Mark LaRosa

Better, Faster Business Analytics with In-memory Databases

Date: This event took place live on April 02 2014

Presented by: Mark LaRosa

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

Many businesses are still relying on the promise of legacy disk-based databases for Big Data, but are discovering they are unable to deliver the performance and scalability needed. On the other hand, in-memory technology is being adopted by savvy businesses, enabling them to make better data-driven decisions with real-time analytics, accelerate application performance, and discover competitive advantages.

In this webcast, we will look at the benefits of in-memory technology and the business value it brings. Attendees will also have a chance to see the speed, scale, and simplicity of MemSQL's in-memory solution, and why it is evolving the database landscape.

What will be discussed?

  • Real time big data challenges and why legacy database solutions aren't solving them.
  • Use cases where in-memory technology makes the biggest impact.
  • How customers today are using in-memory databases to solve Big Data problems.
  • The speed, scale and simplicity of MemSQL's in-memory database platform (with a live demo).
  • How to get started with in-memory technology.

About Mark LaRosa

Mark LaRosa is Director of Sales Engineering for MemSQL, where he ensures that MemSQL's partners are able to exceed their goals for real-time analytics and big data management projects. Mark was previously principal architect at CORAID, where he was responsible for technical design and implementation of CORAID's EtherDrive technology at the company's largest and most strategic customers worldwide. He also spent several years in user experience research and design at Google and was the founder of a successful IT integration company.

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