Platform Lab Retreat 2016

    June 2-3, 2016

    Santa Cruz Dream Inn
    175 W Cliff Drive
    Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

Thursday, June 2nd

12:00pm Check in and Lunch
1:00pm Welcome, Introductions, Platform Lab Overview (John Ousterhout) | view slides
1:45pm NSF Expedition Pre-Proposal on Big Control: Infrastructure for Collaborative Devices (Guru Parulkar) | view slides
2:10pm MacroBase: Analytic Monitoring for the Internet of Things (Peter Bailis) | view slides
2:35pm Real Time Inference and Control at Scale (Balaji Prabhakar)
3:00pm Break
3:30pm A Scheduling Architecture for High Performance Cloud Computing (Hang Qu) | view slides
3:55pm Grazelle: Hardware-Optimized In-Memory Graph Processing (Sam Grossman) | view slides
4:20pm TorcDb: Implementation of a Graph Database on RAMCloud (Jonathan Ellithorpe) | view slides
4:45pm Breakout discussions, Part 1
5:35pm Reports from breakout discussions
6:00pm Lightning Talks on Posters | view slides
6:30pm Reception/posters
7:30pm Dinner
9:00pm Board games in Surf View Room and s'mores at outdoor fire pits

Friday, June 3rd

8:00am Breakfast
9:00am Programmable Packet Scheduling (Sachin Katti) | view slides
9:25am Hardware for Machine Learning (Bill Dally) | view slides
9:50am Breakout discussions, part 2
10:30am Recreation and Informal Conversations
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Reports from breakout discussions
1:25pm Making RAMCloud Writes Even Faster (Seojin Park) | view slides
1:50pm Debugging Energy Bugs in Smartphones and Datacenters (Aaron Schulman) | view slides
2:15pm An Overview of Historical RPC Traffic at Google (Rajeev Sivaram, Google)
2:40pm Break
3:00pm Performance Measurements of RAMCloud Indexes (Ankita Kejriwal) | view slides
3:25pm ExCamera: One-Second Video Encoder (Keith Winstein) | view slides
3:50pm Industrial Feedback
4:30pm Wrap-up