Vivek Narasayya

Vivek Narasayya
PRINCIPAL RESEARCHER
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Research Interests

  • Self-tuning database systems, Physical database design
  • Performance monitoring, diagnostics and tuning of databases
  • Query processing and optimization
  • Multi-tenant database systems, performance isolation

 

Professional Activities

  • PC Co-Chair
    • VLDB 2012 (Industrial track)
    • SMDB 2011
  • Program Committee:
    • ACM SIGMOD 2003, 2008 (Industrial track), 2012
    • PVLDB 2008-2010, VLDB 2006 (Core DB track)
    • ACM CIKM 2004, 2012 (Senior PC member)
    • Clean DB Workshop 2007
    • COMAD 2009, 2011, 2012
    • DBTest 2010
    • IEEE ICDE 2002, 2011 (Industrial Track), 2012
    • SMDB 2008
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Panelist
  • National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Panelist: Committee on State Voter Registration Databases, 2007.
  • National Academy of Engineering (NAE), Frontiers of Engineering Symposium Attendee, 2008.
  • Co-organized the UW-MSR 2010 Summer Institute on Cloud Data Services: Challenges and Opportunities

 

Invited Talks, Tutorials

  • Vivek Narasayya. New Frontiers in Business Intelligence. Keynote at Web Age Information Management (WAIM), 2011, China.
  • Surajit Chaudhuri, Vivek Narasayya. New Frontiers in Business Intelligence. VLDB 2011, Seattle, USA.
  • Vivek Narsayya. SQL Server Query Optimizer, and Reflections on Query Optimization. May 2010, Stanford University.
  • Surajit Chaudhuri, Vivek Narasayya. "Self-Tuning Database Systems: A Decade of Progress". VLDB 2007, Vienna, Austria. Invited Talk for 10-year Best Paper Award.
  • Vivek Narasayya. "Recent Advances in Self-Tuning Database Systems". Keynote talk at International Workshop on Automated Performance Tuning (iWAPT) 2007, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Vivek Narasayya. "Microsoft SQL Server Query Optimizer". May 2007, Stanford University.
  • Vivek Narasayya. "AutoAdmin: Towards Self-Tuning Databases". Nov 2002, Nov 2003, Stanford University.

 

Publications

    2013

    2012

    2011

    • Nicolas Bruno, Surajit Chaudhuri, Arnd Christian König, Vivek Narasayya, Ravi Ramamurthy, and Manoj Syamala, AutoAdmin Project at Microsoft Research: Lessons Learned, in Bulletin of the IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Data Engineering, IEEE Computer Society, December 2011

    2010

    2009

    2008

    2007

    2006

    2005

    2004

    2003

    2002

    2001

    Parting 'Shot'

    Reality is an illusion caused by caffeine deficiency.

    Collaborators
    Sanjay Agrawal

    Venky Ganti

    Vivian Zhang

    Yuri Siradeghyan