Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


March 2017 Vol. 40 No. 1   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the Special Issue Editor   Tim Kraska 2

Special Issue on Distributed Data Management with RDMA

RDMA Reads: To Use or Not to Use?   Aleksandar Dragojević, Dushyanth Narayanan, Miguel Castro 3
Designing Databases for Future High-Performance Networks   Claude Barthels, Gustavo Alonso, Torsten Hoefler 15
Rethinking Distributed Query Execution on High-Speed Networks    
    Abdallah Salama, Carsten Binnig, Tim Kraska, Ansgar Scherp, Tobias Ziegler 27
Crail: A High-Performance I/O Architecture for Distributed Data Processing   Patrick  
    Stuedi, Animesh Trivedi, Jonas Pfefferle, Radu Stoica, Bernard Metzler, Nikolas Ioannou, Ioannis Koltsidas 38
Scalable and Distributed Key-Value Store-based Data Management Using RDMA-Memcached    
    Xiaoyi Lu, Dipti Shankar, Dhabaleswar K. (DK) Panda 50
Beyond Simple Request Processing with RAMCloud    
    Chinmay Kulkarni, Aniraj Kesavan, Robert Ricci, Ryan Stutsman 62

Announcements and Notices

ICDE 2017 Conference   70
TCDE Membership Form   backcover