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Emerging Technology Analysis: IMC-Optimized Servers

Published: 21 November 2014

ID: G00270309

Analyst(s): Errol Rasit


The in-memory computing market is growing fast, so server vendor product managers need to understand customer requirements and provide expert service and potential product specialization to cater to IMC user needs.

Table Of Contents


  • Key IMC Software Categories
    • Stand-Alone In-Memory DBMS
    • Stand-Alone In-Memory Analytics
    • Stand-Alone IMDG
  • Technology Description
    • IMC Server Qualification
    • Scale-Up Versus Scale-Out
    • Non-x86 Versus x86
  • Technology Adoption
    • Factors That Will Drive Adoption
    • Factors That Will Inhibit Adoption
  • Technology Impact
  • References

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