Look out, Big Data: In-memory data grids start to go mainstream
The rise of in-memory data grids (IMDGs) is part of a growing trend in big data technology. Gartner reports that markets aligned to data integration and data quality tools are on an upward swing, set to push IT spending to $38 trillion by 2014.
Mike Gualtieri, VP at Forrester, states that IMDGs are especially useful to "support Internet-scale Web and mobile applications." As this trend grows stronger, more vendors are entering the market, and organizations have a wider range of product options.
In this e-guide, hear from Gualtieri and other experts about the prime drivers and challenges of adopting IMDGs. Find out what to look for in an IMDG vendor, and learn what middleware vendors are offering data grid-enabled software.