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Make Data Work
March 28–29, 2016: Training
March 29–31, 2016: Conference
San Jose, CA
Yinglian Xie

Yinglian Xie
CEO, DataVisor

Website | @datavisor

Yinglian Xie is the CEO and cofounder of DataVisor, a startup in the area of big data analytics for security. Yinglian has been working in the area of internet security and privacy for over 10 years and has helped improve the security of billions of online users. Her work combines parallel-computing techniques, algorithms for mining large datasets, and security-domain knowledge into new solutions that prevent and combat a wide variety of attacks targeting consumer-facing online services. Prior to DataVisor, Yinglian was a senior researcher at Microsoft Research Silicon Valley, where she shipped a series of new techniques in production. She has been widely published in top conferences and served on the committees of many of them. Yinglian holds a PhD in computer science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Sessions

4:20pm–5:00pm Wednesday, 03/30/2016
Security

Location: LL21 B
Tags: real-time
Yinglian Xie (DataVisor)
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Yinglian Xie describes the anatomy of modern online services, where large armies of malicious accounts hide among legitimate users and conduct a variety of attacks. Yinglian demonstrates how the Spark framework can facilitate early detection of these types of attacks by analyzing billions of user actions. Read more.