Category: News

This category features news and updates about Hazelcast’s development, its real-world impact, and the attention it’s getting across the world.

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…

We just made Hazelcast 3.7 30% faster

3.7 30% Faster Across the Board 3.7 EA just got released. And I am happy to say our Performance Team led by Peter Veentjer found another amazing optimisation. The main change this time was to remove notifyAll and synchronized blocks…

Fake Benchmark: Corrected Benchmark shows Hazelcast 3.6 is much faster than GridGain/Apache Ignite 1.5

GridGain/Apache Ignite have released a benchmark which purports to show that they are faster than Hazelcast. This follows on from our Hazelcast/Ignite Benchmark using Yardstick, their own benchmark, which shows Hazelcast 3.6-EA was much faster than Ignite 1.4.1. In looking into…

Hazelcast 3.6 up to three times faster than Hazelcast 3.2

We got busy with performance at Hazelcast over the last year and a half. There are many different parts of the API to test. We have mostly been using competitors benchmarks to verify our performance increases. This week we wanted…

Hazelcast 3.6 Early Access is out!

I’m excited to announce the Early Access (EA) release of Hazelcast 3.6. The EA release provides the opportunity for you to review and contribute to the finalization of new features in Hazelcast 3.6. The easiest way to contribute is try…

Broke 10,000 Views – I Have Some People to Thank

This may be a small amount to some people but I don’t care. As of now, My blog has broke the 10,000 view mark. I started this blog in 2010 but the number of views were small and I might have gotten 300 views in two years. Since I got serious about keeping this blog…