New England Database Summit 2012 Program


Special thanks to this year's sponsors:


Friday, February 3, 2012
Time Event
Welcome (U. Cetintemel and S. Madden)
9:10-10:00 Keynote 1: Johannes Gehrke (Cornell). Declarative Data-Driven Coordination. Click to toggle abstract.
10:00-10:20 Coffee Break
Session 1 : New Tools and Systems (Chairs: U. Cetintemel, S. Madden)
10:20-10:40 Daniel Bruckner and Michael Stonebraker. Curating Data at Scale: The Data Tamer System. Click to show abstract.
10:40-11:00 Willis Lang and Jignesh M. Patel. Energy-Conscious Data Management Systems: The Need for a Closer Hardware and Software Synergy. Click to show abstract.
11:00-11:20 Jeong-Hyon Hwang, Jeremy Birnbaum, Sean R. Spillane, Jayadevan Vijayan. G*: A Parallel System for Efficiently Managing Large Graphs. Click to show abstract.
11:20-11:40 Richard Tibbetts, Steven Yang, Rob MacNeill, David Rydzewski. StreamBase LiveView: Push-Based Business Intelligence. Click to show abstract.
11:40-12:00 David Karger. Documents with Databases Inside Them. Click to show abstract.
12:00-12:50 Lunch (Room 32-G449 Patil/Kiva)
12:50-1:10 Sponsor Acknowledgements

1:10-2:00 Keynote 2: Mark Callaghan (Facebook). Performance is Overrated. Click to toggle abstract.
Session 2: Optimizing Hadoop (Chair: Y. Diao)
2:00-2:20 Daniel Abadi . Turning Hadoop Into an All-Purpose Data Processing Platform. Click to show abstract.
2:20-2:40 Mohamed Y. Eltabakh, Yuanyuan Tian, Fatma Ozcan, Rainer Gemulla, Aljoscha Krettek, John McPherson. CoHadoop: Flexible Data Placement and Its Exploitation in Hadoop. Click to show abstract.
2:40-3:00 Coffee Break

Session 3: Data and Workload Partitioning (Chair: O. Papaemmanouil)
3:00-3:20 Andy Pavlo. Making Fast Databases Faster. Click to show abstract.
3:20-3:40 Alvin Cheung, Owen Arden, Samuel Madden, Andrew Myers. Automatic Partitioning of Database Applications. Click to show abstract.
Session 4: Persistence and Logging (Chair: E. Rundensteiner)
3:40-4:00 Jaeyoung Do, Donghui Zhang, Jignesh M. Patel, David J. DeWitt. Racing to the Peak: Fast Restart for SSD Buffer Pool Extension. Click to show abstract.
4:00-4:20 Yandong Mao, Eddie Kohler, and Robert Morris. Cache Craftiness for Fast Multicore Key-Value Storage. Click to show abstract.
4:20-4:40 Ross Shaull and Liuba Shrira. Retro: Modular and Efficient Retrospection in a Database. Click to show abstract.
4:50 PM Poster Session and Appetizers / Drinks (Building 32, R&D Area, 4th Floor)
6:30 PM Adjourn