Platform Lab Annual Review

    February 2nd, 2016

    Stanford University

8:30 — 9:00am Breakfast and Registration
9:00 — 9:30am Platform Lab Update
— John Ousterhout / Guru Parulkar
9:30 — 10:15am Short Talks on Next Generation Platforms:

Opportunities and Challenges — Equinix, Facebook, Google, VMWare
10:15 — 10:45am Break
10:45 — 11:45am Programmable Networks
Update on Programmable Networks — Nick McKeown
Vision of Scalable Control Plane — Sachin Katti
11:45 — 12:15pm Lightning Talks by Students
12:15 — 2:00pm Lunch and Poster Session
2:00 — 2:30pm Invited Talk

The Evolving Role of Data Centers in the Network and IT Architecture — Ihab Tarazi, Equinix
2:30 — 3:45pm Data Center Platforms: OS

OS: To Be or Not To Be — John Ousterhout
Core-Aware Thread Scheduling — Henry Qin
IX 2.0 — Adam Belay, Christina Delimitrou, and Heiner Litz
3:45 — 4:15pm Break
4:15 — 5:30pm Data Center Memory and Storage

GMDBV3: a shared platform for NFV/SDN based on RAMCloud — Norbert Martinez, Huawei
IX + Flash — Ana Klimovic and Heiner Litz
Memcache Optimization and Longer Term Research towards Data Center Dynamic
Memory Allocation — Asaf Cidon
5:30 — 6:00pm Wrap up
6:00pm Reception