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SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Frangipani: A Scalable Distributed File System
The idealdistributed file system wouldprovide all its userswith coherent,shared access tothe samesetoffiles,yetwould be arbitrarily scalable to provide more storage space and hi...
Chandramohan A. Thekkath, Timothy Mann, Edward K. ...
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Cashmere-2L: Software Coherent Shared Memory on a Clustered Remote-Write Network
Low-latency remote-write networks, such as DEC’s Memory Channel, provide the possibility of transparent, inexpensive, large-scale shared-memory parallel computing on clusters of...
Robert Stets, Sandhya Dwarkadas, Nikos Hardavellas...
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Towards Transparent and Efficient Software Distributed Shared Memory
Despite a large research effort, software distributed shared memory systems have not been widely used to run parallel applications across clusters of computers. The higher perform...
Daniel J. Scales, Kourosh Gharachorloo
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Eraser: A Dynamic Data Race Detector for Multi-Threaded Programs
Multi-threaded programming is difficult and error prone. It is easy to make a mistake in synchronization that produces a data race, yet it can be extremely hard to locate this mi...
Stefan Savage, Michael Burrows, Greg Nelson, Patri...
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Flexible Update Propagation for Weakly Consistent Replication
Karin Petersen, Mike Spreitzer, Douglas B. Terry, ...
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Automated Hoarding for Mobile Computers
A common problem facing mobile computing is disconnected operation, or computing in the absence of a network. Hoarding eases disconnected operation by selecting a subset of the us...
Geoffrey H. Kuenning, Gerald J. Popek
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Agile Application-Aware Adaptation for Mobility
In this paper we show that application-aware adaptation, a collaborative partnership between the operating system and applications, offers the most general and effective approach ...
Brian Noble, Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Dushyanth Nar...
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
The Design, Implementation and Evaluation of SMART: A Scheduler for Multimedia Applications
Real-time applications such as multimedia audio and video are increasingly populating the workstation desktop. To support the execution of these applications in conjunction with t...
Jason Nieh, Monica S. Lam
SOSP
1997
ACM
9 years 2 months ago
Application Performance and Flexibility on Exokernel Systems
The exokernel operating system architecture safely gives untrusted software efficient control over hardware and software resources by separating management from protection. This ...
M. Frans Kaashoek, Dawson R. Engler, Gregory R. Ga...
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