Our group received a Microsoft Azure Research Award from Microsoft Research. This award supports $20,000 Azure credits, which we will use for large-scale system experiments in the Azure cloud.
Youngseok and Gyewon got summer internship offers from Microsoft Research Asia! Congrats, Youngseok and Gyewon! They will work on big data systems at Microsoft during summer.
The REEF paper is accepted to SIGMOD 2015! This publication is the result of multi-year research/engineering effort of the authors from Seoul National University, Microsoft, UCLA, Purestorage, UCB, and UW. Congrats to Yunseong Lee and Byung-Gon Chun!