SNAPIí03†††† ††† Advance Program

International Workshop on Storage Network Architecture and Parallel I/Os

To be held with 12th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques,

Sunday, Sept. 28, 2003, New Orleans, LA, USA


10:30am - 12 noon Sept. 28

  • Performance optimized software implementation of iSCSI
    by Fujita Tomonori and Ogawara Masanori,
    NTT Network Innovation Laboratories, 1-1 Hikarinooka Yokosuka-Shi Kanagawa, Japan
  • Performance evaluation of distributed iSCSI RAID
    by Xubin (Ben) He, Praveen Beedanagari, and Dan ZHou
    Dept. of ECE, Tennessee Technological University
  • Data Consistent Up- and Downstreaming in a distributed storage system
    By Peter Sobe,
    Instittute of Computer Engineering, University of Lubeck, Germany

    1:30pm - 3:00pm Sept. 28

  • Source level transformations to apply I/O data partitioning
    by Yijian Wang and David Kaeli
    Dept. of ECE, Northeastern University
  • A stochastic approach to file access prediction
    by Jehan-Francois Paris, University of Houston
    Ahmed Amer, University of Pittsburgh
    and Darrell D. E. Long, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Meta-data Snapshotting: A Simple Mechanism for File System Consistency
    by: Livio B. Soares, Orran Y Krieger and Dilma Da Silva
    Dept. of Computer Science, Universidade de Sao Paulo

    3:30pm - 5:00pm Sept. 28

  • Design, Implementation and Performance Evaluation of A Cost-Effective, Fault-Tolerant Parallel Virtual File System
    By Yifeng Zhu, Hong Jiang, Xiao Qin, Dan Feng, and David Swanson,
    Dept. of Computer Science and Engg, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • The Mercury System: Exploiting Truly Fast Hardware for Data Search
    by Roger Chamberlain, Ron Cytron, Mark Franklin, and Ron Indeck.
    Washington University, St. Louis
  • Demotion-based exclusive caching through demote buffering: Design issues and evaluations over different networks
    By Jiesheng Wu, Pete Wyckoff (Ohio Supercomputer Center) and Dhabaleswar K. Panda
    Ohio State University

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