GridGain Systems

GridGain Systems is a privately held information technology company, established in 2007, with its headquarters located in Foster City, California . It provides software and services for large data systems by utilizing in-memory computing to increase data throughput and minimize latency .

Company

In-memory processing uses high-performance, integrated and distributed memory systems to compute and transact on large-scale data sets in real-time. [1] GridGain’s products are marketed for ACID -compliant high-volume transactions, real-time business intelligence , and transactional and analytical processing for the Internet of Things .

History

The US company was incorporated in 2011, founded by Nikita Ivanov and Dmitry Setrakyan in Pleasanton, California . A funding round of $ 2 to $ 3 million was disclosed in November, 2011. [2] By 2013 it was located in Foster City, California when it disclosed funding of $ 10 million. [3] Sberbank of Russia announced they would use technology, [4] and a $ 15 million funding round on February 18, 2016. [5]

Apache Ignite

GridGain Provides software built on the open source Apache Ignite project for the Java programming language , the .NET Framework and C ++ . In 2014, GridGain Systems donated their core code to the Apache Software Foundation as an open source Apache Ignite project. [6] The first release of Apache Ignite happened in early 2015, and it graduated from incubation in September 2015. For example, GridGain Enterprise Edition 7.5 corresponds to Apache Ignite 1.5 in February 2016. [7]

Recognition

  • No. 187 on the Inc. 500 2017 [8]
  • DBTA 100: Top 100 Companies in Data Management Analysis [8]
  • Red Herring Top 100 North America: Top 100 Global Award [9] in 2016
  • DBTA The 100 Companies That Matter Most in Data in 2015 [10] and 2016 [11]
  • AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Company winner in 2015 [12] in 2015.
  • AlwaysOn as an OnCloud Top 100 private companies winner in 2015 [13] in 2015.
  • AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Company winner in 2014 [14] in 2014.
  • Gartner Cool Vendor in In-Memory Computing Technologies, 2014 [15] in 2014.

See also

  • Comparison of structured storage software
  • Computer cluster
  • Complex event processing
  • Distributed hash table
  • Distributed transaction processing
  • Extreme Transaction Processing
  • Grid computing
  • Memcached
  • NoSQL

References

  1. Jump up^ Chris Mellor (February 15, 2016). “Thanks for the Extra Memories, Folks: Say Hi to GridGain” . The Register . Retrieved March 18, 2017 .
  2. Jump up^ “Form D – Notice of Exempt Offering of Securities” . United States Securities and Exchange Commission. November 8, 2011 . Retrieved September 19, 2016 .
  3. Jump up^ “Form D – Notice of Exempt Offering of Securities” . United States Securities and Exchange Commission. May 7, 2013 . Retrieved September 19, 2016 .
  4. Jump up^ Katherine Noyes (May 31, 2016). “How Russia’s oldest bank found itself on the leading edge of in-memory computing” . Network Wolrd . Retrieved September 19, 2016 .
  5. Jump up^ George Leopold (February 18, 2016). “Russian Bank Funds In-Memory Vendor GridGain” . DataMi . Retrieved September 19, 2016 .
  6. Jump up^ Daniel P. Dern (April 9, 2015). “GridGain In-Memory Data Fabric Becomes Apache Ignite” . Paid article . Linux.com . Retrieved September 19, 2016 .
  7. Jump up^ Daniel Gutierrez (February 14, 2016). “GridGain Enterprise Edition 7.5 Increases Speed ​​and Scalability of the In-Memory Data Fabric” . Inside Big Data.
  8. ^ Jump up to:b “GridGain’s Awards page HAS all awards listed” .
  9. Jump up^ “2016 Top 100 North America: short-list” . Red Herring. 2016-06-09.
  10. Jump up^ “DBTA 100 2015 – The Companies That Matter Most in Data” . Database Trends and Applications. 2015-06-01.
  11. Jump up^ “DBTA 100 2016 – The Companies That Matter Most in Data” . Database Trends and Applications. 2016-06-06.
  12. Jump up^ “Announcing the 2015 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies” . AlwaysOn. 2015-08-11.
  13. Jump up^ “Announcing the 2015 OnCloud Top 100 Private Companies” . AlwaysOn. 2015-02-25.
  14. Jump up^ “Announcing the 2014 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies” . AlwaysOn. 2014-07-26.
  15. Jump up^ “Cool Vendors in In-Memory Computing Technologies, 2014” . Gartner. 2014-04-30.