Prof. Dr. Viktor Leis gives inaugural lecture: Commoditizing Data Management
Prof. Dr. Viktor Leis has been a professor at FAU since April 2021, he heads the Chair of Data Management at the Department of Computer Science. After studying Business Information Technology in Regensburg, he spent about 10 years as a master’s student, doctoral student and habilitation candidate at the Technical University of Munich. He then held a professorship for Databases and Information Systems at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena. His research area is the development of efficient and scalable database management systems and the cost-effective administration of large amounts of data in the cloud.