News

2014

Paper by Zsolt Istvan describing line rate hash tables for FPGAs accepted to ACM TRETS More

May 2014


Paper on using FPGAs to compute database histograms by Zsolt Istvan accepted to SIGMOD 2014 More

April 2014


Martin Kaufmann presents his paper on benchmarking bitemporal database systems at EDBT in Athens, Greece.

March 2014


Gustavo Alonso presenting at XILINX ETS event More

February 2014


Gustavo Alonso named IEEE Fellow More

January 2014


2013


Timothy Roscoe elected ACM Fellow. ACM Press Release

December 2013


"High Availability, Elasticity, and Strong Consistency for Massively Parallel Scans over Relational Data" by Philipp Unterbrunner, Gustavo Alonso, Donald Kossmann accepted for publication in VLDB Journal.

October 2013


The Paper "XLynx—An FPGA-based XML Filter for Hybrid XQuery Processing" by Jens Teubner, Louis Woods, and Chongling Nie to be published in ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS).

October 2013


Big Data, big risks? - ETH Life Interview with Donald Kossmann

July 2013


New cooperation agreement between the Systems Group and Xilinx

A formal cooperation agreement has been established between Xilinx and the System group to explore the use of FPGAs in data processing and the data center

June 2013


2012


Gustavo Alonso elected ACM Fellow

December 2012


Philipp Unterbrunner received the ETH Medal Award for his outstanding Doctoral Thesis entitled: Elastic, Reliable, and Robust Storage and Query Processing with Crescando/RB

November 2012 


Stefan Hildenbrand defended his PhD Dissertation; Stefan took up a position at Erni Consulting, Baar, CH

March 2012


Philipp Unterbrunner defended his PhD Dissertation. Philipp took up a position at Oracle Research, Redwood Shores, CA, USA

March 2012


 

2011


ECC in Intel's Marketing Material - Starting a New Journey

September 2011


Maxim Grinev, Senior Researcher at the Systems Group, took up a principal software engineer position at Yandex (leading Russian search engine) in Paolo Alto, CA, USA.

August 2011


Maria Grineva, Senior Researcher at the Systems Group, took up a senior scientist position at Yandex (leading Russian search engine) in Paolo Alto, CA, USA.

August 2011


 ECC Annual Workshop 2011, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland

November 2011


 

2010


Donald Kossmann named an ACM Fellow

December 2010


ECC Annual Workshop 2010, Feusisberg, Switzerland

November 2010


René Müller has received the prestigious Fritz-Kutter Award for his PhD dissertation "Data Stream Processing on Embedded Devices". The award recognizes research in Computer Science that is specially relevant to industry and practice.

October 2010


 

2009


Carsten Binnig, Senior Researcher at the Systems Group, took up a position at SAP, Walldorf, Germany.

November 2009


Route 66 Event, ETH, Zurich

October 2009


ECC Annual Workshop 09, Lucerne, Switzerland

October 2009