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Patrick Stuedi, Research Staff Member at IBM

Patrick Stuedi

Research Staff Member, IBM

I’m a member of the research staff at IBM research Zurich. My research interests are in distributed systems, networking and operating systems. I graduated with a PhD from ETH Zurich in 2008 and spent two years (2008-2010) as a Postdoc at Microsoft Research Silicon Valley. My current work is about exploiting fast network and storage hardware in data processing systems.

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Running Apache Spark on a High-Performance Cluster Using RDMA and NVMe Flash

Effectively leveraging fast networking and storage hardware (e.g., RDMA, NVMe, etc.) in Apache Spark remains challenging. Current ways to integrate the hardware at the operating system level fall short, as the hardware performance advantages are… Read more