A demonstration of SciDB: A scienceoriented DBMS

P. Cudre-Mauroux, H. Kimura, K. T. Lim, R. Rogers, R. Simako, E. Soroush, P. Velikhov, D. L. Wang, M. Balazinska, J. Becla, D. D. Dewitt, B. Heath, D. Maie, S. Madden, J. Patel, M. Stonebraker, S. Z. Zdonik

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Abstract

In CIDR 2009, we presented a collection of requirements for SciDB, a DBMS that wouldmeet the needs of scientific users. These included a nested-array data model, science-specific operations such as regrid, and support for uncertainty, lineage, and named versions. In this paper, we present an overview of SciDB's key features and outline a demonstration of the first version of SciDB on data and op-erations from one of our lighthouse users, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1534-1537
Number of pages4
JournalProceedings of the VLDB Endowment
Volume2
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2009

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  • Computer Science (miscellaneous)
  • Computer Science(all)

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    Cudre-Mauroux, P., Kimura, H., Lim, K. T., Rogers, R., Simako, R., Soroush, E., Velikhov, P., Wang, D. L., Balazinska, M., Becla, J., Dewitt, D. D., Heath, B., Maie, D., Madden, S., Patel, J., Stonebraker, M., & Zdonik, S. Z. (2009). A demonstration of SciDB: A scienceoriented DBMS. Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment, 2(2), 1534-1537. https://doi.org/10.14778/1687553.1687584