Iacovos G. Kolokasis is a graduate student in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Crete, working with Prof. Angelos Bilas and Prof. Polyvios Pratikakis. He is also a graduate research assistant in the Institute of Computer Science (ICS), at the Foundation of Research and Technology — Hellas (FORTH). During the summer of 2019 he was an intern research student at SAP HANA VORA, SAP SE, Germany. His main research interests fall within the general area of computer systems with an emphasis on memory and storage systems for high-performance data analytics frameworks. He is particularly interested in emerging memory technologies (e.g., non-volatile memories) and how they can be used in future data centers and for applications, such as machine learning and big-data analytics.