What is XAP?
It provides an essential set of data store features, such as transactions, indexes, and query language (SQL-like queries). It also handles common functions such as messaging, event processing, data access, and transaction processing (ACID compliant) completely and exclusively in-memory.
XAP is a tool in the In-Memory Databases category of a tech stack.
Who uses XAP?
- In-memory data grid
- Stream processing for mission-critical applications
- Empowers event-driven microservices and distributed applications for real-time big data innovation
XAP Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to XAP?
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