Special SDI/ISTC Seminar

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Panther Hollow Room - 4th Floor Robert Mehrabian Collaborative Innovation Center


EDUARD ALLIGANG, Founder and Chief Executive Officer https://www.linkedin.com/authwall?trk=gf&trkInfo=AQFFDhdtmcJvRgAAAV8qxXbo2zb8Q8P...

QuasarDB: Internals, What Makes a Database Fast?

QuasarDB is a scalable timeseries database that was designed to handle the extreme use cases one can find, for example, in market finance. In this talk we will see a couple of design and implementation decisions that were made to deliver the performance QuasarDB today delivers, especially regarding network communications, memory management and real-time aggregation.

Edouard Alligand is the founder and CEO of QuasarDB. Edouard has a strong technical background with a heavy focus on kernel programming and system programming.

Faculty Host: Andy Pavlo

Partially funded by Yahoo! Labs.

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