The 5th Extremely Large Databases Conference & Workshop (XLDB 2011)

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External Event

PlanetData is supporting its partner CWI on participating the 5th XLDB Conference & Workshop on October 18-20, 2011. It was held in SLAC, Menlo Park, CA, USA. In response to the exploding need for systems and tools capable of managing and analysing extremely large data sets, CWI has co-organized the 5th Extremely Large Database Conference together with the National e-Science Center in Edinburgh.

The main goals of the conference are:

  • Encourage and accelerate the exchange of ideas between users trying to build extremely large databases worldwide and database solution providers.
  • Share lessons, trends, innovations, and challenges related to building extremely large databases.
  • Facilitate the development and growth of practical technologies for extremely large databases.
  • Strengthen, expand, and engage the XLDB community.

This year, the XLDB conference focuses on practical solutions.