Season 6

Gina Yuan | In-Network Assistance With Sidekick Protocols | #54
June 10, 2024x
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55:2550.74 MB

Gina Yuan | In-Network Assistance With Sidekick Protocols | #54

Join us as we chat with Gina Yuan about her pioneering work on sidekick protocols, designed to enhance the performance of encrypted transport protocols like QUIC and WebRTC. These protocols ensure privacy but limit in-network innovations. Gina explains how sidekick protocols allow intermediaries to...

Tammy Sukprasert | Move Your Workloads To Sweden! | #53
May 27, 2024x
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32:5030.07 MB

Tammy Sukprasert | Move Your Workloads To Sweden! | #53

In this episode, we dip our toes into the world of sustainable computing and interview Tammy Sukprasert about her research on reducing carbon emissions in cloud computing through workload scheduling. Tammy explores the concept of shifting cloud workloads across different times and locations to coin...

Yazhuo Zhang | SIEVE is Simpler than LRU | #52
May 13, 2024x
12
43:1039.52 MB

Yazhuo Zhang | SIEVE is Simpler than LRU | #52

In this episode, we explore the world of caching with Yazhuo Zhang, who introduces the game-changing SIEVE algorithm. Traditional eviction algorithms have long struggled with a trade-off between efficiency, throughput, and simplicity. However, SIEVE disrupts this balance by offering a simpler alter...

Eleni Zapridou | Oligolithic Cross-task Optimizations across Isolated Workloads | #51
April 29, 2024x
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38:4235.45 MB

Eleni Zapridou | Oligolithic Cross-task Optimizations across Isolated Workloads | #51

In this episode, we talk to Eleni Zapridou and delve into the challenges of data processing within enterprises, where multiple applications operate concurrently on shared resources. Traditional resource boundaries between applications often lead to increased costs and resource consumption. However,...

Pat Helland | Scalable OLTP in the Cloud: What’s the BIG DEAL? | #50
April 15, 2024x
10
1:20:0373.3 MB

Pat Helland | Scalable OLTP in the Cloud: What’s the BIG DEAL? | #50

In this thought-provoking podcast episode, we dive into the world of scalable OLTP (OnLine Transaction Processing) systems with the insightful Pat Helland. As a seasoned expert in the field, Pat shares his insights on the critical role of isolation semantics in the scalability of OLTP systems, emph...