Hype Cycle for In-Memory Computing Technology, 2015

Archived Published: 28 July 2015 ID: G00277192

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As this year's Hype Cycle clearly indicates, the field of in-memory computing is extremely innovative. Adoption grows favored by decreasing costs, availability of open-source enablers and vendors' push.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
      • New Technology Profiles
      • Changes to Existing Technology Profiles
    • On the Rise
      • IMC-Enabled Packaged CRM Applications
      • In-Process Hybrid Transaction/Analytical Processing
      • IMC-Enabled MDM
      • IMC for Big Data
      • In-Memory Application Servers
      • IMC-Enabled Packaged ERP/CPM Applications
      • Cloud IMDG Services
      • Point-of-Decision HTAP
      • Cloud Event Processing Services
      • Real-Time Analytics
      • Scale-Up In-Memory Computing Enabling Servers
      • Solid-State DIMMs
    • At the Peak
      • Web-Scale Application Architecture
      • IMC-Enabled Packaged SCP Applications
      • Event Stream Processing
      • Spark
      • In-Memory Computing
      • Operational In-Memory DBMS
      • Spin Transfer Torque Magnetoresistive Random-Access Memory
      • Scale-Out In-Memory Computing Enabling Servers
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Analytical In-Memory DBMS
      • Hybrid DIMMs
      • High-Performance Message Infrastructure
      • IMC-Enabled Application Infrastructure
    • Climbing the Slope
      • In-Memory Data Grids
      • Solid-State Arrays
      • Visual Data Discovery
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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