Casper was my colleague in Red Hat, we haven’t met each other for about 4 years. We knew same friends in Opensource communities before he join in Red Hat. He is working for Aliyun on system software area.
They want to cooperate with Universities, share their cool technology, provide guide and job position (intern or regular) for the students.
They investigated and used machine-learning in system software, one success usecase is key-value search, it’s quicker than hash table, but only for read most situation, that’s popular in their production environment.