ATG Publications and Professional Activities

Conferences

2011

Improving the throughput of small disk requests with proximal I/O. Jiri Schindler, Sandip Shete, and Keith Smith. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2011 (FAST'11)

2010

Discovery of Application Workloads from Network File Traces. Neeraja J. Yadwadkar, Chiranjib Bhattacharyya, K. Gopinath, Thirumale Niranjan, and Sai Susarla. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2010 (FAST'10)

Tracking Back References in a Write-Anywhere File System. Peter Macko, Margo Seltzer, and Keith A. Smith. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2010 (FAST'10)

SherLog: Error Diagnosis by Connecting Clues from Run-time Logs. Ding Yuan, Haohui Mai, Weiwei Xiong, Lin Tan, Yuanyuan Zhou and Shankar Pasupathy. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Architecture Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems 2010 (ASPLOS'10)

Workload-Aware Storage Layout for Database Systems. Oguzhan Ozmen, Kenneth Salem, Jiri Schindler, and Steve Daniel. In Proceedings of the ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data Conference 2010 (SIGMOD'10)

2009

CA-NFS: A Congestion-Aware Network File System. Alexandros Batsakis, Randal Burns, Arkady Kanevsky, James Lentini, and Thomas Talpey. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2009 (FAST'09) Best Paper Award!

Understanding Customer Problem Troubleshooting from Storage System Logs. Weihang Jiang, Chongfeng Hu, Shankar Pasupathy, Arkady Kanevsky, Zhenmin Li, and Yuanyuan Zhou. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2009 (FAST'09)

Spyglass: Fast, scalable, metadata search for large-scale storage systems FAST. Andrew W. Leung, Minglong Shao, Timothy Bisson, Shankar Pasupathy, and Ethan L. Miller. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2009 (FAST'09)

Fido: Fast Inter-Domain Communication for Enterprise Virtual Machines. Anton Burtsev, Kiran Srinivasan, Prashanth Radhakrishnan, Lakshmi N. Bairavasundaram, Kaladhar Voruganti, and Garth R. Goodson. In Proceedings of the USENIX Annual Technical Conference 2009 (USENIX'09)

Prediction of Hard Drive Failures via Rule Discovery from AutoSupport Data. Vipul Agrawal, Chiranjib Bhattacharyya, Thirumale Niranjan, and Sai Susarla. In Proceedings of the International Conference of Machine Learning and Applications 2009 (ICMLA'09)

2008

FlexVol: Flexible, Efficient File Volume Virtualization in WAFL. John K. Edwards, Daniel Ellard, Craig Everhart, Robert Fair, Eric Hamilton, Andy Kahn, Arkady Kanevsky, James Lentini, Ashish Prakash, Keith A. Smith, and Edward Zayas. In Proceedings of the USENIX Annual Technical Conference 2008 (USENIX'08)

Measurement and Analysis of Large-Scale Network File System Workloads. Andrew Leung, Shankar Pasupathy, Garth Goodson, and Ethan Miller. In Proceedings of the USENIX Annual Technical Conference 2008 (USENIX'08)

An Analysis of Data Corruption in the Storage Stack. Lakshmi N. Bairavasundaram, Garth Goodson, Bianca Schroeder, Andrea C. Arpaci-Dusseau, and Remzi H. Arpaci-Dusseau. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2008 (FAST'08) Best Student Paper Award!

AWOL: An Adaptive Write Optimizations Layer. Alexandros Batsakis, Randal Burns, Arkady Kanevsky, James Lentini, and Thomas Talpey. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2008 (FAST'08)

Pergamum: Replacing Tape with Energy Efficient, Reliable, Disk-Based Archival Storage. Mark W. Storer, Kevin M. Greenan, Ethan L. Miller, and Kaladhar Voruganti. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2008 (FAST'08)

Sweeper: An Efficient Disaster Recovery Point Identification Mechanism. Akshat Verma, Kaladhar Voruganti, Ramani Routray, Rohit Jain. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2008 (FAST'08)

Parity Lost and Parity Regained. Andrew Krioukov, Lakshmi N. Bairavasundaram, Garth R. Goodson, Kiran Srinivasan, Randy Thelen, Andrea C. Arpaci-Dusseau, and Remzi H. Arpaci-Dusseau. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2008 (FAST'08)

Are Disks the Dominant Contributor for Storage Subsystem Failures? A Comprehensive Study of Storage Subsystem Failure Characteristics. Weihang Jiang, Chongfeng Hu, Yuanyuan Zhou, and Arkady Kanevsky. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2008 (FAST'08)

A Load Balancing Framework for Clustered Storage Systems. Daniel Kunkle and Jiri Schindler. In Proceedings of the International Conference on High Performance Computing 2008 (HiPC'08)

High-Performance Metadata Indexing and Search in Petascale Data Storage Systems. Andrew Leung, Minglong Shao, Timothy Bisson, Shankar Pasupathy, and Ethan L. Miller. In Proceedings of the Conference of Scientific Discovery through Advanced Computing 2008 (SciDAC'08)

Why Disks Fail. Weihang Jiang, Chongfeng Hu, Arkady Kanevsky, and Yuanyuan Zhou. In Proceedings of the ODEMA Reliability Conference 2008

2007

Data ONTAP GX: A Scalable Storage Cluster. Michael Eisler, Peter Corbett, Michael Kazar, Daniel S. Nydick, and J. Christopher Wagner. In Proceedings of the USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2007 (FAST'07)

POTSHARDS: Secure Long-Term Storage Without Encryption. Mark W. Storer, Kevin M. Greenan, Ethan L. Miller, and Kaladhar Voruganti. In Proceedings of the USENIX Annual Technical Conference 2007 (USENIX'07)

An Analysis of Latent Sector Errors in Disk Drives. Lakshmi Bairavasundaram, Garth Goodson, Shankar Pasupathy, Jiri Schindler. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Measurement and Modeling of Computer System 2007 (SIGMETRICS'07) Kenneth C. Sevcik Outstanding Student Paper Award!

