Last week, on 4 and 8 February, Dimitrios Vasilas, our partner from Scality, participated in the 4th GDR RSD and ASF Winter School on Distributed Systems and Networks, which took place in the village of Pleynet, Sept Laux. The paper “Towards tunable querying in distributed data stores”, which was presented in this edition, is directly related to […]
The LightKone European project is now on Medium, a blog platform in which content with a big worldwide community can be shared. Every month, the project will share a blog post regarding the corresponding activity of their partners. This posts can be reached by industrial and academic entities.
An article entitled “Efficient Synchronization of State-based CRDTs”, authored by Vítor Enes, Paulo Sérgio Almeida and Carlos Baquero, our partners from INESC TEC, together with João Leitão, our partner from NOVA LINCS, was accepted for publication in the 35th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2019). This article results from an MSc thesis about CRDTs. CRDTs are key components in […]
One of Peter van Roy and Seif Haridi book’s chapter, entitled “Programming paradigms for dummies: what every programmer should know”, was discussed in the “The Morning Paper” this week. The chapter gives an introduction to the main programming paradigms and presents a taxonomy of about 30 useful programming paradigms, showing how they relate. For more […]
Peter Van Roy, LightKone coordinator, gave a talk at CETIC, an industrial research laboratory, on January 24, in Charleroi, Belgium. The whole talk was based on LiRA, LightKone Reference Architecture, and was entitled “Practical Edge Computing with LiRA”. This talk was organized as part of CETIC Workshop on Edge Computing.
Server Khalilov is the new master student of the LightKone European project with the thesis entitled “Offline Caching in Web Applications for AntidoteDB”. The defence date was January 11, 2019, at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern, and the advisors were Annette Bieniusa and Arnd Poetzsch-Heffter, both from Technical University of Kaiserslautern. The code related with this MSc […]
Dagstuhl Workshop on Data Consistency in Distributed Systems: Algorithms, Programs, and Databases. Dagstuhl Seminar 18091, Wadern, Germany, Feb. 25 – Mar. 2, 2018. Organized by Annette Bieniusa, Alexey Gotsman, Bettina Kemme, and Marc Shapiro.
LightKone got a new modern website which is currently hosted at INESC TEC.
Documentation for the Lasp programming system is now publicly available at https://lasp-lang.readme.io!
Lasp technology developed in LightKone and SyncFree is being used by companies Space-Time Insight and Comcast Communications. Lasp is a programming language and platform for doing computations on an edge network, being developed in Erlang as part of LightKone. Space-Time Insight (formerly GoFactory) and ComCast Communications are using parts of the Lasp platform in production […]