Student Presentations


Instructions to Presenters

The following schedule is final; no swapping or substitution is permitted. Please read the instructions at Student Talks. At the day of your presentation, you must upload your talk slides (ppt or PDF) on the classroom PC using a USB memory key. You should also upload your slides on the class web site before your talk.

Instructions to All Students

Attendance to student presentations is required. There will be an attendance list during student presentations. Missing one presentation day will result to 2%-off from your large-project/paper-presentation grade. Do not talk during the student presentations. Turn off your cell phone. If you come late, wait outside the classroom until the current presentation is over.

Schedule of Student Presentations

Thursday November 10

Tariq Alsahfi                  Google File System
Bhanu Jain                     Hadoop File System
Daniel Aguilera                ZooKeeper: Wait-free coordination for Internet-scale systems

Tuesday November 15

Tejas Shetti                   Fast Crash Recovery in RAMCloud
Vanisha Crasta                 A comparison of approaches to large scale data analysis
Mary Kingsbury                 Design Patterns for Efficient Graph Algorithms in MapReduce
Nitin Pawar                    HaLoop: Efficient Iterative Data Processing on Large Clusters

Thursday November 17

Syed Saqib Ali                 Spark SQL: Relational Data Processing in Spark
Padmajaa Rajaji                Shark: Fast Data Analysis Using Coarse-grained Distributed Memory
Aishwarya Ashok                Distributed GraphLab: A Framework for Machine Learning and Data Mining in the Cloud
Ashiq Imran                    GraphX: Unifying Data-Parallel and Graph-Parallel Analytics

Tuesday November 22

Brijesh Jivrajbhai Dankhara    MLbase: A Distributed Machine Learning System
Sanika Gupta                   Kafka: a Distributed Messaging System for Log Processing
Md Hasanuzzaman Noor           Large scale machine learning at Twitter
Karan Dhiren Shah              The Unified Logging Infrastructure for Data Analytics at Twitter

Tuesday November 29

Meghan Hemen Kothari           Druid: a real-time analytical data store
Anuj Thomas Mathew             Megastore: Providing Scalable, Highly Available Storage for Interactive Services
Sidharth Mehra                 Cassandra: a decentralized structured storage system.

Thursday December 01

Harish Ram Nambiappan          Adapting Microsoft SQL Server for Cloud Computing
Pooja Venkatesh                HadoopDB: An Architectural Hybrid of MapReduce and DBMS Technologies for Analytical Workloads
Mohammad Taha                  Mesa: Geo-Replicated, Near Real-Time, Scalable Data Warehousing
Jaimin Pravinkumar Patel       Low Latency Analytics of Geo-distributed Data in the Wide Area

Tuesday December 06

Fahad Mohamed Sajid Furniturew Gorilla: A Fast, Scalable, In-Memory Time Series Database
Vidhi Shailesh Shah            Spanner: Google's Globally-Distributed Database
Yash Nilesh Shah               Dremel: Interactive Analysis of Web-Scale Datasets
Aashara Shrestha               Beaver, Facebook needle in a haystack photo storage system

Last modified: 10/18/2016 by Leonidas Fegaras