global wind farms. PowerStream ingests that data and provides actionable insights in real time, giving users a glimpse of how the future of sustainability can be fully realized by adapting data to...


Nikita Hive

Top Stream Processing Questions Answered by the Experts (Hive Panel Recording)

The Hive think tank recently held a panel discussion on Stream Processing Systems. Panelists debated best approaches to messaging platforms, stream systems, and accompanying data stores. Other topics included scalability, latency, fault-tolerance/reliability/High Availability, ease and simplicity of deployment, maturity and popularity, enterprise features, and security. There was a lot covered! Ben Lorica, O’Reilly Media’s Chief Data Scientist, moderated the conversation, comprised of...


MemSQL Meetups - Year in Review

It has been six months since we began hosting meetups regularly at MemSQL. Our office is located in the heart of SoMa, two blocks from the Caltrain station. At the new San Francisco epicenter of tech startups, we want to meet our neighbors and see what other cool technologies are out there! What better way than over cold brews, local pizza and deep tech talks. In honor of the first official meetup of 2016, we decided to take a look back at the meetups of 2015, and share highlights from each...


Meetup with Chris Fry

Rapid Scaling for Startups: Lessons from Salesforce and Twitter

RSVP for the MemSQL Meetup: 10 Tips to Rapidly Scale Your Startup with Chris Fry, former SVP of Engineering at Twitter There is nothing more challenging and exciting than experiencing hyper growth at a technology company. As users adopt a technology platform you have to rebuild the technology plane while flying it which can be a harrowing process. I found several approaches to scaling that held true across Salesforce, Twitter, and the startups I now work with on a daily basis. Every company is...


Themes from Big Data East

5 Big Data Themes - Live from the Show Floor

We spent last week at the Big Data Innovation Summit in Boston. Big data trade shows, particularly those mixed with sophisticated practitioners and people seeking new solutions, are always a perfect opportunity to take a market pulse. Here are the big 5 big data themes we encountered over the course of two days. Real-Time Over Resuscitated Data The action is in real time, and trade show discussions often gravitate to deriving immediate value from real-time data. All of the megatrends apply…...


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...