Designing the next generation of DBMS for big data collections

Data, information and their value: a DB community challenge

Data is all around and it seems that when it is,properly processed it can lead to valuable information. The data management industry mastodons  must see a value on data that […]

Is the cloud all about XXL?

This entry is inspired by two advertisements of the cloud (see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8aCYZ3gXfy8&feature=youtube_gdata_player and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsVGDUkWTHI), that surprised me on how this notion is being incepted in specialists and common non-specialized audiences. […]

LATAM Faculty Summit 2012@ Riviera Maya, Mexico

Three main trend topics were addressed in this summit (http://research.microsoft.com/en-US/events/latamfacsum2012/agenda.aspx), (1) human-devices interaction, (2) data and information management under different perspectives and (3) applications. Here comments on two lectures, full […]