M. Dehghan, L. Massoulie, D. Towsley, D. Menasche and Y.C. Tay. A Utility Optimization Approach to Network Cache Design. IEEE/ACM Tran. Networking 27, 3(2019), 1013--1027. A shorter version appeared in Proc. IEEE Infocom, San Francisco, USA (April 2016), 1--9. J.W. Zhang and Y.C. Tay. A collaborative framework for similarity enforcement in synthetic scaling of relational datasets. Proc. 35th IEEE Int. Conf. Data Engineering (ICDE), Macau, China (Apr. 2019), 1686--1689. L. Shi, X. Wang, R.T.B. Ma and Y.C. Tay. Weighted fair caching: occupancy-centric allocation for space-shared resources. Performance Evaluation 127-128 (2018), 194--211. A shorter version appeared in Proc. IFIP Performance Conference, Toulouse, France (Dec. 2018), 35--36. J.W. Zhang, Y.C. Tay and Y. Wang. A collaborative framework for tweaking properties in a synthetic dataset (demo). Proc. 44th Int. Conf. Very Large Data Bases (VLDB), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Aug. 2018), 2010--2013. Y.C. Tay. A technique to estimate a system's asymptotic delay and throughput. Proc. IFIP Performance Conference, New York, USA (Nov. 2017), 156--159. K. Gaurav, P. Karkun and Y.C. Tay. A performance comparison of containers and virtual machines in workload migration context. Proc. IEEE ICDCS Workshops (Communication, Computing, and Networking in Cyber Physical Systems), Atlanta, USA (June 2017), 61--66. J.W. Zhang, A. Mal and Y.C. Tay. GscalerCloud: A Web-Based Graph Scaling Service (demo). Proc. 33rd IEEE Int. Conf. Data Engineering (ICDE), San Diego, USA (Apr. 2017), 1391--1392. P. Sharma, L. Chaufournier, P. Shenoy and Y.C. Tay. Containers and Virtual Machines at Scale: A Comparative Study. Proc. ACM/IFIP/USENIX Middleware 2016, Trento, Italy (Dec. 2016), 1:1--1:13. C.X. Tian, A. Pan and Y.C. Tay. ConHub: A metadata management system for Docker containers (demo). Proc. 25th Int. Conf. on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Indianapolis, USA (Nov. 2016), 2453--2455. J.W. Zhang and Y.C. Tay. DSCALER: Synthetically Scaling A Given Relational Database. PVLDB 9, 14 (Sept. 2016), 1671--1682. V. Venkatesan, Y.C. Tay and Q. Wei. Sizing cleancache allocation for virtual machines' transcendent memory. IEEE Trans. Computers 65, 6 (May 2016), 1949--1963. J.W. Zhang and Y.C. Tay. GSCALER: Synthetically Scaling A Given Graph. Proc. 19th Int. Conf. Extending Database Technology (EDBT), Bordeaux, France (March 2016), 53--64. Y. Zeng, A.N. Lu, L. Xia, C.X. Tian and Y.C. Tay. SAM: A sorting approach for optimizing multijoin queries. Proc. 26th Int. Conf. Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), Valencia, Spain (Sept. 2015), 367--383. A. Li, Y.C. Tay, A. Kumar and H. Corporaal. Transit: A visual analytical model for multithreaded machines. Proc. 24th Int. Symp. High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing (HPDC), Portland, USA (June 2015), 101--106. M. Rezazad and Y.C. Tay. CCndnS: A strategy for spreading content and decoupling NDN caches. Proc. IFIP Networking, Toulouse, France (May 2015). V. Venkatesan, Y.C. Tay, Y.I. Zhang and Q. Wei. A 3-level cache miss model for a nonvolatile extension to transcendent memory Proc. IEEE CloudCom, Singapore (Dec. 2014), 218--225. V. Venkatesan, Q. Wei and Y.C. Tay. Ex-Tmem: extending transcendent memory with non-volatile memory for virtual machines. HPCC 2014 Workshop on Advances in Memory and Data Access, Paris, France (Aug. 2014). M. Rezazad and Y.C. Tay. ndn||mem an architecture to alleviate the memory bottleneck for Named Data Networking. Proc. CoNEXT Student Workshop, Santa Barbara, USA (Dec. 2013), 1--3. [Best Paper Award] M. Rezazad and Y.C. Tay. A cache miss equation for partitioning an NDN content store. Proc. Asian Internet Engineering Conference (AINTEC), Bangkok, Thailand (Nov. 2013)., 1--8. Y.C. Tay, X.R. Zong and X. He. An equation-based heap sizing rule. Performance Evaluation 70, 11 (Nov. 2013), 948--964. Zhifeng Bao, Jingbo Zhou and Y.C. Tay. sonSQL: An extensible relational DBMS for social network start-ups (demo). Proc. 32nd Int. Conf. on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2013), Hong Kong, China (LNCS 8217), 495--498. Zhifeng Bao, Y.C. Tay and Jingbo Zhou. sonSchema: A conceptual schema for social networks. Proc. 32nd Int. Conf. on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2013), Hong Kong, China (LNCS 8217), 197--211. Y.C. Tay, Bing Tian Dai, Daniel T. Wang, Eldora Y. Sun, Yong Lin and Yuting Lin. UpSizeR: Synthetically scaling an empirical relational database. Information Systems 38, 8(Nov. 2013), 1168--1183. Zhifeng Bao, Yong Zeng and Y.C. Tay. sonLP: Social network link prediction by principal component regression. Proc. IEEE/ACM Int. Conf. on Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM), Niagara Falls, Canada (Aug. 2013), 364--371. B.