MemSQL Cloud Partners

MemSQL Cloud and Our Partners

Yesterday, MemSQL announced the general availability of MemSQL Cloud. One of the key focuses of building the managed service was to deliver a faster way for customers to quickly load and visualize data analytics. This achievement was only possible by working closely with our partners. From the beginning, our goal was to make it easy for customers to load and analyze their data stored in MemSQL Cloud. With this launch, our team tested and verified connections with leading ETL providers such as...


Direct Employers Case Study

Improving Recruiting Performance with Cloud-Based Real-Time Analytics

About DirectEmployers Association DirectEmployers Association is a nonprofit human resources consortium of leading global employers formed to improve labor market efficiency through sharing best practices. The organization helps companies reduce recruiting costs and ensure regulatory compliance of recruitment programs, such as veteran and public disability requirements. The Impact of Data for Corporate Recruiting The DirectEmployers application collects a variety of data across the web to help...


MemSQL Cloud

Introducing MemSQL Cloud

I am excited to announce the general availability of MemSQL Cloud. MemSQL Cloud has been running for many months with a set of customers as we built out the system, but today, we are opening up the service to everyone. The computing world is in the midst of a once-in-a-generation shift. That shift is moving to the cloud. Cloud platforms enable a level of agility that allows enterprises to move faster than ever before, and provides opportunity for new scenarios and a chance to modernize...


AI's Secret Weapon: The Data Corpus

As industries latch on to the rise of machine learning and artificial intelligence, we see firsthand that the key to success is often the data itself. While discussions on the latest algorithms and learning models capture mainstream attention, the real determining factor of a company’s success is its ability to leverage a corpus of data. Recently our CEO Eric Frenkiel delivered a talk on this topic, Machines and the Magic of Fast Learning. The premise was simple, and inspired by a discussion...


MemSQL Environmental Standing

MemSQL Stands With Our Environment

Yesterday, the world reacted to a move by the U.S. President to withdraw from the Paris Agreement. Almost immediately, voices across America responded with a resounding commitment to maintain alignment with the Paris climate agreement recommendations. With the energy sector at the center of this conversation, the industry needs more help from technology companies than ever before. Today, the ability to see operations in real time, and have an immediate view on the state of their businesses, is...


MemSQL and Cisco

Cisco UCS and MemSQL: Real-Time Data Warehouse for the Enterprise

Real-time analytics on live data and the ability to analyze data at scale, are key for any digital organization. Acting on insights in the moment helps deliver contextual user experiences, identify new sources of revenue, and prevent costly expenditures. To become a responsive data-driven business, organizations must address current data latency challenges. These challenges are commonly found across three general areas: Three Data Latency Challenges and Solutions Slow data loading: Loading data,...


Spark Summit 2017

The Machine Learning Track at Spark Summit

Spark Summit 2017 kicks off in less than two weeks with a program that includes more than 175 talks led by top experts in the Apache Spark ecosystem. From developer tutorials and research demos to real-world case studies and data science applications, these 5 sessions will take your machine learning skills to the next level. 5 Machine Learning talks to check out at Spark Summit 2017: Apache Spark MLlib’s Past Trajectory and New Directions (Joseph Bradley, Databricks) – This talk...


Partners Empower Real-Time Data Warehousing

Leading companies such as Comcast, Akamai, Kellogg’s, Dell EMC, Pinterest, Samsung, and Pandora use MemSQL to drive value from data with real-time data warehousing and analytics. For many enterprises, however, the rapid change in the digital business landscape proves daunting. Implementing a real-time analytics and data warehousing solution seems far-fetched, if not impossible. Who can help companies drive business value from their evolving data ecosystem and become a real-time enterprise? ...


Data Warehouse Rescue

Seeking a Rescue from a Traditional RDBMS

In the Beginning Years ago, organizations used transactional databases to run analytics. Database administrators struggled to set up and maintain OLAP cubes or tune report queries. Monthly reporting cycles would slow or impact application performance because all the data was in one system. The introduction of custom hardware, appliance-based solutions helped mitigate these issues, and the resulting solutions were transactional databases with column store engines that were fast. Stemming from...


real-time data warehousing

Real-Time Data Warehousing for the Real-Time Economy

In the age of manual decision making based on predictable data formats, data feeds, and batch processing times, enterprise businesses stayed current with ad hoc analyses and periodic reports. To generate analyses and reports, businesses relied on the traditional data warehouse. Using extraction, transformation, and load batch processes, the traditional data warehouse standardized disparate data into normalized schemas and pre-computed cubes. With the data shaped into pre-configured dimensions...