A

Acronyms

ABC approximate Bayesian computation
AMT Amazon Mechanical Turk
API application programming interface
   
CCD charge-coupled device
CPU central processing unit
CQL Contextual Query Language
   
DAG directed-acyclic-graph
DBMS database management system
DNA deoxyribonucleic acid
DSMS data stream management system
   
FDR false discovery rate
FFTW Fastest Fourier Transform in the West
FPGA field programmable gate array
FTRL follow the regularized leader
   
GB gigabyte
GFS Google’s File System
GPU graphics processing unit
   
HDFS Hadoop distributed file system
   
I/O input/output
   


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A Acronyms ABC approximate Bayesian computation AMT Amazon Mechanical Turk API application programming interface CCD charge-coupled device CPU central processing unit CQL Contextual Query Language DAG directed-acyclic-graph DBMS database management system DNA deoxyribonucleic acid DSMS data stream management system FDR false discovery rate FFTW Fastest Fourier Transform in the West FPGA field programmable gate array FTRL follow the regularized leader GB gigabyte GFS Google’s File System GPU graphics processing unit HDFS Hadoop distributed file system I/O input/output 169

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170 APPENDIX A LAPACK Linear Algebra PACKage library LP linear programming MCMC Markov Chain Monte Carlo MLE maximum likelihood estimation NP non-deterministic polynomial time OCR optical character recognition PB petabyte PCA principal components analysis QFS Quick File System QP quadratic programming RAM random access memory RDS respondent-driven sampling S3 Simple Storage Service SQL Structured Query Language TB terabyte TCAM ternary content addressable memory