Events

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...


How to Write Compilers in Modern C++ - Meetup with Drew Paroski

Visit our SoMa headquarters this Wednesday, August 19th for our third official meetup, from 6pm-8pm! This is an exclusive opportunity to learn the art of building compilers from Drew Paroski. Before joining MemSQL, Drew co-created the HipHop Virtual Machine (HHVM) and Hack programming language to support Facebook’s web scale across a growing user base in the billions. Read more about Drew here: http://blog.memsql.com/creator-of-hhvm-joins-memsql/. We will have a delicious Mexican feast...


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:...


BOX VP of Sales Meetup

Scaling a Sales Team During Hypergrowth - Meetup with Former EVP of Sales at BOX

The second official MemSQL Meetup takes place next Tuesday, July 28th at 6pm! This time, we will focus on the art and science of building a successful sales team through hypergrowth. Come join us for pizza and libations, as well as an opportunity to glean insights about scaling a sales team at a startup. Our featured guest next week is Jim Herbold, the first sales hire at Box and former Executive Vice President of Global Sales. Leveraging homegrown strategies, Jim grew the Box sales team to...


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...


MemSQL Meetup San Francisco

First MemSQL Community Meetup in San Francisco

Join us this Wednesday, July 15th at 6pm for the first official MemSQL Meetup! Our headquarters are located in the South of Market (SOMA) neighborhood of San Francisco, a veritable hotbed of technology infrastructure startups. We want to foster a community of collaboration and create a space for our peers to both learn and share. This meetup represents a gathering of database architects, programmers, cloud enthusiasts and other technology professionals in the Bay Area. What’s in store for...