Microsoft @ VLDB 2018

Microsoft @ VLDB 2018


Microsoft is proud to be a Platinum sponsor of the 44th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 27, 2018 – August 31, 2018. Come by our booth to find out about career opportunities with Microsoft.

Conference Officers

Research Track Associate Editor

Johannes Gehrke

Advisory Board

Alan Halverson

Industrial Chair

Alan Halverson

Program Committee Members

Research Track PC Members

Avrilia Floratou
Chi Wang
Johannes Gehrke
Jonathan Goldstein
Karthik Ramachandra
Sudipto Das
Umar Farooq Minhas
Willis Lang

Industrial Track PC Members

Avrilia Floratou
Hongfei Guo

Demo Track PC Members

Eli Cortez
Sudipto Das

Microsoft Attendees

Alan Halverson
Alekh Jindal
Badrish Chandramouli
James Hunter
Karthik Ramachandra
Konstantinos Karanasos
Liang He
Surajit Chaudhuri
Umar Farooq Minhas
Wenjiao Qi


Industry Talks

Big Data and Cloud: Challenges in Accelerating Analytics
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 | 11:00 AM–12:30 PM | Segóvia III

Surajit Chaudhuri


Demo Sessions

Demo Session A

Dhalion in Action: Automatic Management of Streaming Applications

Avrilia Floratou, Ashvin Agrawal

Demo Session C

FASTER: An Embedded Concurrent Key-Value Store for State Management

Badrish Chandramouli, Guna Prasaad, Donald Kossmann, Justin Levandoski, James Hunter, Mike Barnett

Demo Session D in Action: Towards Multi-tenant Declarative Learning Services

Bojan Karlaš, Ji Liu, Wentao Wu, Ce Zhang

HypDB: A Demonstration of Detecting, Explaining and Resolving Bias in OLAP queries

Babak Salimi, Dan Suciu, Johannes Gehrke


Research Sessions

Research Session: Database Techniques for Machine Learning
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 | 11:00 AM–12:30 PM | Segóvia I

ML Bench: Benchmarking Machine Learning Services Against Human Experts

Yu Liu, Hantian Zhang, Luyuan Zeng, Wentao Wu, Ce Zhang Towards Multi-tenant Resource Sharing for Machine Learning Workloads

Tian Li, Jie Zhong, Ji Liu, Wentao Wu, Ce Zhang

Research Session: Stream Processing
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 | 10:15 AM–11:30 AM | Segóvia II

Chi: A Scalable and Programmable Control Plane for Distributed Stream Processing Systems

Luo Mai, Kai Zeng, Rahul Potharaju, Le Xu, Steve Suh, Shivaram Venkataraman, Paolo Costam, Terry Kim, Saravanan Muthukrishnan, Vamsi Kuppa, Sudheer Dhulipalla, Sriram Rao

Research Session: High Performance Transaction Processing
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 | 4:00 PM–5:30 PM | Segóvia II

Exploiting Coroutines to Attack the “Killer Nanoseconds” [Experiments and Analyses]

Christopher Jonathan, Umar Farooq Minhas, James Hunter, Justin Levandoski, Gor Nishanov

Research Session: Data Cleaning and Extraction
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 | 4:00 PM–5:30 PM | El Pardo I

Transform-Data-by-Example (TDE): Extensible Data Transformation using Functions

Yeye He, Xu Chu, Kris Ganjam, Yudian Zheng, Vivek Narasayya, Surajit Chaudhuri

Research Session: Data Center Scale Query Techniques
Thursday, August 30, 2018 | 11:00 AM–12:30 PM | Segóvia II

Selecting Subexpressions to Materialize at Datacenter Scale

Alekh Jindal, Konstantinos Karanasos, Sriram Rao, Hiren Patel

Research Session: Advanced Queries
Thursday, August 30, 2018 | 11:00 AM–12:30 PM | Segóvia II

Efficient Estimation of Inclusion Coefficient using HyperLogLog Sketches

Azade Nazi, Bolin Ding, Vivek Narasayya, Surajit Chaudhuri

Stylus: A Strongly-Typed Store for Serving Massive RDF Data

Liang He, Bin Shao, Yatao Li, Huanhuan Xia, Yanghua Xiao, Enhong Chen, Liang Chen

Research Session: High Performance Platforms
Thursday, August 30, 2018 | 2:00 PM–3:30 PM | Segóvia II

Froid: Optimization of Imperative Programs in a Relational Database

Karthik Ramachandra, Kwanghyun Park, K. Venkatesh Emani, Alan Halverson, Cesar Galindo-Legaria, Conor Cunningham

Research Session: Query Execution and Optimization
Thursday, August 30, 2018 | 2:00 PM–3:30 PM | Segóvia III

Plan Stitch: Harnessing the Best of Many Plans

Bailu Ding, Sudipto Das, Wentao Wu, Surajit Chaudhuri, Vivek Narasayya

BzTree: A High-Performance Latch-free Range Index for Non-Volatile Memory

Joy Arulraj, Justin Levandoski, Umar Farooq Minhas, Per-Ake Larson

Research Session: Cloud
Thursday, August 30, 2018 | 4:00 PM–5:30 PM | Segóvia II

Bubble Execution: Resource-aware Reliable Analytics at Cloud Scale

Zhicheng Yin, Jin Sun, Ming Li, Jaliya Ekanayake, Haibo Lin, Marc Friedman, Jose Blakeley, Clemens Szyperski, Nikhil Devanur

Career Opportunities

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