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Report on XLDB Tutorial on Data Structures and Algorithms

 | October 15, 2012 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Bradley and I (Michael) gave the tutorial on Data Structures and Algorithms for Big Databases at the 6th XLDB Conference last month. The tutorial was organized as follows: Module 0: Tutorial overview and introductions. We describe an observed (but not necessary) tradeoff in ingestion, querying, and freshness in traditional database. Module 1: I/O model and cache-oblivious analysis. Module 2: […]

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Percona Live New York Wrap-Up

 | October 3, 2012 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Tokutek sponsored the Percona Live MySQL / New York 2012 Conference which took place this past Monday and Tuesday.  I spent much of the time at our booth discussing TokuDB with conference attendees but also managed to attend the following presentations: Understanding Performance through Measurement, Benchmarking and Profiling by Rene Cannao of PalominoDB.  Rene presented 3 hours […]

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XLDB Tutorial on Data Structures and Algorithms

 | September 7, 2012 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Next week Michael and I (Bradley) will be travelling to Silicon Valley to present a tutorial on Data Structures and Algorithms for Big Databases at the 6th XLDB Conference. The tutorial, which is 4 hours on Monday afternoon, aims to cover the following topics (but it’s looking like we’ll have to drop several items for […]

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FROSCON and VLDB

 | August 14, 2012 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Next week I (Bradley) will be traveling to FROSCON near Bonn, Germany, and then on to VLDB in Istanbul. At FROSCON I’ll be talking about fast data structures for maintaining indexes. The talk will share some content with my upcoming MySQL Connect talk. At VLDB, Dzejla Medjedovic will be presenting a talk on our paper […]

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Indexing Big Data – NSF Workshop on Research Directions in the Principles of Parallel Computation

 | July 12, 2012 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

I attended the NSF Workshop on Research Directions in the Principles of Parallel Computation in Pittsburgh on 6/27/12. The workshop brought together researchers from academia and industry to explore visions for the future of parallel computing. I was one of 17 invited speakers. We were asked to address the question: “what are three big research challenges […]

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Mi Buenos Aires Querido

 | June 18, 2012 |  Posted In: Tokutek, TokuView

Next week, a couple of us at Tokutek will be heading to Buenos Aires for the MySQL / MariaDB Conference & Expo LA. Gerry Narvaja actually grew up in Buenos Aires. My own family is Argentinian. I spent several years there as a child, and my childhood home in South Carolina was Argentinian in spirit: absolutely […]

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