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PhD Seminar • Data Systems — GAL: Graph-Aware Layout for Disk-Resident Graph DatabasesExport this event to calendar

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 — 12:15 PM EST

Zeynep Korkmaz, PhD seminar
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science

Analysis on graphs have powerful impact on solving many social and scientific problems, and applications often perform expensive traversals on large scale graphs. Caching approaches on top of persistent storage are among the classical solutions to handle high request throughput. However, graph processing applications have poor access locality, and caching algorithms do not improve disk I/O sufficiently.

We present GAL, a graph-aware layout for disk-resident graph databases that generates a storage layout for large-scale graphs on disk with the objective of increasing locality of disk blocks and reducing the number of I/O operations for transactional workloads.

Location 
DC - William G. Davis Computer Research Centre
1304
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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