-C. Wang, Y.C. Tay and L. Golubchik. Resource estimation for network virtualization through users and network interaction analysis. Proc. IEEE 21st Int. Conf. on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS), San Francisco, USA (Aug. 2013), 434--443. Z.W. Zhao and Y.C. Tay. A model for calculating channel share of 802.11 access points with overlapping wireless cells. Wireless Networks 17, 7(Oct. 2011), 1581--1593. S. Das, K. Papagiannaki, S. Banerjee and Y.C. Tay. SWARM: The power of structure in community wireless mesh networks. IEEE/ACM Trans. Networking 19, 3(June 2011), 760-773. A shorter version appeared in Proc. 5th ACM Int. Conf. on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies (CoNEXT), Rome, Italy (Dec. 2009), 49--60. Q. Wei, B. Gong, S. Pathak, Y.C. Tay: FlashCoop: A Locality-Aware Cooperative Buffer Management for SSD-Based Storage Cluster. Proc. 39th Int. Conf. Parallel Processing (ICPP), San Diego, USA (Sept. 2010), 634-643. Y.C. Tay and X.R. Zong. A page fault equation for dynamic heap sizing. Proc. WOSP/SIPEW Int. Conf. on Performance Engineering, San Jose, USA (Jan 2010), 201--206. Y.C. Tay, D.N. Tran, E.Y. Liu, W.T. Ooi and R. Morris. Equilibrium analysis through separation of user and network behavior. Computer Networks 52, 18 (Dec. 2008), 3405--3420. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.comnet.2008.09.008 ). M. Lupu and Y.C. Tay. P3N: profiling the potential of a peer-based data management system. Proc. 34th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, Auckland, New Zealand (Aug. 2008), 1416--1419 (demo). M. Lupu, B.C. Ooi and Y.C. Tay. Paths to stardom: calibrating the potential of a peer-based data management system. Proc. ACM SIGMOD, Vancouver, Canada (June 2008), 265-278 (http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1376616.1376646 ). D.N. Tran, P.C. Huynh, Y.C. Tay and A.K.H. Tung. A new approach to dynamic self-tuning of database buffers. ACM Transactions on Storage 4, 1(May 2008), Article 3 (http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1353452.1353455 ). A.S.-W. Tam, D.-M. Chiu, J.C.S. Lui and Y.C. Tay. A case for TCP-friendly admission control. Proc. IEEE Int. Workshop on Quality of Service, New Haven, USA (June 2006), 229--238. D.N. Tran, W.T. Ooi and Y.C. Tay. SAX: A tool for studying congestion-induced surfer behavior. Proc. Passive and Active Measurement Conf., Adelaide, Australia (Mar. 2006). K. Jamieson, H. Balakrishnan and Y.C. Tay. Sift: A MAC protocol for event-driven wireless sensor networks. In "Wireless Sensor Networks: EWSN 2006", Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3868, 260--275 K. Romer, H. Karl and F. Mattern (eds.). Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany (2006). Y.C. Tay and M. Zou. A page fault equation for modeling the effect of memory size. Performance Evaluation 63, 2(Feb. 2006), 99--130. C.T. Nguyen, Y.C. Tay and L. Zhang. Divide-and-conquer approach for the exemplar breakpoint distance. Bioinformatics 21, 10 (2005), 2171--2176. Y.C. Tay, K. Jamieson and H. Balakrishnan. Collision-minimizing CSMA and its applications to wireless sensor networks. IEEE J. Selected Areas in Communications 22, 6(Aug. 2004), 1048--1057. J.W.H. Lee, Y.C. Tay and A.K.H. Tung. Online optimization through mining the offline optimum. In "Computational Mathematics, Modelling and Algorithms", J.C. Misra (ed.), Narosa Publishing House, India (2003), 505--517 J.F. Pang, M. Raghuraman and Y.C. Tay. Method and system for allocating cache memory for a network database service. Patent Number US 6,493,810 (Dec. 2002). Y.C. Tay. A comparison of pixel complexity in composition techniques for sort-last rendering. J. Parallel and Distributed Computing 62, 1(Jan. 2002), 152--171. Y.C. Tay and K.C. Chua. A capacity analysis for the IEEE 802.11 MAC protocol. Wireless Networks 7, 2(March 2001), 159--171. Y.C. Tay and HweeHwa Pang. Load sharing in distributed multimedia-on-demand systems. