Tag Archives: Query Languages

PolyPEG: A Proposal for Polystore Optimization

By Dylan Hutchison, Bill Howe, Dan Suciu, and Zachary Tatlock, University of Washington There has been a “cambrian explosion” of systems and languages for large-scale data analytics:  Postgres and H-Store accept SQL queries; Datomic and Myria accept Datalog; SciDB accepts … Continue reading

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Reflections on the First Year of the ISTC for Big Data

By Sam Madden, MIT CSAIL A year ago, Intel announced that our team had been selected to host the Intel Science and Technology Center in Big Data.  This seemed like a good opportunity to reflect on some of the awesome … Continue reading

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Standardizing Query Access to Array Databases

By Rebecca Yale Taft, MIT CSAIL Array-based DBMSs are becoming more important for the scientific community because of the complexity and size of the databases that scientists usually work with. But to date, array-based systems have lacked a standardized query … Continue reading

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Big Data New Year’s Resolutions

Five Things to Watch for in 2013 By Sam Madden, Ph.D.  Happy New Year to the global Big Data community.  Since it’s that time of year for resolutions, here are some of the things we here at the ISTC for … Continue reading

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ArrayQL Draft Released for Comment

  By David Maier, Ph.D., Portland State University At the XLDB 2012 meeting this week, the first draft of a common language for array data, ArrayQL is being released for public comment. The goal of ArrayQL is to provide a … Continue reading

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