Ed Borasky

Biography

M. Edward (Ed) Borasky is an applied mathematician and computer scientist with interests ranging from computer performance engineering to algorithmic composition and synthesis of music. His open source interests include Linux, Ruby, PostgreSQL and R.

Open Source Bridge 2009 Birds of a Feather

Sessions for this user

* Linux Server Profiling

A number of open source tools exist that make profiling Linux servers easier. These tools include traditional Unix utilities like "sar" and "iostat", but they also include some tools that go deep into the processors and I/O subsystems.
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Ed Borasky

Open Source Bridge 2009

Proposals for this user

* Data Visualization With GGobi -- A Hands-On Tutorial

GGobi is an award-winning open source data analysis and visualization tool. This hands-on tutorial will focus on visual methods for classification, also known as supervised machine learning. Install packages and sample data tested on Ubuntu, openSUSE and Fedora will be provided.
Chemistry 2009-03-30 23:05:27 +0000
Ed Borasky

* Open Source Tools In Computational Finance

Computational finance is a topic on many peoples' minds in the current economic climate. Over the years, an impressive body of open source software has been developed in computational finance. In this talk, I'll review the major open source CF tools and demonstrate an application of them to some financial time series taken from recent market activity.
Chemistry 2009-04-05 19:12:23 +0000
Ed Borasky

* Troubleshooting Linux I/O Performance With Open Source Tools

While the Linux I/O architecture is complex, a number of open source tools exist that make finding bottlenecks easier. These tools include traditional Unix utilities like "iostat", but they also include some tools that go deep into the block layer and give you information about major events in the life of every I/O operation.
Chemistry 2009-01-27 01:10:25 +0000
Ed Borasky