Asynchronous Graph Pattern Matching on Multiprocessor Systems

  • Alexander KrauseEmail author
  • Annett Ungethüm
  • Thomas Kissinger
  • Dirk Habich
  • Wolfgang Lehner
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 767)


Pattern matching on large graphs is the foundation for a variety of application domains. Strict latency requirements and continuously increasing graph sizes demand the usage of highly parallel in-memory graph processing engines that need to consider non-uniform memory access (NUMA) and concurrency issues to scale up on modern multiprocessor systems. To tackle these aspects, graph partitioning becomes increasingly important. Hence, we present a technique to process graph pattern matching on NUMA systems in this paper. As a scalable pattern matching processing infrastructure, we leverage a data-oriented architecture that preserves data locality and minimizes concurrency-related bottlenecks on NUMA systems. We show in detail, how graph pattern matching can be asynchronously processed on a multiprocessor system.



This work is partly funded within the DFG-CRC 912 (HAEC).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander Krause
    • 1
    Email author
  • Annett Ungethüm
    • 1
  • Thomas Kissinger
    • 1
  • Dirk Habich
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Lehner
    • 1
  1. 1.Database Systems GroupTechnische Universität DresdenDresdenGermany

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