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Sep
20
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Wednesday 20 September 2017, 10:17

SAP TechEd Las Vegas 2017 is right around the corner. It’s been a whole year since we launched the FREE SAP HANA, express edition at SAP TechEd Las Vegas 2016. Thousands of developers have downloaded the express edition, making it a popular option for prototyping, learning, and trying out SAP HANA.
And yes, you heard it right – it is free of charge. You can use it to develop and deploy applications that consume up to 32GB memory for free. You can also deploy those applications for production use as well, again free up to 32GB of memory usage. While 32GB is big enough for many use cases, if your application goes beyond the 32GB, you can purchase additional licenses at sapstore.com.
SAP HANA, express edition is the streamlined edition of SAP HANA which includes most of SAP HANA features but take some features out to optimize the development experience, such as the HADR or Dynamic Tiering features.  SAP HANA, express edition is released on the same schedule as full SAP…

Sep
20
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Wednesday 20 September 2017, 05:00

Nowadays, businesses are under constant pressure to contain and reduce costs of their IT environments. As a result, organizations are constantly looking for new ways to meet the continuously growing demands for performance at an affordable price.
Since the initial release in 2011, SAP evolved the HANA platform to include the latest technology innovations in the areas of server, storage, and networking and enable seamless and cost-efficient integration of HANA into customers’ data centers.
SAP HANA tailored data center integration: A continuous journey towards a next-generation modern data platform that’s open and efficient
SAP HANA tailored data center integration (HANA TDI) is a continuous journey towards making HANA a more efficient and open platform with every new release – as described…

Sep
20
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Wednesday 20 September 2017, 05:00

Digital transformation has become imperative for all businesses, no matter the size or industry. Today, customer expectations require companies to constantly innovate to keep up with demand, and as customer expectations increase, so must a company’s technological capabilities. Flexibility and the power to innovate are becoming the new benchmarks, and staying competitive means identifying the right business solutions to grow with your enterprise. This leads to a demand for technology that moves at the speed of ideas itself.
But while the large majority of companies understand the importance of digital transformation to their survival, just 3% of them have completed digital transformation projects across the enterprise – according to the…

Sep
19
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Tuesday 19 September 2017, 20:51

Innovation and excitement continue to build around the SAP Data Warehousing portfolio of products, as more and more customers are using SAP technologies to solve their complex data warehouse, data mart and data lake challenges. 
This year at SAP TechEd Las Vegas, we are excited to offer a variety of opportunities for attendees to learn more about SAP Data Warehousing from experts and peers. If you are…

Sep
19
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Tuesday 19 September 2017, 15:25

The breakout sessions were announced today for the third-annual In-Memory Computing Summit North America. The conference, Oct. 24-25 at the South San Francisco Conference Center, is the only industry-wide event focusing on the full range of in-memory computing-related technologies and solutions held in North America.

Sep
18
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Monday 18 September 2017, 13:07


Sharing great news about SAP’s accomplishments always feels good, especially in our ultra-competitive industry. I’m thrilled to say that Forrester has recognized SAP as a “Leader” in The Forrester Wave™: Streaming Analytics, Q3 2017.
For the report, Forrester chose SAP to be among the 13 most significant streaming analytics providers, and the researchers evaluated the solutions across 25 criteria. I’m proud to say that SAP earned 5/5 scores for 10 criteria including administration, deployment, acquisition and pricing, ability to execute, implementation support, and partners.
Bringing Real-time Decision Making to Business
The…

Sep
18
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Monday 18 September 2017, 08:23


 
Big Data and Digital transformation go hand in hand. Whether it is managing IoT data or training machine learning algorithms using all your data.
Strata data conference, NY 2017 is fast approaching and you don’t want to miss learning about the latest technology solutions from SAP.
Meet the Experts
Experience some of the most innovative solutions from SAP at booth #410 for

  • Data sharing and pipeline management
  • Distributed in-memory…
Sep
18
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Monday 18 September 2017, 08:14

GridGain technology evangelist Akmal Chaudhri will speak at the Cambridge .NET User Group this evening (Sept. 18).

