What’s Next for GraphLab

By Emad Soroush, University of Washington GraphLab is a distributed engine specialized for graph processing.  At the Intel Science and Technology Center for Big Data Research Retreat held earlier this year, ISTC Principal Investigator Carlos Guestrin from University of Washington described … Continue reading

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Fast Data Access in the Execution Migration Machine

By Jingjing Wang, University of Washington The Execution Migration Machine (EM2) project, by Srini Devadas and his team from MIT CSAIL, proposes a novel solution for caching and data consistency when there are a huge number of processors.  A real … Continue reading

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BlueSSD: A Multi-Access, Multi-SSD Reconfigurable Platform for Big Data

By Jingjing Wang, University of Washington At the Intel Science and  Technology Center for Big Data Research Retreat earlier this year, Arvind of MIT CSAIL introduced a new storage architecture specially designed for large-scale, distributed data management tasks. Usually, when … Continue reading

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