Google has posted the first three videos in the Google Technology Roundtable Series. Each one is a discussion with senior Google researchers and technologists about one of our most significant achievements. The first one is “Large-Scale Search System Infrastructure and Search Quality.” features Jeff Dean and Amit Singhal insights in how search works at Google.
The next is “Map Reduce,” a discussion with four of Google’s Map Reduce expert engineers: Sanjay Ghemawat and Jeff Dean again, plus Software Engineers Jerry Zhao and Matt Austern who discuss the origin, evolution and future of Map Reduce.
The third video, “Applications of Human Language Technology,” is a discussion of enormous progress in large-scale automated translation of languages and speech recognition. A discussion with human language technology experts Franz Josef Och, an expert in the automated translation of languages, and Mike Cohen, an expert in speech processing.