Past Meetup

In-memory computing hot topics & emerging trends: Panel discussion in Menlo Park

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Bootup

68 Willow Road · Menlo Park, CA

How to find us

Come to the MAIN bar area (attached to open patio off the parking lot)

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Details

You are invited to attend our June 13 gathering at BootUp in Menlo Park for an insightful panel discussion on in-memory computing hot topics and emerging trends (and more). The panel of experts will also field your questions, suggestions and ideas.

While the cost of memory is still slightly higher than disk-based storage, an in-memory computing solution offers a tremendous increase in performance and much greater flexibility to incorporate new capabilities in the future. The benefit? A far superior return on investment (ROI), especially when competitive advantage and customer experience is taken into account.

As always, this is a free event thanks to the generous sponsorship of GridGain Systems. RSVP required because space will be limited. We’ll be serving up a variety of hot and cold Mediterranean dishes (including hand-carved gyros) prepared by Bootup's on-site executive chef. Wine, beer and soft drinks will also be served. This time we'll be meeting in the main event area in front of the bar (we'll also have access to outside patio area).

We'll also be raffling off some cool gadgets as well as passes to the In-Memory Computing Summit North America, Oct. 2-3 in Burlingame. https://www.imcsummit.org/2018/us/

And now let’s meet our panel!

> Denis Magda, director of product management at GridGain System and Vice President of the Apache Ignite PMC
(https://www.linkedin.com/in/dmagda/)
> Oracle TimesTen Product Manager Doug Hood (https://www.linkedin.com/in/douglas-hood-5a0815/)
> Fuad Malikov - co-founder & VP of technical operations at Hazelcast
(https://www.linkedin.com/in/malikov/)
> Roland Lee, head of products at Heimdall Data
(https://www.linkedin.com/in/leeroland/)
> Kevin Xu, general manager of U.S. strategy and operations at PingCap
(https://www.linkedin.com/in/kevinsxu/)
> Tague Griffith, head of developer advocacy at Redis Labs
(https://www.linkedin.com/in/tague0/)
> VoltDB (speaker details coming soon)

Moderator: Rob Meyer, Senior Director, Outbound Product Management at GridGain Systems

Agenda:
* 6 p.m. -- Let’s mingle and eat! Mediterranean dishes, including hand-carved gyros, beverages (prepared by Bootup's on-site executive chef)
* 6:15 p.m. – Welcome, opening remarks
* 6:20 p.m. – Panel discussion!
* 7:55 p.m. – Closing remarks, raffle drawings! (All raffle winners will receive an all-access ticket to the In-Memory Computing Summit North America)
>> 1st Prize: GoPro HERO (2018) (water & shock proof, action video camera w/ color screen)
>> 2 Prize: Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 - Ice Blue Instant Camera (prints photos ready for framing)
>> 3rd Prize: Tamagotchi mini (the classic virtual pet turns 20!)
(Enter the raffle here to save waiting in line at the meetup: http://bit.ly/June13Raffle)
* 8 p.m. Finis

Be sure to RSVP to this special event because space is limited!