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Daniel S. Berger

Postdoctoral Fellow

Computer Science Department
Carnegie Mellon University

On the academic job market for Fall 2019 (CV).

Email: dsberger [at] ignore cmu [dot] edu
Office: Gates Hillman Center 7225
Office hours: Thursday 1:30pm (Spring 2018)

Research interests: caching systems, tail latency,
distributed systems.

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Publications

Teaching (more details in my CV)

Current

Past

Past (pre CMU)

Invited Talks

 2018     "Towards Tail Latency-Aware Caching in Large Web Services", Google, Sunnyvale, June 2018.
      "Towards Tail Latency-Aware Caching in Large Web Services", Facebook, Menlo Park, June 2018.
      "Pushing the limits for CDN first level cache hit ratios", Verizon Digital Media Services, Los Angeles, June 2018.
 2017     "Can caching be used to resolve data center load imbalances?", Microsoft Research, New York City, September 2017.
      "Can caching be used to resolve data center load imbalances?", The New York Times Tech Lab, New York City, April 2017.
      "Orchestrating the Hot Object Cache in a CDN", Google, Boston, March 2017.
      "Orchestrating the Hot Object Cache in a CDN", University of Massachusetts, Amherst, March 2017.
 2016 "Optimization of CDN Memory Caches", Facebook, Menlo Park, October 2016.
      "Maximizing Cache Hit Ratios of CDN Memory Caches with Adaptive Size-Aware Admission Control", Intel Science and Technology Center, Pittsburgh, September 2016.
      "Towards Analytical Cache Models for Feedforward Networks." GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems, Muenster, Germany. April 2016.
2015     "Performance Analysis of Caching under Variable Object Sizes." SQUALL seminar series, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA. November 2015.
      "New mathematical techniques for the analysis of TTL caches." Probability seminar, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University, Providence, USA. May 2015.
      "New mathematical techniques for the analysis of TTL caches." SQUALL seminar series, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA. April 2015.
      "Rambling Thoughts on Cache Attacks." Cyber Alp Retreat, Federal Department of Defense of Switzerland (armasuisse), Meiringen, Switzerland. January 2015.
2014     "A Practical Perspective on Adversarial Queueing Theory." NDS seminar series, David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada. May 2015.

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