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....
January 27, 2017AnalyticsMicroservices
Microservices use distributed computing to isolate and scale application service components, and this is the hot trend for application development. MemSQL sees this trend continuing because of the prolific increase of real-time applications. These applications require deep analytics and a strategy for manageable components delivering speed and scale.
Each application service component has its own independent service deployment and flexible data model. The goal is to allow developers to focus on...
by Dale Deloy
January 26, 2017case studyCase Study,apache spark,Real-time Analytics,Apache Spark
Success in the mobile advertising industry is achieved by delivering contextual ads in the moment. The faster and more personalized a display ad, the better. Any delay in ad delivery means lost bids, revenue, and ultimately, customers.
Manage, a technology company specializing in programmatic mobile marketing and advertising, helps drive mobile application adoption for companies like Uber, Wish, and Amazon. In a single day, Manage generates more than a terabyte of data and processes more than 30...
by Kevin White
January 24, 2017meetupsResources
We love hosting meetups at MemSQL headquarters. Meetups give us a hands-on way to share what we have been working on, connect with the community, and get in-person feedback from people like you.
Last year we hosted meetups spanning topics from building real-time data pipelines to powering geospatial dashboards. We wanted to share a few highlights from our most memorable meetups in 2016.
MemSQL Meetups 2016: Year in Review
January 21, 2016 – Building Real-Time Digital Insight at Macys.com
January 17, 2017Industrydatabase,s-curve
Adaptation and Reinvention
Long term success hinges on adaptation and reinvention, especially in our dynamic world where nothing lasts forever. Especially with business, we routinely see the rise and fall of products and companies.
The long game mandates change, and the database ecosystem is no different. Today, megatrends of social, mobile, cloud, big data, analytics, IoT, and machine learning place us at a generational intersection.
Data drives our digital world and the systems that shepherd...
by Gary Orenstein