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The Big Data ISTC: A Retrospection by Michael Stonebraker, Samuel Madden and Timothy Mattson

The Big Data ISTC is a research project sponsored by Intel that ran for five years (August 2012- August 2017).  This blog post highlights some of the accomplishments and lessons learned during this period. Big data is usually categorized into … Continue reading

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ISTC Researchers to Present Papers at VLDB 2017 Conference

ISTC for Big Data principal Investigators, researchers, and their students will present a number of papers at the 2017 International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB 2017) in Munich, Germany, August 28-September 1, 2017.  (To read any of the papers, … Continue reading

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Intel and the ISTC for Big Data (2012-2017): A Powerful Collaboration

By Jeff Parkhurst, Ph.D. and Timothy G. Mattson, Ph.D., Intel  The year 2012 was arguably the year that Big Data went mainstream. Data was being hailed as a new class of economic asset, similar to currency or gold, from the … Continue reading

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ISTC Releases Open Source Code for BigDAWG Polystore System

By Dr. Tim Mattson, Intel and Dr. Vijay Gadepally and Kyle O’Brien, MIT Lincoln Laboratory Today, the ISTC for Big Data released the first version of BigDAWG, our polystore system for simplifying integration and analytics of disparate data at scale. BigDAWG is … Continue reading

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TileDB and GenomicsDB Now Available in Open Source

by Stavros Papadopoulos, Intel Parallel Computing Lab The ISTC for Big Data has recently released TileDB, a novel efficient data management system for scientific data, such as graphs, DNA sequences, matrices, maps, and imaging. We have also released an adaptation of TileDB … Continue reading

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2015: Momentum, Moments and Memories

Greetings of the season from the Intel Science and Technology Center for Big Data.  As 2015 comes to a close, we thought we would share some moments and memories that were captured here in the ISTC for Big Data blog … Continue reading

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Academic Collaboration: Accelerating the Practical Application of Research

By Jeff Parkhurst, Ph.D., Intel Labs The Intel Science and Technology Center Program is a series of research collaborations that pairs Intel with U.S. universities to identify and prototype revolutionary technology opportunities. The centers are designed to encourage closer collaboration … Continue reading

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Building a New Application-to-Hardware Management Stack for Big Data

The Intel Science and Technology Center for Big Data partners – Intel Labs and its seven participating academic research institutions – recently unanimously agreed to focus their research on a pioneering effort: creating a new application-to-hardware big-data management stack. Unique in industry … Continue reading

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Approximate Analytics: Keeping Pace with Big Data using Parallel Locality Sensitive Hashing

By Narayanan Sundaram and Nadathur Satish, Intel Parallel Computing Lab We tend to think of big data problems as those involving finding a needle in a haystack. However, many big data problems tend to be those estimating the shape or … Continue reading

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Intel’s Nesime Tatbul Joins ISTC for Big Data as First On-Site Embedded Researcher

By Jeff Parkhurst, Intel Labs I’m pleased to announce that Nesime Tatbul, Ph.D., of Intel Labs has joined the Intel Science and Technology Center for Big Data as its first full-time, on-site embedded researcher. The ISTC for Big Data is … Continue reading

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