Gartner Names Ryft a Cool Vendor in DBMS for 2016; Highlights FPGA-based Appliances as 1 of 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016

Each year, Gartner research analysts select only a handful of innovative and imaginative companies from hundreds of technology companies for the prestigious Gartner Cool Vendors list. This week Ryft was honored to be named a Gartner Cool Vendor in DBMS for 2016 for creating products that enable converged SSD-based Network Attached Storage (NAS) and hybrid FPGA/x86 […] Read More

Outsmarting Google Search: Making Fuzzy Search Fast and Easy Without Indexing

Search is easy, right? It can be, if you know exactly what you’re looking for, or if your data set is small, clean and static enough to index often. That’s not the reality for organizations competing in a global marketplace that runs on data insights. Data comes at you fast and furious, and it does […] Read More

Modern Data Analytics: Ryft Goes Petabyte-Scale, Breaks 200 GB/second Performance

Ryft made news this week by accelerating petabyte-scale data analytics to 200+ Gigabyte/second, powered by a cluster of high efficiency Ryft appliances built on the company’s hybrid FPGA/x86 architecture. As I scanned Twitter for the news, I stumbled upon @GigaStacey’s timely repost of an article she penned way back in 2011 calling for new, more […] Read More

Edge Computing Series: Top 3 Challenges to Mining Internet of Things (IoT) Data

Business growth was once about delivering quality goods and building a strong and trusted brand that inspired customer loyalty. As consumers, we had a relatively limited number of options with which to meet our needs. Today, we are all presented with a myriad of brand new enticing options for shopping, banking, seeking healthcare, hiring advisors […] Read More

On-Demand Webinar: Harness IoT Data at the Edge for Real-Time Insights

If you missed the IoT Slam in December or just wanted to review the content, this should come as good news. We’re opening up the Ryft archives from late last year to make Pat McGarry’s keynote session, “Harnessing the Flood of IoT Data with Heterogeneous Computing at the Edge,” available with no fees or registration […] Read More

Staying Above Water with Big Data Analytics Operational Costs

There’s no question, the holy grail of big data analytics is performance—getting actionable insights from your data in real time without time-consuming bottlenecks. Increased performance that gives fast insight for smarter business decisions also has the benefit of increasing the big data ROI, which is necessary for continued executive buy-in. To increase those returns even […] Read More

Big Data and Accelerating Time to Insight: How to Measure and Accelerate Mean Time to Decisions to Hone Your Competitive Edge

The time value of data, like the time value of money, decays over time. A constant influx of streaming data from social feeds, sales and other sources means that what was true a week or even an hour ago isn’t necessarily true now. To truly take advantage of the value of streaming data, enterprises must […] Read More