SmartStream Technologies has announced a strategic alliance with GigaSpaces, a provider of application server technology, to cater to its TLM customers well into the future. Under the partnership, GigaSpaces’ eXtreme Application Platform (XAP) product will be embedded within SmartStream’s TLM technology suite. GigaSpaces XAP has been developed to allow businesses to plan for future growth while being prepared for peak loads and spikes in demand for their applications and services. Using GigaSpaces’s technology, SmartStream says it can deliver on demand and predictable scalability to support clients’ high-performance processing requirements.
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