Proven Use Cases for Apache Ignite

Apache Ignite® is used to solve complex problems related to speed and scale. On this page, the community attempts to accumulate all publicly disclosed production use cases of Ignite with some reference data. We hope the shared architectural and implementation details will help you to build more robust Ignite solutions.

If you have an Apache Ignite use case to share, then do not hesitate to reach us out on the Ignite dev list and we'll get it added to this page.


Apache Ignite usage for IBM Z Mainframes workloads acceleration.

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Apache Ignite usage for handling real-time marketing campaigns.

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Yahoo! Japan

This blog post explains why Yahoo! Japan chose Apache Ignite as their solution for a highly scalable caching system that can process tens of thousands of requests per second. SQL queries were performed via thin clients since they do not require a standard topology join and therefore are easier to be handled through container services. After a successful POC, Ignite fully met their requirements and was quickly rolled into production.

American Airlines

American Airlines IT transformation with the help of Apache Ignite.

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ING Bank

ING core banking system transformation with Apache Ignite.

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24 Hour Fitness

Apache Ignite as a digital integration hub and database for a variety of 24 Hour Fitness services.

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As HomeAway, a leading vacation rental website, moved to the cloud, they had to migrate a myriad of systems. One such is the high volume, low latency, real-time system that computes pricing and is powered by Apache Ignite.

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This presentation looks at the technical challenges presented to JacTravel Group following the acquisition of rival hotel accommodation provider TotalStay Group in 2016. Working with specialist technology consultancy, CG Consultancy, a strategic 18 month project was formed with a roadmap to consolidate booking platforms, ring-fence legacy functionality and to deliver enhanced search capability - underpinned with in-memory data grid capabilities of Apache Ignite.


Digital transformation of Sberbank banking services with Apache Ignite.

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Wellington Management

Implementation of Investment Book of Record (IBOR ) using Apache Ignite.

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Apache Ignite as a high-performance compute system for drugs' discovery.


Apache Ignite as a graph centric platform.

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Visualization and analysis of massive amounts of historical data in real-time with Apache Ignite compute grid capabilities.

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Agilent Technologies Inc.

Leveraging In-Memory Data Grid for faster Time-to-Market and Data Flexibility problems of Digital Channels.

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The Glue

How to build an event driven, dynamically re-configurable micro services platform with Apache Ignite.

FSB Tech

Building a real-time sports betting platform with Apache Ignite.