Archive for the ‘Announcements’ Category

New Faculty Member

September 4th, 2012
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The Data Management Group is proud to announce that Tim Kraska will be joining as a new faculty member at Brown this winter. Tim received his PhD from ETH Zurich in 2010 under Donald Kossmann and is currently a postdoctoral scholar at the University of California–Berkeley’s AMPLab under the prudent, but stern, guidance of the hirsute professor Mike Franklin.

You can read more about Tim and his research in the University’s New Faculty Member Profile.


Spring Semester Database Talks

February 1st, 2012
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The Brown Department of Computer Science is hosting several database talks this semester:

Please see the Brown CS event calender for more details and times.


New England Database Summit 2012

January 21st, 2012
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The New England database community will hold the fifth annual New England Database Summit on February 3rd at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In this all day conference-style event, participants from the research community and industry in the New England area come together to present ideas and discuss their research and experiences. Registration for the event is free, and anyone is welcome to attend. The event will feature keynotes from Johannes Gehrke (Cornell) and Mark Callaghan (MySQL Team @ Facebook).

The Brown Data Management Research Group will present new research on the H-Store OLTP database system.

We hope to see you there.