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How to Leverage Events to Empower Decisions in Business Real Time

Published: 26 April 2017

ID: G00326511

Analyst(s): Keith Guttridge , Massimo Pezzini , W. Roy Schulte


Conventional architectures are proving inadequate for event-based, real-time decision making — a key tenet of digital business. To implement this powerful paradigm successfully, application leaders should skill up for and adopt in-memory computing technologies and architectures.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Incrementally Extend Your Application Infrastructure With IMC Technologies to Enable Event Processing
    • High-Performance Messaging Infrastructure for Low-Latency Event Ingestion
    • Event Stream Processing Platforms for Real-Time Analytics and Data Integration
    • In-Memory Data Grids for Low-Latency and Scalable Event Storage
    • In-Memory DBMS
    • In-Memory Analytics and Data Discovery for Self-Service Analytics of Data at Rest
  • Strategically Empower Event-Driven, Business-Real-Time Application Systems by Adopting IMC-Enabled HTAP Architectures

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