Distributed Systems

Distributed Systems

Our world is being dramatically changed by the advent of distributed systems on the scale of the Internet.  Recently, such distributed systems concepts as cloud computing, MapReduce/Hadoop, online Web services, peer-to-peer networks, distributed networked games, content delivery networks, volunteer computing like SETI@Home and Folding@Home, etc. have emerged as tremendously successful paradigms.  At CU, we’re investigating the following projects:



Xinyu Xing, Yu-Li Liang, Hanqiang Cheng, Jianxun Dang, Sui Huang, Richard Han, Xue Liu, Qin Lv, Shivakant Mishra, “SafeVchat: Detecting Obscene Content and Misbehaving Users in Online Video Chat Services”, In World Wide Web Conference (WWW), 2011.