This is a Java quickstart to access the InterSystems IRIS Native API. InterSystems IRIS capabilities includes; Hybrid transaction-analytic processing (HTAP) to support real-time applications, Multiple data models, Embedded and open analytics, Natural language processing and more. InterSystems is a global provider of database, integration, and analytics software in healthcare, finance and others.
Here is an interview with Karthik Ram, who has co-created the rOpenSci project, which helps make REST APIs consumable by the R language. Developers can take note of this - R is one of the widely used statistical languages in the world, and has many GUIs for making advanced data mining easily available.
Throwing hardware at performance issues is a time honored tradition among developers. In most recent times, the type of hardware being thrown at those problems is Flash memory that comes in a wide variety of formats. The challenge, of course, is that most existing applications were written for magnetic storage. To take advantage of Flash storage developers frequently have to rework their applications.