ACM (SIGARCH) and IEEE (TCCA) have awarded Aasheesh the inaugural Outstanding Dissertation Award in computer architecture.
Title: Protocol-Aware Recovery for Consensus-Based Storage
"Black-box Concurrent Data Structures for NUMA Architectures" has been bestowed the significant honor of 2017 SIGPLAN Research Highlight Paper.
This issue can be accessed at the ACM Digital Library. http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3139645&picked=prox&
VMware Researcher Leonid Ryzhyk and friends wrote a HotOS '17 paper titled "System Programming in Rust: Beyond Safety".
vCorfu: A cloud-scale object store on a shared log
Congratulations Irina, Marcos, Sid and Mahesh!
Application Crash Consistency andPerformance with CCFS
"Agile Paging: Exceeding the Best of Nested and Shadow Paging” by Jayneel Gandhi, has been accepted as an IEEE Micro Top Pick of the year 2016!
The Many Faces of Consensus, posted on The Morning Paper, January 2017.
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Founded in September 2016.
Good luck Ittai, Guy, Yotam, and Isaac!
Flexible Paxos (Sep 27, 2016) and Replex (Oct 27, 2016) (see more ..)
Flexible Paxos: Quorum intersection revisited. https://arxiv.org/abs/1608.06696
"Replex: A Scalable, Highly Available Multi-Index Store"; https://www.usenix.org/conference/atc16/technical-sessions/presentation/tai