Faculty of Computer Science Workgroup Databases & Software Engineering

M.Sc. Ziqiang Diao

Ziqiang Diao Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
School of Computer Science
Department of Technical and Business Information Systems
Workgroup Databases & Software Engineering
P.O. Box 4120, D-39016 Magdeburg, Germany

Office: Building 29, Room 126

Phone: +49 391 67-52125
Fax: +49 391 67-12020
E-mail: ziqiang.diao@st.ovgu.de

Research Interests

  • Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Gaming
  • Transaction Management


  • Ziqiang Diao. Cloud-based Support for Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games. Dissertation, University of Magdeburg, Germany, February 2017.
  • Ziqiang Diao, Pengfei Zhao, Eike Schallehn, and Siba Mohammad. Achieving Consistent Storage for Scalable MMORPG Environments. In 19th International Database Engineering & Applications Symposium (IDEAS '15), pages 33–40. ACM Press, 2015.
  • Ziqiang Diao, Shuo Wang, and Eike Schallehn. Cloud-based Persistence Services for MMORPGs. In The 11th International Baltic Conference on DB and IS (DB&IS2014), pages 303–314. TUT Press, 2014.
  • Ziqiang Diao, Shuo Wang, Eike Schallehn, and Gunter Saake. CloudCraft: Cloud-based Data Management for MMORPGs. Databases and Information Systems VIII, 270(9):71–84, 2014.
  • Ziqiang Diao and Eike Schallehn. Cloud Data Management for Online Games: Potentials and Open Issues. In BTW Workshop on Data Management in the Cloud (DMC). Köllen-Verlag, 2013. Accepted for publication.
  • Ziqiang Diao and Eike Schallehn. Towards Cloud Data Management for MMORPGs. In The 3rd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2013), pages 303–308. SciTePress, 2013.
  • Ziqiang Diao. Consistency Models for Cloud-based Online Games: the Storage System's Perspective. In CEUR-WS, editor, 25rd GI-Workshop on Foundations of Databases (Grundlagen von Datenbanken), pages 16–21, 2013.
  • Ziqiang Diao, Eike Schallehn, Shuo Wang, and Siba Mohammad. Cloud Data Management for Online Games: Potentials and Open Issues. Datenbank-Spektrum, 13(3):179–188, November 2013.