Computer Sciences Dept.

Raghu Ramakrishnan

Professor of Computer Sciences

Research Interests

Database systems. In particular, Big Data, cloud computing, data marketplaces, semantics-driven information services, and web-scale data management

I AM NOW AT Microsoft, heading the Information Services Lab (ISL)

The best way to reach me is to send email to first-name AT microsoft DOT com

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Selected Professional Activities

Ramakrishnan is Chair of ACM SIGMOD (Management of Data), on the Board of Trustees of the VLDB Endowment and the Board of Directors of ACM SIGKDD (Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining), an associate editor of ACM Transactions on Database Systems, recently served as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, and has maintained the dbworld mailing list since creating it in 1987. He was CTO and Founder of QUIQ, a company that pioneered the use of mass collaboration for customer support. He serves regularly on the program committees of conferences in the areas of database management systems, data mining, and the Web.

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