Beijing Chapter

This is the the Beijing chapter of Papers We Love.

We are a study group of academic/research papers of computer science in Beijing. We'd love to share knowledge, join discussions, and talk about the hard stuff in this field.

We follow the Papers We Love Code of Conduct. We are open to people from different backgrounds and we respect human and community.

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PWL Beijing : Zhang Kai on PacificA Replication and Jiang on Amazon Aurora

Map Date/Time: 2019-08-11 02:00pm Location: Hailong Building - 1 Zhongguancun St, Haidian Qu

We will be talking about two classic papers of distributed storage systems in this event.

PacificA: Replication in Log-Based Distributed Storage Systems

An influential paper describing the experience in designing and implementing replication for commonly used log-based storage systems. It gives a general replication framework that is simple, practical, and strongly consistent.

This paper will be talked by Kai Zhang, Cofounder & CTO of SmartX.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/research/wp-content/uploads/2008/02/tr-2008-25.pdf

Amazon Aurora: Design Considerations for High Throughput Cloud-Native Relational Databases

A very famous paper by Amazon about the design of massively-deployed Amazon Aurora, cloud-native database. It describes how doing so not only reduces network traffic, but also allows for fast crash recovery, failoveā€¦

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