XLDB - Extremely Large Databases

Workshop Program

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Tuesday, October 5, 2010
08:00 AM Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM Welcome Jacek Becla
9:10 AM Oil/Gas
moderator: Oliver Ratzesberger
10:10 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM Finance
moderator:  Raghu Ramakrishnan
11:30 AM Medical / Bioinformatics
Including medical bioinformatics, genomics, perspectives from science and industry.
moderator: Kian-Tat Lim
12:30 PM Lunch, discussion in small groups about expanding and strengthening XLDB community
1:30 PM Science Benchmark
Current status, next steps
Michael Stonebraker
2:00 PM Approaches to Big Data Statistical Analytics
moderator: Curt Monash
3:00 PM Coffee Break
3:20 PM Emerging Challenges
Solid state disks, GPUs, very-many-cores, fast networks
moderator: Alex Szalay
4:20 PM Writable Extreme Scale Databases
Extremely large non-read-only databases (beyond bulk load)
moderator: Magdalena Balazinska
5:00 PM Plan Collaborative Projects and Next Steps
Planning collaborative projects (within USA and international), future funding, next steps
moderator: Jacek Becla
5:30 PM Adjourn
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