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30:19

Load Balancing is Impossible

Posted by Tyler McMullen  on  Dec 31, 2016 5 Posted by Tyler McMullen  on  Dec 31, 2016 5

Tyler McMullen discusses load balancing techniques and algorithms such as Randomized Least-conns, Join-Idle-Queue, and Load Interpretation.

45:02

Algorithms for Animation

Posted by Courtney Hemphill  on  Oct 02, 2016 Posted by Courtney Hemphill  on  Oct 02, 2016

Courtney Hemphill walks through the basic principles of animation design and the simple formulas that can be used to create robust animations.

46:31

Unorthodox Paths to High Performance

Posted by Alex Rasmussen  on  Aug 21, 2016 Posted by Alex Rasmussen  on  Aug 21, 2016

Alex Rasmussen examines some lessons learned while building record-setting sorting systems at UC San Diego.

34:07

Distributed Consensus: Making the Impossible Possible

Posted by Heidi Howard  on  Jun 28, 2016 Posted by Heidi Howard  on  Jun 28, 2016

Heidi Howard explores how to construct resilient distributed systems on top of unreliable components. Howard discusses which algorithms are best suited to different situations.

32:32

Detecting Anomalies in Streaming Data, Evaluating Algorithms for Real-World Use

Posted by Alexander Lavin  on  Jun 01, 2016 Posted by Alexander Lavin  on  Jun 01, 2016

Alexander Lavin introduces the Numenta Anomaly Benchmark (NAB), a framework for evaluating anomaly detection algorithms on streaming data.

43:53

The Quest for Low-latency with Concurrent Java

Posted by Martin Thompson  on  Mar 31, 2016 Posted by Martin Thompson  on  Mar 31, 2016

Martin Thompson focuses on algorithms which provide very high throughput while keeping latency low and predictable, discussing the concurrency theory and implementing these algorithms in Java 8.

51:29

The Raft Consensus Algorithm

Posted by Diego Ongaro  on  Mar 02, 2016 Posted by Diego Ongaro  on  Mar 02, 2016

Diego Ongaro introduces Raft, a consensus algorithm for managing a replicated log by separating the key elements of consensus and reducing the number of states that must be considered.

34:23

It Probably Works

Posted by Tyler McMullen  on  Jan 01, 2016 Posted by Tyler McMullen  on  Jan 01, 2016

Tyler McMullen discusses how probabilistic algorithms actually work in practice and how to know they'll be safe and reliable in critical production systems.

33:45

Mini-talks: Machine Intelligence, Algorithms for Anti-Money Laundering, Blockchain

Posted by David Beyer  on  Aug 02, 2015 Posted by David Beyer Olaf Carlson-Wee Richard Minerich  on  Aug 02, 2015

Mini-talks: The Machine Intelligence Landscape: A Venture Capital Perspective. The future of global, trustless transactions on the largest graph: blockchain. Algorithms for Anti-Money Laundering

09:41

Cybertron: Pushing the Limit on I/O Reduction in Data-Parallel Programs

Posted by Tian Xiao  on  May 29, 2015 Posted by Tian Xiao Jiaxing Zhang Chencheng Ye Wenguang Chen Zhenyu Guo Hucheng Zhou Xu Zhao Xi Wang Wei Lin Lidong Zhou  on  May 29, 2015

The authors introduce Cybertron, a new tool for reducing I/O operations in data-parallel programs through a constraint-based encoding.

18:19

ASPIRE:Exploiting Asynchronous Parallelism in Iterative Algorithms using a Relaxed Consistency-based DSM

Posted by Keval Vora  on  May 14, 2015 Posted by Keval Vora Sai Charan Koduru Rajiv Gupta  on  May 14, 2015

The authors present a relaxed memory consistency model and consistency protocol that tolerate communication latency and minimize the use of stale values, outperforming other models.

47:55

The Quest for the One True Parser

Posted by Terence Parr  on  Feb 15, 2015 1 Posted by Terence Parr  on  Feb 15, 2015 1

Terence Parr shows the key practical advances in parsing from the last 25 years, provides algorithm comparisons, and separates the promises from reality.

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