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Industrial Sessions

Industry Session 1: Web-Information Management

April 13, Wednesday,  11:00 – 12:30

Location: Bonatz Saal

Char: Surajit Chaudhuri (Microsoft)

Invited Talk: Google Product Search: An End-to-End View from Content Acquisition to Serving User Requests
Thomas Hofmann (Google)

Project Voldemort: Reliable Distributed Storage
Alex Feinberg (LinkedIn)


Industry Session 2: Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

April 13, Wednesday, 2011, 14:00 – 15:30

Location: Bonatz Saal

Chair: Dean Jacobs (SAP)

Implementing Sentinels in the TARGIT BI Suite
Morten Middelfart (TARGIT A/S), Torben Bach Pedersen (Aalborg University)

RCFile: A Fast and Space-efficient Data Placement Structure in MapReduce-based Warehouse Systems
Yongqiang He (Facebook Data Infrastructure Team and ICT, Chinese Academy of Sciences), Rubao Lee (The Ohio State University), Yin Huai (The Ohio State University), Zheng Shao (Facebook Data Infrastructure Team), Namit Jain (Facebook Data Infrastructure Team), Xiaodong Zhang (The Ohio State University), Zhiwei Xu (Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Web-Scale Information Extraction with Vertex
Pankaj Gulhane (Yahoo! Inc), Amit Madaan (Yahoo! Inc), Rupesh Mehta (Microsoft Inc), Jeyashankher Ramamirtham (Yahoo! Inc), Rajeev Rastogi (Yahoo!), Sandeep Satpal (Microsoft Inc), Srinivasan Sengamedu (Yahoo! Inc), Ashwin Tengli (Microsoft Inc), Charu Tiwari (Yahoo! Inc)


Industry Session 3: Database Technology

April 14, Thursday, 11:00 – 12:30

Location: Bonatz Saal

Chair: Guy Lohman (IBM)

A Novel Design of Database Logging System using Storage Class Memory
Ru Fang (IBM Almaden Research Center), Hui-I Hsiao (IBM Almaden Research Center), Bin He (IBM Almaden Research Center), C. Mohan (IBM Almaden Research Center), Yun Wang (IBM China Research Laboratory)

Dynamic Prioritization of Database Queries
Sivaramakrishnan Narayanan (Greenplum), Florian Waas (Greenplum)

The Extensibility Framework in Microsoft StreamInsight
Mohamed Ali (Microsoft), Badrish Chandramouli (Microsoft Research), Jonathan Goldstein (Microsoft Research), Roman Schindlauer (Microsoft)


Industry Session 4: Cloud Computing

April 15, Friday, 11:00 – 13:00

Location: Bonatz Saal

Chair: Surajit Chaudhuri (Microsoft)

Invited Talk: Relational Databases, Virtualization, and the Cloud
Maximilian Ahrens (Zimory), Gustavo Alonso  (ETH, Zimory)

Adapting Microsoft SQL Server for Cloud Computing
Philip Bernstein (Microsoft Corporation), Istvan Cseri (Microsoft Corporation), Nishant Dani (Microsoft Corporation), Nigel Ellis (Microsoft Corporation), Gopal Kakivaya (Microsoft Corporation), Ajay Kalhan (Microsoft Corporation), David Lomet (Microsoft Corporation), Ramesh Manne (Microsoft Corporation), Lev Novik (Microsoft Corporation), Tomas Talius (Microsoft Corporation)

Predicting In-Memory Database Performance for Automating Cluster Management Tasks
Jan Schaffner (Hasso Plattner Institute), Benjamin Eckart (Hasso Plattner Institute), Dean Jacobs (SAP), Christian Schwarz (Hasso Plattner Institute), Hasso Plattner (Hasso Plattner Institute), Alexander Zeier (Hasso Plattner Institute)