Rusty Sears introduces REEF along with examples of computational frameworks, including interactive sessions, iterative graph processing, bulk synchronous computations, Hive queries, and MapReduce.
Rusty Sears is a member of Microsoft's Cloud Information Services Lab, where he works on infrastructure for large-scale hosted services. In addition to his work on REEF, he has an interest in log-structured indexing and persistent storage for serving workloads. Prior to Microsoft, he worked on backend storage and services for mobile and large-scale applications at Yahoo! Research.
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