Organizers: Ethan Gunderson, Ryan Briones

Jun20Mon 6:00PM

The End of an Architectural Era and Lightning Talks

Event Organizer: Ethan Gunderson Group 11 RSVPS Event Time: June 20, 2011 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM Date_add Export to Calendar


6:00pm - 6:30pm Food and socializing

6:30pm - 7:15pm Discussion: "The End of an Architectural Era" (Michael Stonebraker & al); lead by Ginny Hendry

Read "The End of an Architectural Era" in the month leading up to ChicagoDB. Then, during the first part of our session we will discuss together highlights from this paper; what we found interesting, confusing and applicable to our every day work.

The paper is available from

7:30pm - 8:30pm Lightning Talks

We're going to mix it up a bit this month and do some lightning talks! Are you doing something cool with a NoSQL database? Are you scaling MySQL to unheard of heights? We want to hear about it!

If you're interested, send your name and talk title to We'll be posting talks as we get them!

Here's what we have lined up so far:


Space and food sponsored by Obtiva



566 West Adams, Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60661

Who's Coming

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    • Eric M.
    • Ryan B.
    • Noel M.
    • Jon H.
    • Viral P.
    • Ginny H.
    • Ethan G.
    • John W.
    • Tim K.
    • Neil M.
    • Fred B.

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