Rodric Rabbah

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Name: Rodric Rabbah

Bio: Rodric Rabbah was a principal researcher and the technical lead for serverless computing at IBM Research. He created and implemented the core architecture and remains a technical contributor to Apache OpenWhisk, the leading open source serverless platform for functions as a service. His interests span the software stack and aimed at fostering a unified programming model and experience for the serverless cloud with enterprise applications in mind. He is currently creating new things.

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Research interests: serverless computing, programming languages, streaming and reactive systems, heterogenous computing


SPLASH 2019Invited Speaker of The Dawn of the Cloud Computer within the Rebase-track
CurryOn 2018Author of Serverless Computing with Functions within the Curry On Talks-track
SPLASH 2018Committee Member in External Reviewers within the OOPSLA-track
Onward! 2017Author of The Serverless Trilemma: Function Composition for Serverless Computing within the Onward! Papers-track
PLDI 2016Committee Member in External Review Committee
SPLASH 2014Presenter of Hardware Design for Software Developers Using Liquid Metal within the Tutorials-track
Author of Translating Imperative Code to MapReduce within the OOPSLA-track