Bala Chander

Bala Chander is a Senior Solutions Architect with Software AG with special focus on big data. He has been consultant, architect, engineering software lead for various Silicon Valley, CA based companies for 20 years. Recently at Motorola Mobility, a Google company, he was involved in big data HADOOP processing of mobile phone data. Previously he was at Yahoo. Bala has a M.S. in Computer Science and B.Tech in Electrical Engineering. Contact email:

About Software AG

Software AG (FRA: SOW) helps organizations achieve their business objectives faster. The company's big data, integration and business process technologies enable customers to drive operational efficiency, modernize their systems and optimize processes for smarter decisions and better service. Building on over 40 years of customer-centric innovation, the company is ranked as a leader in 15 market categories, fueled by core product families Adabas and Natural, ARIS, Terracotta, webMethods and also Alfabet and Apama. Software AG has ca. 5,300 employees in 70 countries and had revenues of €1.05 billion in 2012. Learn more at

Articles by Bala Chander

Just after data is created, there is high value attached to it. As data begins to age, its value does not diminish, but the nature of that value begins to change. For many enterprises that are dealing with large data volumes, timely data access can be a major issue, especially when customers demand quick response times. Let's examine the challenge of processing data in real time reliably and meeting customers' expectations for quick responses.

Posted April 23, 2014