Category: In-Memory Data Grid

Hazelcast IMDG 3.8 EA is Out

I am excited to introduce Hazelcast IMDG 3.8 Early Access. It is “Early Access”, we do not recommend using this in production because we have not tested it intensely yet. You can however use it in your development phase in…

Hazelcast Discovery SPI

Your Perception of the Network Service Discovery or Network Exploration Eureka, Zookeeper, Consul and others, Service Discovery is an integral part of almost all of the new elastically scaling software systems. Instances or nodes of the application space can come,…

Health Information Privacy

What is HIPAA? PUBLIC LAW 104 – 191 – HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT OF 1996 “It is the purpose of this subtitle to improve the Medicare program under title XVIII of the Social Security Act, the medicaid program…

Introducing Hazelcast Striim Hot Cache

Today, we are thrilled to announce the availability of Hazelcast Striim Hot Cache. This joint solution with Hazelcast’s in-memory data grid uses Striim’s Change Data Capture to solve the cache consistency problem. With Hazelcast Striim Hot Cache, you can reduce…

Announcing Hazelcast 3.7 General Availability

I am really proud to introduce this latest “go-to” release of Hazelcast. So much testing and very high standards mean that each release is a major milestone. With this release, we have made major structural improvements such as the full…

Hazelcast Serialization Performance

Externalizer4J recently published a blog post entitled, “Hazelcast Serialization Performance“. In the post you’ll see how Externalizer4J can create DataSerializable implementations with the same performance as hand coded logic. A few years ago Peter Veentjer wrote an interesting post which…

Introduction to Hazelcast HD Memory

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Background One of the most common problems that organizations face today is dealing with their ever evolving data (often to referred to as the problem of the 4 ‘V’s. See graphic below). This data is exploding at lightning speed and…