Concurrency Control in the Many-core Era: Scalability and Limitations

By Xiangyao Yu, George Bezerra, Michael Stonebraker and Srini Devadas of MIT CSAIL and Andrew Pavlo of Carnegie Mellon University Computers are moving towards an era dominated by many-core machines with dozens or even hundreds of cores on a single chip. This unprecedented … Continue reading

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Open Big Data Computing with Julia

By Jiahao Chen, MIT and the larger Julia community Whilst the abstract question occupies your intellect, nature brings it in the concrete to be solved by your hands. — Ralph Waldo Emerson, Prospects, in Nature; Addresses and Lectures When I first … Continue reading

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