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Vatche Isahagian

Assistant Professor, Computer Information Systems
Ph.D., Boston University, 2013
Office: Smith Technology Center 407 | 781.891._2974 |
Department Phone: 781.891._2911

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Awards and Honors

2015, IBM First Patent Application Award, IBM
2015, IBM Manager's Choice Award , IBM
2013, Research Excellence Award, Boston University, Computer Science Department
2012, Best paper award, ACM/IFIP/USENIX Middleware conference
2011, Teaching Fellow Excellence Award, Boston University, Computer Science Department


Journal Article(s)
Bhattacharjee, B., Boag, S., Doshi, C., Dube, P., Herta, B., Ishakian, V., Jayaram, K., Khalaf, R., Krishna, A., Li, Y., others, . (2017). IBM deep learning service. IBM Journal of Research and Development, 61 (4).

Ishakian, V., Sweha, R., Bestavros, A. (2017). AngelCast: Cloud-based peer-assisted live streaming using optimized multi-tree construction. COMPUTER COMMUNICATIONS, 111, 14-28.

Atighetchi, M., Ishakian, V., Loyall, J., Pal, P., Sinclair, A., Grant, R. (2014). Metrinome: Continuous Monitoring and Security Validation of Distributed Systems. AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB ROME NY INFORMATION DIRECTORATE.

Esposito, F., Matta, I., Ishakian, V. (2013). Slice Embedding Solutions for Distributed Service Architectures. ACM COMPUTING SURVEYS, 46 (1).

Erd\"os, D\'ora, ., Ishakian, V., Lapets, A., Terzi, E., Bestavros, A. (2012). The filter-placement problem and its application to minimizing information multiplicity. Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment, 5 (5), 418--429.

Ishakian, V., Akinwumi, J., Esposito, F., Matta, I. (2012). On supporting mobility and multihoming in recursive internet architectures. COMPUTER COMMUNICATIONS, 35 (13), 1561-1573.

Mansour, N., Isahakian, V., Ghalayini, I. (2011). Scatter search technique for exam timetabling. Applied Intelligence, 34 (2), 299--310.

Baldini, I, Castro, P, Chang, K, Cheng, P, Fink, S, Ishakian, V, Mitchell, N, Muthusamy, V, Rabbah, R, Slominski, A, others, . (2017). Serverless Computing: Current Trends and Open Problems. Springer.

Conference Proceeding(s)
Ishakian, V., Muthusamy, V., Slominski, A. (2018). Serving Deep Learning Models in a Serverless Platform. IEEE. (link)

Castro, P., Ishakian, V., Muthusamy, V., Slominski, A. (2017). Serverless Programming (Function as a Service). 2017 IEEE 37TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING SYSTEMS (ICDCS 2017), 2658-2659.

Boag, S., Dube, P., Herta, B., Hummer, W., Ishakian, V., Jayaram, K., Kalantar, M., Muthusamy, V., Nagpurkar, P., Rosenberg, F. (2017). Scalable Multi-Framework Multi-Tenant Lifecycle Management of Deep Learning Training Jobs. Workshop on ML Systems.

Nguyen, P., Slominski, A., Muthusamy, V., Ishakian, V., Nahrstedt, K. (2016). Process Trace Clustering: A Heterogeneous Information Network Approach. Proceedings of the 2016 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, 279--287.

Muthusamy, V., Slominski, A., Ishakian, V., Khalaf, R., Reason, J., Rozsnyai, S. (2016). Lessons learned using a process mining approach to analyze events from distributed applications. Proceedings of the 10th ACM International Conference on Distributed and Event-based Systems, 199--204.

Baldini, I., Castro, P., Cheng, P., Fink, S., Ishakian, V., Mitchell, N., Muthusamy, V., Rabbah, R., Suter, P. (2016). Cloud-Native, Event-Based Programming for Mobile Applications. 2016 IEEE/ACM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MOBILE SOFTWARE ENGINEERING AND SYSTEMS (MOBILESOFT 2016), 287-288.

Yan, M., Castro, P., Cheng, P., Ishakian, V. (2016). Building a Chatbot with Serverless Computing. Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Mashups of Things and APIs.

Yu, Y., Li, X., Liu, H., Mei, J., Mukhi, N., Ishakian, V., Xie, G., Lakshmanan, G. T., Marin, M. (2015). Case Analytics Workbench: Platform for Hybrid Process Model Creation and Evolution. BUSINESS PROCESS MANAGEMENT, BPM 2015, 9253, 226-241.

Erd\Hos, D\'ora, ., Ishakian, V., Bestavros, A., Terzi, E. (2015). A divide-and-conquer algorithm for betweenness centrality. Proceedings of the 2015 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, 433--441.

Pal, P., Atighetchi, M., Soule, N., Ishakian, V., Loyall, J., Grant, R., Sinclair, A. (2014). Secure and QoS-Managed Information Exchange Between Enterprise and Constrained Environments. 2014 IEEE 17TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON OBJECT/COMPONENT/SERVICE-ORIENTED REAL-TIME DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING (ISORC), 141-149.

Erdos, D., Ishakian, V., Bestavros, A., Terzi, E. (2013). Repetition-aware content placement in navigational networks. , 820--828.

Terzi, E., Bestavros, A., Erdos, D., Ishakian, V. (2012). Towards Generalized Centrality Measures with Applications to Information Networks. , 44.

Ishakian, V., Bestavros, A. (2012). MORPHOSYS: Efficient Colocation of QoS-Constrained Workloads in the Cloud. , 90--97.

Ishakian, V., Sweha, R., Bestavros, A., Appavoo, J. (2012). Cloudpack. , 374--393.

Sweha, R., Ishakian, V., Bestavros, A. (2012). AngelCast: cloud-based peer-assisted live streaming using optimized multi-tree construction. , 191--202.

Ishakian, V., Erdos, D\'ora, ., Terzi, E., Bestavros, A. (2012). A framework for the evaluation and management of network centrality.

Ishakian, V., Lapets, A., Bestavros, A., Kfoury, A. (2011). Formal Verification of SLA Transformations. , 540--547.

Sweha, R., Ishakian, V., Bestavros, A. (2011). Angels in the cloud: a peer-assisted bulk-synchronous content distribution service. , 97--104.

Ishakian, V., Matta, I., Akinwumi, J. (2010). On the Cost of Supporting Mobility and Multihoming. 2010 IEEE GLOBECOM WORKSHOPS, 310-314.

Ishakian, V., Sweha, R., Londo$\{$$\backslash$\~n$\}$o, Jorge, ., Bestavros, A. (2010). Colocation as a Service: Strategic and Operational Services for Cloud Colocation. , 76--83.

Ishakian, V., Bestavros, A., Kfoury, A. (2010). A Type-Theoretic Framework for Efficient and Safe Colocation of Periodic Real-time Systems. 16TH IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EMBEDDED AND REAL-TIME COMPUTING SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS (RTCSA 2010), 143-152.

Mattar, K., Matta, I., Day, J., Ishakian, V., Gursun, G. (2009). Declarative transport: a customizable transport service for the future internet.

Fox, G. C, Ishakian, V, Muthusamy, V, Slominski, A. (2017). Status of Serverless Computing and Function-as-a-Service (FaaS) in Industry and Research. arXiv preprint arXiv:1708.08028