Talks

Blockchain technologies panel at the Information Assurance Symposium, Washington D.C. August 17, 2016

Academic panel at Digital Garage's The New Next Conference, Tokyo, Japan. July 5, 2016

The End of Data Silos: Interoperability via Cryptocurrencies

Trading Simplicity for Performance When Designing Distributed Systems

Splitting and Replicating Data For Fast Transactions - Don't Give Up On Serializability Just Yet!

Consistency and Candy Crush. dotScale. Paris, France. June 8, 2015. [video]

Papers We Love: The Scalable Commutativity Rule. Papers We Love NYC. New York, NY. April 1, 2015. [slides, video]

A Multicore Database is not a Distributed System. CIDR short talk. Asilomar, CA. January 2015.

Phase Reconciliation for Contended In-Memory Transactions.

Consensus and Consistency: Why Should I Care? Berlin Buzzwords. Berlin, Germany. May 25, 2014. [slides, video]

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Caching (keynote). All Your Base. Oxford, UK. October 18, 2013. [slides, video]

Smarter Caching With Pequod. RICON East. New York, NY. May 13, 2013. [slides, video]

Executing Queries on a Partitioned Database.