报告题目：Big Data Analytics: Past, Present and Future
Big Data Analytics is about efficiently extracting knowledge from data. It has a wide range of applications in exploratory analysis applications. The components of current big data systems are data collection, storage, integration, indexing and analytics. In this seminar, I will introduce the history of big data analytics, then we know what exactly big data is. Next, I will elaborate the advantages and limitations in current big data analytical systems/techniques. Last, I will briefly present the recent big data analytics research works in my group and summarize the technical challenges of big data analytics both in academia and industry.
Dr. Bo Tang is an assistant professor in Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology. His main research interests are big data analytics and database system. His research works always published at the top-tier data management conferences and journals (e.g., SIGMOD, PVLDB, TKDE) . Until now, two of his research works have been transferred to industry products: Microsoft PowerBI and CWI MonetDB. He also was a visiting researcher in MSRA (Beijing) and CWI (Amsterdam).