Sep
15
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Friday 15 September 2017, 16:17


TechEd Las Vegas 2017 is right around the corner! This year, we have many exciting things lined up for you! In today’s digital economy, data is the new currency and we are here to help you transform this asset into insights and innovation – unlocking big data! ✨
 
Show Floor Highlights You Can’t Miss!
Find us! We’re in the “Unlock Big Data” campus on the show floor! Our experts will be wearing blue shirt with “Data Hero”

Sep
15
2017
Posted by Kinetica GPU Database on Friday 15 September 2017, 09:13

Congratulations. You’ve just been promoted to Vice President of Data and Analytics at one of the largest American auto manufacturers. Before you’ve even had a chance to sit down, have a cup of coffee, and enjoy your corner office on …

Sep
14
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Thursday 14 September 2017, 16:24


 
SAP TechEd Las Vegas Social Contest
 
Daily Social Media Contest Question
Please check back on Tuesday, September 26th 2017
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SAP database and data management solutions help you manage and exploit your data: from enterprise databases to big data management and data warehouses to enterprise information management and middleware tools. Experience SAP HANA as it tackles natural disasters or predicts and recommends travel destinations in augmented reality. Get hands on experiences with SAP HANA Express edition and…

Sep
14
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Thursday 14 September 2017, 16:24


 
SAP TechEd Las Vegas Social Contest
 
Daily Social Media Contest Question
Please check back on Tuesday, September 26th 2017
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SAP database and data management solutions help you manage and exploit your data: from enterprise databases to big data management and data warehouses to enterprise information management and middleware tools. Experience SAP HANA as it tackles natural disasters or predicts and recommends travel destinations in augmented reality. Get hands on experiences with SAP HANA Express edition and…

Sep
14
2017
Posted by Oracle Blogs | Oracle Database In-Memory Blog on Thursday 14 September 2017, 14:38

It's almost time for Oracle Open World again. Open World starts on Sunday October 1 and runs through Thursday October 5th. There will be lots of Database In-Memory sessions, hands-on-labs and we will be in the Oracle demo grounds and Engineered Systems showcase as well. Here is a list of sessions to help with your planning.

Oracle Presentations:

  • HOL7584 - Oracle Database In-Memory Hands-on Lab
    • Monday, Oct 02, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Hilton San Francisco Union Square (Lobby Level) - Plaza Room A
    • Tuesday, Oct 03, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Hilton San Francisco Union Square (Lobby Level) - Plaza Room A
    • Wednesday, Oct 04, 1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. | Hilton San Francisco Union Square (Lobby Level) - Plaza Room A
  • CON6661 - Oracle Exadata: Disruptive New Memory and Cloud Technologies, Monday, Oct 02, 2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Moscone West…
Sep
13
2017
Posted by Distributed Thoughts on Wednesday 13 September 2017, 20:08

If you ever looked at Apache Ignite, you have probably noticed that it is a fairly rich platform with lots of components. However, despite the extensive feature set, Ignite community aims to make the platform easy to use and understand. Here is how the Ignite community defines their project:Apache Ignite isthe in-memory computing platformthat is durable, strongly consistent, and highly availablewith powerful SQL, key-value and processing APIsSo, in summary, Ignite looks like a distributed data storage that can work both, in-memory and on-disk, and provides SQL, key-value and processing APIs to the data. Sounds simple enough. However, to get a complete picture, it is better to define Ignite by answering several "Is Ignite a ...?" questions:

Is…

Sep
13
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Wednesday 13 September 2017, 14:18

Summer is in the rear-view mirror as autumn nears (it begins Sept. 22) and things are really speeding up in the GridGain and Apache® Ignite™ communities. I'm happy that you are a part of it! This is our third community update -- so let's get started.