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Big Data and Cloud Computing: Current State and Future Opportunities

Abstract Scalable database management systems (DBMS)—both for update intensive application workloads as well as decision support systems for descriptive and deep analytics—are a critical part of the cloud infrastructure and play an important role in ensuring the smooth transition of applications from the traditional enterprise infrastructures to next generation cloud infrastructures. Though scalable data management [...]

Awash in Stardust: Data Practices in Astronomy

Abstract One of several major research initiatives into the grand challenge of data curation, the Data Conservancy (DC)…is investigating data use, sharing, and preservation in multiple fields of science. Our group at the University of California, Los Angeles is conducting a deep case study of astronomy and astrophysics…This poster will summarize findings from the first [...]