Did ya'll miss us? We took some time off to enjoy life (i.e. work work work) and are just now resurfacing for air - thanks to the folks over at GigaSpaces for proposing this event.
7:00 pm: meet, greet & eat
7:30(ish) pm: main presentation
Followed by a healthy Q&A
DeWayne Filppi will run an in-depth discussion of how to scale middle tier processing horizontally using a combination of in-memory storage, workload distribution, strong consistency, and integration with SSDs, traditional sql databases, and Big Data/NoSQL storage.
DeWayne Filppi, Director of Solution Architecture at GigaSpace, is a Software Engineer, Architect and Consultant with over 25 years of broad industry experience. In his current role, he assists GigaSpace's customers with architecting and developing systems in the areas of in-memory and cloud computing.
FACTUAL: Address Change! We're in a new building! Still in Century City, near the mall, but now at: 1999 Avenue of the Stars, 35th Floor, Los Angeles. The building is at the intersection of Avenue of the Stars and Constellation Blvd. When you arrive, please tell the guards you are here for the "Meetup at Factual".
The best place for attendees to park is at the Westfield Century City Mall. Please note that they no longer offer free parking for the first 3 hours. Parking rates are as follows:0 to 3 hours: $1.00 per hour
3 to 5 hours: $1.00 every 15 minutes
5 hours or more: $24.00
Daily maximum: $24.00
About the Venue:
Factual is a location platform that enables personalized and contextually relevant mobile experiences by enriching mobile location signals with definitive global data. Factual’s real-time data stack builds and maintains data on a global scale, with Factual's core Global Places data covering over 65 million local businesses and points of interest in 50 countries. Factual’s platform also informs location with contextual demographic and commercial data, and offers cleaning and mapping services for business listings and points of interest.