Open Platform: Cash in on Your Cache─Using CPU Cache, Hybrid Models and Vectors to Ditch Database Delays


Only 15 years ago, mentioning a database management system (DBMS) that used main memory as its storage would elicit incredulous looks from IT managers or software developers. "How is that different from database caching?" they might dismissively respond, prompting the explanation that by eliminating disk-based storage, an in-memory database system (IMDS) could also jettison its cache management sub-system─since an IMDS keeps all records in RAM─and other latency-inducing trappings of traditional

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