GigaSpaces Inc.

GigaSpaces is a privately held company which was founded in 2000 by Nati Shalom and Yossi Gal-On. It is headquartered in New York and has offices in California, Israel, London and Singapore. GigaSpaces Technologies is a provider of a new generation of application platforms for Java and .Net environments that offers an alternative to traditional application servers. Its flagship product, XAP, is an enterprise-grade application server for deploying and scaling distributed applications under any requirement.

Business line, product and service offerings:

The company specilizes in middleware, distributed computing, application virtualization & scalability, cloud computing and SaaS enablement

  1. Products:

    • GigaSpaces eXtreme Application Platform (XAP) provides a solution for end-to-end scalability of the application and its data under extreme latency and load requirements, using in-memory stack. It has cloud readiness that supports private, public, or hybrid architectures, and complete interoperability in any environment, language, and API, without dictating a specific development framework or environment.
    • GigaSpaces XAP Elastic Caching Edition delivers an in-memory data grid for fast data access, extreme performance, and scalability. XAP Elastic Caching is a product designed to dynamically scale the data layer, responding to loads in real time, while significantly boosting the performance of mission-critical applications.
    • Enterprise PaaS Enablement platform implementation enable organizations to converge their development and operations processes into a single continuous process through much higher utilization of their investments with constantly evolving business needs. It provides agile service development and operational environment that facilitates application migration to the cloud.
  2. Services:

    • GigaPro: A services offering for GigaSpaces customers which includes professional services designed to ensure smooth and effective deployment of GigaSpaces solutions.


  1. BRM Capital
  2. Formula Vision Technologies
  3. FTV Capital
  4. Intel Capital

GigaSpaces customers include investment banks, world-leading exchanges, market data providers, hedge funds, retail banks, international and US telecommunications and mobile carriers, global Web-commerce companies, online gaming companies, and Internet media organizations.


  1. Product Partner: OEM Partner Cipheroptics, Nortel, NT/e, IBM Tivoli Software, ORbyte Solutions, JDSU, Pharmacy OneSource, MuleSoft, etc.
  2. Solution Partner: Antiblema, BridgePoint Technologies, CITYTECH, Data Access Sweden, Grid Dynamics, HP Business Partner, etc.
  3. Technology Partner: Amazon Web Services, Azul, cKlear, DataSynapse, Intel, etc.

Top Management:

  1. Chief Executive Officer – Zeev Bikowsky
  2. Founder and Chief Technology Officer – Nati Shalom

Recent News:

  1. GigaSpaces announced new product for enterprise PaaS and ISV SaaS enablement: GigaSpaces Technologies on 7 March, 2011 announced the upcoming release of its second-generation cloud-enablement platform, which offers an architecture aimed specifically at enterprise platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and independent software vendor (ISV) software-as-a-service (SaaS) enablement.

GigaSpaces Technologies Inc.
317 Madison Ave, Suite 823
New York