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering 12, 3 (May 2000), 410--428. C.W. Wu and Y.C. Tay. AMRIS: A multicast protocol for ad hoc wireless networks. Proc. 1999 Military Communications International Symposium (MILCOM), Atlantic City, USA (Nov. 1999), 25--29. Mingliang Jiang, Jinyang Li and Y.C. Tay. Cluster Based Routing Protocol (CBRP). Internet Draft draft-ietf-manet-cbrp-spec-01.txt, August 1999. Rhandeev Singh, Y.C. Tay, W.T. Teo and S.W. Yeow. RAT: A quick (and dirty?) push for mobility support. Proc. IEEE Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications, New Orleans, USA (Feb. 1999), 32--40. K.H. Tung, Y.C. Tay and H. Lu. BROOM: Buffer replacement using online optimization by mining. Proc. 7th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Bethesda, USA (Nov. 1998), 185--192. L. Feng, H. Lu, Y.C. Tay and K.H. Tung. Buffer management in distributed database systems: A data mining approach. In "Advances in Database Technology -- EDBT '98", Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1377, 246--260. H.-J. Schek et al (eds.). Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany (1998). Y.C. Tay. Some performance issues for transactions with firm deadlines. Proc. Real-Time Systems Symposium, Pisa, Italy (Dec. 1995), 322--331. Y.C. Tay and W. Tim Loke. On deadlocks of exclusive AND-requests for resources. Distributed Computing 9, 2 (1995), 77--94. Y.C. Tay. On the optimality of strategies for multiple joins. J. ACM 40, 5 (Nov. 1993), 1067--1086. A preliminary version appeared in Proc. ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, Nashville, USA (April 1990), 124--131. Y.C. Tay. What is a deadlock? In "Decentralized and Distributed Systems", M. Cosnard and R. Puigjaner (eds.), 49--60. Elsevier Science Publishers B.V. (North-Holland), Amsterdam, The Netherlands (1993). Y.C. Tay. An approach to analyzing the behavior of some queueing networks. Operations Research 40 (May 1992), S300-311. Y.C. Tay. Attribute agreement. Proc. ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, Philadelphia, USA (Mar. 1989), 110--119. Y.C. Tay. Locking Performance in Centralized Databases. Academic Press, Orlando, Florida (1987). Y.C. Tay. Locking performance. Section 3.12 in "Concurrency Control and Recovery in Databases", P.A. Bernstein, V. Hadzilacos, and N. Goodman. Addison-Wesley, Reading, Massachusetts (1987), 87--95. Y.C. Tay, N. Goodman and R. Suri. Locking performance in centralized databases. ACM Transactions on Database Systems 10, 4(Dec. 1985), 415--462. Y.C. Tay and R. Suri. Error bounds for performance prediction in queueing networks. ACM Transactions on Computer Systems 3, 3(Aug. 1985), 227--254. Y.C. Tay, R. Suri and N. Goodman. A mean value performance model for locking in databases: the no-waiting case. J. ACM 32, 3 (July 1985), 618--651. N. Goodman, O. Shmueli and Y.C. Tay. GYO reductions, canonical connections, tree and cyclic schemas, and tree projections. J. of Computer and System Sciences 29, 3(Dec. 1984), 338--359. A preliminary version appeared in Proc. ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, Atlanta, USA (Mar. 1983), 267--278. Y.C. Tay. The reliability of (k,n)-resilient distributed systems. Proc. IEEE Symposium on Reliability of Distributed Software and Database Systems, Silver Spring, USA (Oct. 1984), 119--122. Y.C. Tay and R. Suri. Choice and performance in locking for databases. Proc. 10th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, Singapore (Aug. 1984), 119--128. N. Goodman and Y.C. Tay. A characterization of multivalued dependencies equivalent to a single join dependency. Information Processing Letters 18 (June 1984), 261--266. Y.C. Tay, R. Suri, N. Goodman. A mean value performance model for locking in databases: the waiting case. Proc. ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, Waterloo, Canada (Apr. 1984), 311--322. N. Goodman, R. Suri and Y.C. Tay. A simple analytic model for performance of exclusive locking in databases. Proc. ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, Atlanta, USA (Mar. 1983), 203--215. S.T. Ho, Y.C. Tay and K.M. Koh. College Mathematics, Vol. 1. Pan Pacific, Singapore (1980); Second Edition (1989).