I would like to thank all members of the C-Store team – at Brandeis University: Mitch Cherniack, Nga Tran, Adam
Batkin, and Tien Hoang; at Brown University: Stan Zdonik, Alexander Rasin, and Tingjian Ge; at UMass Boston:
Pat O’Neil, Betty O’Neil, and Xuedong Chen; at University ofWisconsin Madison: David DeWitt; at Vertica: Andy
Palmer, Chuck Bear, Omer Trajman, Shilpa Lawande, Carty Castaldi, Nabil Hachem (and many others); and atMIT:
Mike Stonebraker, Samuel Madden, Stavros Harizopoulos, Miguel Ferreira, Daniel Myers, Adam Marcus, Edmond
Lau, Velen Liang, and Amersin Lin.