Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


March 2012 Vol. 35 No. 1   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the Special Issue Editor   Peter Boncz 2

Special Issue on Column Store Systems

Virtuoso, a Hybrid RDBMS/Graph Column Store   Orri Erling 3
Business Analytics in (a) Blink    
    Ronald Barber, Peter Bendel, Marco Czech, Oliver Draese, Frederick Ho, Namik Hrle, Stratos Idreos, Min-  
    Soo Kim, Oliver Koeth, Jae-Gil Lee, Tianchao Tim Li, Guy Lohman, Konstantinos Morfonios, Rene Mueller,  
    Keshava Murthy, Ippokratis Pandis, Lin Qiao, Vijayshankar Raman, Richard Sidle, Knut Stolze, Sandor Szabo 9
Columnar Storage in SQL Server 2012   Per-Ake Larson, Eric N. Hanson, Susan L. Price 15
Vectorwise: Beyond Column Stores   Marcin Zukowski, Peter Boncz 21
The SAP HANA Database -- An Architecture Overview    
    Franz Faerber, Norman May, Wolfgang Lehner, Philipp Große, Ingo Müller, Hannes Rauhe, Jonathan Dees 28
A Rough-Columnar RDBMS Engine -- A Case Study of Correlated Subqueries    
    Dominik Selzak, Piotr Synak, Janusz Borkowski, Jakub Wróblewski, Graham Toppin 34
MonetDB: Two Decades of Research in Column-oriented Database Architectures    
    Stratos Idreos, Fabian Groffen, Niels Nes, Stefan Manegold, Sjoerd Mullender, Martin Kersten 40
HyPer: Adapting Columnar Main-Memory Data Management for Transactional AND Query Processing    
    Alfons Kemper, Thomas Neumann, Florian Funke, Viktor Leis, Henrik Mühe 46
An overview of HYRISE - a Main Memory Hybrid Storage Engine    
    Martin Grund, Philippe Cudre-Mauroux, Jens Krueger, Samuel Madden, Hasso Plattner 52

Announcements and Notices

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