July 1, 2012 - "Renowned computer scientist's legacy lives on in UW lab," Doug Moe, Wisconsin State Journal. Story about the history of Jim Gray Systems Laboratory and Jim's releationship with David DeWitt and the University of Wisconsin database group.
October 14, 2011 “PASS Community Summit 2011 Day 3 Keynote,” Todd McDermid, SQLServerPedia, Blog post about David DeWitt and Rimma Nehme's 2011 PASS Keynote titled “Big Data: What’s the Big Deal?”
Feb 14, 2011 – “Microsoft’s David DeWitt on SQL Server Query Optimization,” Megan Keller and Michael Otey, SQL Server Pro.
April 23, 2008 - "UW’s computing research prowess brings Microsoft to Madison," UW-Madison Press Release about the start of the GSL.
April 23, 2008 - "Database Pioneer Joins Microsoft to Start New Database Research Lab," Microsoft Press Release about the start of the GSL.