Encyclopedia of Big Data Technologies

Editors: Sakr, Sherif, Zomaya, Albert (Eds.)

  • Presents 300+ entries covering key concepts and terms in the broad field of machine learning
  • Updates and informs through in-depth essays and definitions, historical background, key applications, and bibliographies
  • Supports quick and efficient discovery of information through extensive cross-references
  • Opens the field to those inquiring into this fast-growing area of research
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The Encyclopedia of Big Data Technologies provides researchers, educators, students and industry professionals with a comprehensive authority over the most relevant Big Data Technology concepts. With over 300 articles written by worldwide subject matter experts from both industry and academia, the encyclopedia covers topics such as big data storage systems, NoSQL database, cloud computing, distributed systems, data processing, data management, machine learning and social technologies, data science.  Each peer-reviewed, highly structured entry provides the reader with basic terminology, subject overviews, key research results, application examples, future directions, cross references and a bibliography. The entries are expository and tutorial, making this reference a practical resource for students, academics, or professionals. In addition, the distinguished, international editorial board of the encyclopedia consists of well-respected scholars, each developing topics based upon their expertise.

 

 

About the authors

Sherif Sakr is currently a Professor of Computer Science at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences. He is also affiliated with The School of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at University of New South Wales (UNSW Australia) and Data61/CSIRO (formerly NICTA). He received his PhD degree in Computer and Information Science from Konstanz University, Germany in 2007. He received his BSc and MSc degrees in Computer Science from the Information Systems department at the Faculty of Computers and Information in Cairo University, Egypt, in 2000 and 2003 respectively. In 2008 and 2009, Sherif held an Adjunct Lecturer position at the Department of Computing of Macquarie University, Australia. Prof. Sakr held a visiting Researcher/Professor appointments in international reputable research and academic institutes including Microsoft Research, Redmond, USA (2011), Nokia Bell Labs, Ireland - Formerly Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs (2012), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany (2015), University of Zurich, Switzerland (2016), Technical University of Dresden, Germany (2016). In 2013, Sherif has been awarded the Stanford Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate. Prof. Sakr is an ACM Senior Member and an IEEE Senior Member. He is also an ACM distinguished speaker and an IEEE Distinguished Speaker. 
Albert Y. Zomaya is the  Chair Professor of High Performance Computing & Networking and  Australian Research Council Professorial Fellow in the School of Information Technologies, Sydney University. He is also the  Director of the Centre for Distributed and High Performance Computing which was established in late 2009. He served as the Editor in Chief of the  IEEE Transactions on Computers (2011-2014) and was elected recently as a Founding Editor in Chief for the newly established  IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing. Dr. Zomaya also serves as an associate editor for 22 leading journals, such as, the  ACM Computing Surveys,  ACM Transactions on Internet Technology,  IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, and  IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems. Dr. Zomaya is the Founding Editor of several book series, such as, the  Wiley Book Series on Parallel and Distributed Computing and  Springer Scalable Computing and Communications. Dr. Zomaya is the recipient of the  IEEE Technical Committee on Parallel Processing Outstanding Service Award (2011), the  IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing Medal for Excellence in Scalable Computing (2011), and the IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement  Award (2014). He is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of AAAS, IEEE, and IET. Dr. Zomaya’s research interests are in the areas of parallel and distributed computing and complex systems.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Encyclopedia of Big Data Technologies
Editors
  • Sherif Sakr
  • Albert Zomaya
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
Print ISBN
978-3-319-77524-1
eReference ISBN
978-3-319-77525-8
Print + eBook ISBN
978-3-319-77526-5
Edition Number
1
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