Publications

Presentations:

  • P. Carns. “BYOFS: The Opportunities and Dangers of Specialization in the Age of Exascale Data Storage”, SOS23 Workshop, March 2019. LINK
  • R. B. Ross. “Versatile Data Services for Computational Science”, Workshop on Clusters, Clouds, and Data for Scientific Computing (CCDSC), September 2018. LINK
  • G. Amvrosiadis. “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Exascale”, Microsoft Research Lab, Redmond, WA. June 2018. LINK
  • P. Carns. “Understanding and Tuning HPC I/O: How hard can it be?”, keynote presentation at the 4th annual HPC I/O in the Data Center Workshop (HPC-IODC) and Workshop on Performance and Scalability of Storage Systems (WOPSSS), June 2018. LINK
  • M. Dorier. “Composing HPC Micro-Services to Build Application-Tailored Distributed Object Stores”, presented at the inaugural SIG-IO-UK workshop, June 2018.  LINK
  • P. Carns. “Incorporating NVM into Data-Intensive Scientific Computing”, presented at the 34th International Conference on Massive Storage Systems and Technology (MSST 2018), May 2018.  LINK
  • S. Snyder. “Fault Detection and Group Membership in HPC Data Services”, presentation at the 7th Joint Laboratory on Extreme Scale Computing (JLESC) workshop, July 2017. LINK
  • R. B. Ross. “A Renaissance for Data Management in HPC?”, keynote presentation at the 29th International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, June 2017. LINK
  • P. Carns. “Building blocks for user-level HPC storage systems”, presentation at Dagstuhl Seminar 17202: Challenges and Opportunities of User-Level File Systems for HPC, May 2017. LINK
  • R. B. Ross. “To FS or not to FS…”, presentation at Dagstuhl Seminar 17202: Challenges and Opportunities of User-Level File Systems for HPC, May 2017. LINK
  • P. Carns. “Mochi: composable lightweight data services for HPC”, presentation at the 6th Joint Laboratory on Extreme Scale Computing (JLESC) workshop, November 2016.  LINK
  • R. B. Ross. “From file systems to services: Changing the data management model in HPC.” Presented at the Workshop on Clusters, Clouds, and Data for Scientific Computing October, 2016. LINK
  • R. B. Ross. “From file systems to services: Changing the data management model in HPC.” Presented at the Joint Laboratory for Extreme-Scale Computing Workshop, Lyon, France, June 2016. LINK
  • R. B. Ross. “From file systems to services: Changing the data management model in HPC.” Presented at the Salishan Conference on High-Speed Computing, 2016. LINK

Papers:

  • Qing Zheng, Charles D. Cranor, Danhao Guo, Gregory R. Ganger, George Amvrosiadis, Garth A. Gibson, Bradley W. Settlemyer, Gary Grider, Fan Guo. “Scaling Embedded In Situ Indexing with DeltaFS”, proceedings of the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC18), November 2018.  LINK
  • Matthieu Dorier, Philip Carns, Robert Latham, Robert Ross, Shane Snyder, Justin Wozniak, Samuel K. Gutiérrez, Bob Robey, Brad Settlemyer, Galen Shipman, Jerome Soumagne, James Kowalkowski, Marc Paterno, Saba Sehrish. “Methodology for the Rapid Development of Scalable HPC Data Services”, in Proceedings of the 3rd Joint International Workshop on Parallel Data Storage & Data Intensive Scalable Computing Systems (PDSW-DISCS ’18). LINK (paper) LINK (slides)
  • Nathanael Cheriere, Matthieu Dorier, Gabriel Antoniu. “Pufferbench: Evaluating and Optimizing Malleability of Distributed Storage”, in Proceedings of the 3rd Joint International Workshop on Parallel Data Storage & Data Intensive Scalable Computing Systems (PDSW-DISCS ’18). LINK (paper) LINK (slides)
  • P. Matri, Y. Alforov, Á. Brandon, M.S. Pérez, A. Costan, G. Antoniu, M. Kuhn, P. Carns, T. Ludwig, “Mission possible: Unify HPC and big data stacks towards application-defined blobs at the storage layer”, Future Generation Computer Systems (2018), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2018.07.035
  • M. A. Sevilla, C. Maltzahn, P. Alvaro, R. Nasirigerdeh, B. W. Settlemyer, D. Perez, D. Rich, and G. M. Shipman, “Programmable Caches with a Data Management Language & Policy Engine,” In Proceedings of the 18th International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid ’18). IEEE/ACM Washington, DC, USA.
  • Sangmin Seo, Abdelhalim Amer, Pavan Balaji, Cyril Bordage, George Bosilca, Alex Brooks, Philip Carns, Adrian Castello, Damien Genet, Thomas Herault, et al. “Argobots: A lightweight low-level threading and tasking framework,” in IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 512-526, 2018. doi: 10.1109/TPDS.2017.2766062
  • Qing Zheng, George Amvrosiadis, Saurabh Kadekodi, Garth A. Gibson, Charles D. Cranor, Bradley W. Settlemyer, Gary Grider, and Fan Guo. “Software-defined storage for fast trajectory queries using a DeltaFS indexed massive directory,” In Proceedings of the 2nd Joint International Workshop on Parallel Data Storage & Data Intensive Scalable Computing Systems (PDSW-DISCS ’17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 7-12. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3149393.3149398. LINK (paper) LINK (slides)
  • John Jenkins, Galen Shipman, Jamaludin Mohd-Yusof, Kipton Barros, Philip Carns, and Robert Ross. “A Case Study in Computational Caching Microservices for HPC,” in 2nd Annual Workshop on Emerging Parallel and Distributed Runtime Systems and Middleware (IPDRM 17), 2017.
  • F. J. R. Duro, J. G. Blas, F. Isaila, J. Carretero, J. M. Wozniak, and R. Ross. Experimental evaluation of a flexible I/O architecture for accelerating workflow engines in ultrascale environments. Parallel Computing, 61:52–67, January 2017.
  • F. Isaila, J. Garcia, J. Carretero, R. Ross, and D. Kimpe. Making the case for reforming the I/O software stack of extreme-scale systems. Advances in Engineering Software, 111:26–31, 2017.
  • P. Carns, J. Jenkins, S. Seo, S. Snyder, R. B. Ross, C. D. Cranor, S. Atchley, and T. Hoefler, “Enabling NVM for data-intensive scientific services,” in 4th Workshop on Interactions of NVM/Flash with Operating Systems and Workloads (INFLOW 16), 2016. LINK
  • T. Hoefler, R. B. Ross, and T. Roscoe. Distributing the Data Plane for Remote Storage Access. In Proceedings of the 15th Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems, HotOS’15. USENIX Association, May 2015.