Daniel S. Berger

Phd Student

 

     Address   DISCO | Distributed Computer Systems Lab
Computer Science Department
University of Kaiserslautern
PO box 3049, 67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany
    Phone   +49.631.205.3295
    E-mail   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (PGP 0x1D7581A0 )
    Location   Building 36, room 431
         
    Advisor:   Jens Schmitt
    Interests:   performance of content delivery systems, caching analysis, queueing theory
     

News

Find a complete list of my publications (+PDFs) here.

Find more information about me on DBLP, Google Scholar, ACM DL, Google+, or my personal website.

Research Projects

Selected Publications (full list, Google Scholar, my personal webpage)

Teaching Experience

2016     89-4245: Performance Evaluation of Distributed Systems (lecturer & organizer)
2015     89-4245: Performance Evaluation of Distributed Systems (lecturer & organizer)
2014     89-4271: Mobile Computing (TA)
2013     89-4111: Distributed and Networked Systems (TA)
2009     89-0013: Communication Systems (TA)

Research Visits

  • Carnegie Mellon University, hosted by Mor Harchol-Balter (Mar-May, Sept-Dec 2015)
  • University of Warwick, hosted by Florin Ciucu (Nov/Dec 2013, Jul 2014, Jan 2015)
  • University of Brescia, hosted by Francesco Gringoli (Jul, Oct 2013, Oct 2014)
  • Telekom Innovation Laboratories (T-Labs), Berlin, internship advised by Florin Ciucu (Feb-Oct 2013)
  • ETH Zurich, department ITET, graduate studies, with Prof. Plattner (Jul 2012 - Feb 2013)
  • University of Waterloo, Cheriton School of Computerscience, visiting scholar with Prof. Martin Karsten (May-Oct 2011)

 Invited Talks

2017     "Orchestrating the Hot Object Cache in a CDN", Google, Boston, 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 & Technology Center, Pittsburgh, September 2016.
      “Towards Analytical Cache Models for Feedforward Networks.” GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems, Münster, 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 analsis of TTL caches.” Probability seminar, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University, Providence, USA. May 2015.
      “New mathematical techniques for the analsis 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, armasuisse (Federal Department of Defence of Switzerland), 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.

Refeering

  • Transactions on Storage (2016), Transactions on Mobile Computing (2016), Computer Networks
    (2016), Performance Evaluation (2014–2015)
  • Exernal reviewer for: ACM SIGMETRICS (2017), IEEE INFOCOM (2013–2016), IFIP Networking (2016), MobiHoc (2015), Val-
    uetools (2013-2015), ITC (2014), RTSS (2013)

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