WBDB: Workshop on Big Data Benchmarks

Advancing Big Data Benchmarks

Proceedings of the 2013 Workshop Series on Big Data Benchmarking, WBDB.cn, Xi'an, China, July16-17, 2013 and WBDB.us, San José, CA, USA, October 9-10, 2013, Revised Selected Papers

  • Tilmann Rabl
  • Nambiar Raghunath
  • Meikel Poess
  • Milind Bhandarkar
  • Hans-Arno Jacobsen
  • Chaitanya Baru
Conference proceedings WBDB 2013

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-10596-3

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8585)

Table of contents (15 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Big Data Benchmarks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. A BigBench Implementation in the Hadoop Ecosystem
      Badrul Chowdhury, Tilmann Rabl, Pooya Saadatpanah, Jiang Du, Hans-Arno Jacobsen
      Pages 3-18
    3. A Mid-Flight Synopsis of the BG Social Networking Benchmark
      Shahram Ghandeharizadeh, Sumita Barahmand
      Pages 19-31
    4. A Micro-benchmark Suite for Evaluating Hadoop RPC on High-Performance Networks
      Xiaoyi Lu, Md. Wasi-ur-Rahman, Nusrat Sharmin Islam, Dhabaleswar K. (DK) Panda
      Pages 32-42
    5. Big Data Benchmark - Big DS
      Jun-Ming Zhao, Wen-Shuan Wang, Xian Liu, You-Fu Chen
      Pages 49-57
    6. WGB: Towards a Universal Graph Benchmark
      Khaled Ammar, M. Tamer Özsu
      Pages 58-72
    7. HcBench: Methodology, Development, and Full-System Characterization of a Customer Usage Representative Big Data/Hadoop Benchmark
      Vikram A. Saletore, Karthik Krishnan, Vish Viswanathan, Matthew E. Tolentino
      Pages 73-93
  3. Applications and Scenarios

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 95-95
    2. Big Data Workloads Drawn from Real-Time Analytics Scenarios Across Three Deployed Solutions
      Tao Zhong, Kshitij Doshi, Xi Tang, Ting Lou, Zhongyan Lu, Hong Li
      Pages 97-104
  4. Tools, Systems, and Surveys

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Big Data Operations: Basis for Benchmarking a Data Grid
      Arcot Rajasekar, Reagan Moore, Shu Huang, Yufeng Xin
      Pages 123-137
    3. BDGS: A Scalable Big Data Generator Suite in Big Data Benchmarking
      Zijian Ming, Chunjie Luo, Wanling Gao, Rui Han, Qiang Yang, Lei Wang et al.
      Pages 138-154
    4. Big Data Cloud-Based Advisory System
      Vladimir Suvorov
      Pages 171-178
    5. MPP SQL Engines: Architectural Choices and Their Implications on Benchmarking
      Ravi Chandran, K. T. Sridhar, M. A. Sakkeer
      Pages 179-192
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 203-203

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed joint proceedings of the Third and Fourth Workshop on Big Data Benchmarking. The third WBDB was held in Xi'an, China, in July 2013 and the Fourth WBDB was held in San José, CA, USA, in October, 2013. The 15 papers presented in this book were carefully reviewed and selected from 33 presentations. They focus on big data benchmarks; applications and scenarios; tools, systems and surveys.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Tilmann Rabl
    • 1
  • Nambiar Raghunath
    • 2
  • Meikel Poess
    • 3
  • Milind Bhandarkar
    • 4
  • Hans-Arno Jacobsen
    • 5
  • Chaitanya Baru
    • 6
  1. 1.University of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Cisco Systems, Inc.San JoséUSA
  3. 3.Oracle CorporationRedwood ShoresUSA
  4. 4.Pivotal Software, Inc.Palo AltoUSA
  5. 5.University of TorontoTorontoCanada
  6. 6.University of California at San DiegoLa JollaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-10595-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-10596-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349