Data Interoperability – The eScience Appliance: Provisioning an Inexpensive Bottom-Up Cyberinfrastructure

Date

December 9, 2008

Speaker

Roger Barga and Bill Howe

Overview

Speakers

Roger Barga and Bill Howe

Roger Barga is currently senior architect of the Cloud Computing Futures (CCF) group in Microsoft Research, where he leads a technical engagements team that works with external researchers interested in carrying out large scale computing, scientific research, and data analytics on the Windows Azure cloud platform. Previously, Roger led the Microsoft Research Advanced Research Tools and Services (ARTS) team, which built innovative services and tools for data intensive research. Roger joined Microsoft in 1997 as a researcher in the Database group of Microsoft Research, where he participated in both systems research and product development efforts in database, workflow, and stream processing systems.