Journals

2009

POTSHARDS -- a secure, recoverable, long-term archival storage system. Mark W. Storer, Kevin M. Greenan, Ethan L. Miller, and Kaladhar Voruganti. ACM Transactions on Storage (TOS), Volume 5, Issue 2, Page 1-35, 2009

CA-NFS: A Congestion-Aware Network File System. Alexandros Batsakis, Randal Burns, Arkady Kanevsky, James Lentini, and Thomas Talpey. ACM Transactions on Storage (TOS), Volume 5, Issue 4, 15:1-15:24, 2009

2008

An analysis of data corruption in the storage stack. Lakshmi N. Bairavasundaram, Andrea C. Arpaci-Dusseau, Remzi H. Arpaci-Dusseau, Garth R. Goodson, Bianca Schroeder. ACM Transactions on Storage (TOS), Volume 4, Issue 3, Page 1-28, 2008

2007

Standardizing Storage Clusters. Garth Goodson, Sai Susharla, and Rahul Iyer. ACM Queue Magazine, Volume 5, Issue 6, Page 20-27, 2007

Workshops/Posters

2010

Design tradeoffs in a flash translation layer. Garth Goodson and Rahul Iyer. In Proceedings of the Workshop on the Use of Emerging Storage and Memory Technologies 2010 (WEST'10)

2009

Maximizing Efficiency by Trading Storage for Computation. Ian F. Adams, Darrell D.E. Long, Ethan L. Miller, Shankar Pasupathy, Mark W. Storer. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Hop Topics in Cloud Computing 2009 (HotCloud'09)

2008

CLUEBOX: A Performance Log Analyzer for Automated Troubleshooting. S. Ratna Sandeep, M. Swapna, Thirumale Niranjan, Sai Susarla, and Siddhartha Nandi. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Analysis of System Logs 2008 (WASL'08)

2007

Enhancing the Linux Memory Architecture to Support File Systems over Heterogeneous Devices. Alexandros Batsakis, Randal Burns, Thomas Talpey, Arkady Kanevsky, and James Lentini. In Proceedings of Linux Storage and File System Workshop 2007

2005

Making Enterprise Storage more Search Friendly. Shankar Pasupathy, Garth Goodson, and Vijayan Prabhakaran. In Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles 2005 (SOSP'05) Poster Session

Tutorials

2010

Storage and Network Deduplication Technologies. Michael Condict. The USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 2010 (FAST'10)

2009

Modeling Complex Storage Systems. Thirumale Niranjan, Sai Susarla, Chiranjib Bhattacharyya, and K. Gopinath. The International Conference on High Performance Computing 2009 (HiPC'09)

Standards

2009

RFC 5716: Requirements for Federated File Systems. James Lentini, Craig Everhart, Daniel Ellard, Renu Tewari, and Manoj Naik. 2010.

Invited Talks/Panels

2009

Power Management Advances in Storage Systems. Kaladhar Voruganti. Invited talk at the first Berkeley Symposium on Energy Efficient Electronic Systems 2009

Research opportunities in Cloud Computing. Kaladhar Voruganti. Invited talk at the International Symposium on Cloud Computing 2009

Application/Services Migration to the Cloud: Experiences and Challenges. Sai Susarla and Thirumale Niranjan. Panelist at the International Conference on High Performance Computing 2009 (HiPC'09)

Re-designing Enterprise Storage Systems for FLASH Memory. Jiri Schindler. Invited talk at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea 2009

New architectures for storage systems enabled by the prevalence of flash memory. Jiri Schindler. Invited talk at the Workshop of Operating System Support for Next Generation Large Scale NVRAM 2009 (NVRAMOS'09)

2008

IETF pNFS. Garth Goodson and Rahul Iyer. Invited talks from 2005 to 2008

Top Five Research Challenges in Storage Systems. Kaladhar Voruganti. Invited talk at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2008.

An Analysis of Data Corruption in the Storage Stack. Garth Goodson. Invited talk at the SNIA Developer Conference 2008 (SDC'08)

2005

Integrating search and storage. Shankar Pasupathy. Invited talk at the Workshop on Provenance Aware Storage Systems 2005 (PASS'05)

Professional Activities

Current

Lakshmi Bairavasundaram:

  • program committee member of ICPP 2010
  • part-time member of SNIA Cloud storage Technical Work Group

Shravan Gaonkar:

  • program committee member of QEST 2010
  • member of OVF (DMTF) Working Group

Garth Goodson:

  • program committee member of USENIX Technical Conference 2010
  • program committee member of MASCOTS 2010

Shankar Pasupathy:

  • program committee member of SYSTOR 2010

Jiri Schindler:

  • program committee chair of HotStorage Workshop 2010
  • program committee member of USENIX OSDI 2010

John Strunk:

  • program committee member of ICAC 2010
  • demo/exhibit chair of ICAC 2010

Keith Smith:

  • program committee member of USENIX FAST 2011

Kaladhar Voruganti:

  • editor of ACM Transactions on Storage;
  • program committee member of MSST 2010
  • program committee member of ACM Bangalore 2010

Past

Garth Goodson:

  • program committee member of USENIX Technical 2009
  • program committee member of MASCOTS 2008, and 2009

Jiri Schindler:

  • program committee member of HotStorage Workshop 2009
  • program committee member of USENIX FAST 2007, 2008 and 2009

Kaladhar Voruganti:

  • program committee member of USENIX FAST 2010