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Workshops co-organized with the main conference:

AIMC: International Workshop on Automated Incident Management in Cloud

Thomas Michael Bohnert, Victor Ion Munteanu (Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland), Dana Petcu, Teodor-Florin Fortis (West University of Timisoara, Romania)

Room : TD 9

09:00 - 10:30
Welcome & Session 1
  • Welcome to AIMC’15.
  • Reliable Cloud-Applications: an Implementation through Service Orchestration. Florian Dudouet, Andy Edmonds and Michael Erne
  • ResilientVM: High Performance Virtual Machine Recovery in the Cloud. Valentina Salapura and Rick Harper
11:00 - 12:30
Session 2
  • MaaS Advanced Provisioning and Reservation System. Alexandru Sirbu, Cristian Pop and Florin Pop
  • An architecture for self-managing microservices. Giovanni Toffetti Carughi, Sandro Brunner, Martin Blochinger, Florian Dudouet and Andrew Edmonds
  • Open talks

AWeS: All-Web real-time Systems

Emmanuel Bertin (Orange Labs, France), Roch Glitho (Concordia University, Canada), Noel Crespi (Institut Mines-Telecom – Telecom Sud Paris, France)

Room : TD 12

09:00 - 10:30
Session 1: Implementations and Case-Studies — Roch Glitho
  • Introduction. Roch Glitho
  • A Case-Study in All-Web Rich Interpersonal Communication Services. Francois Toutain, and Emmanuel Le Huerou (Orange Labs)
  • WebRTC based Remote Collaborative Online Learning Platform. Hyeontaek Oh, Sanghong Ahn, Jun Kyun Choi, and Jinhong Yang (KAIST)
  • Performance analysis of the Janus WebRTC gateway. Alessandro Amirante (University of Napoli Federico II) Tobia Castaldi, Lorenzo Miniero (Meetecho s.r.l.) Simon Pietro Romano (University of Napoli Federico II) 11:00 – 12:30 Session 2: Circumventing the Roadblocks – Stéphane Tuffin
  • Toward automatic update from callbacks to Promises. Etienne Brodu, Stephane Frenot (DICE, CITI Insa Lyon / Inria Grenoble Rhone-Alpes) and Frederic Oble (Worldline)
  • QoS Degradation based Reimbursement for Real-time Communication. Mohammad Aazam and Eui-Nam Huh (Kyung Hee University)
  • Keynote. Roberto Minverva 14: - 15:30 Session 3: Forthcoming issues — Stéphane Frénot
  • On Embedded Real Time Media Communications. Jean-Charles Gregoire (INRS)
  • On Webco Interoperability. Francois Toutain, Emmanuel Le Huerou, and Eric Beaufils (Orange Labs)
  • An API proposal for integrating Sensor Data into Web Apps and WebRTC. Joao Azevedo, Ricardo Lopes Pereira (INESC-ID/Instituto Superior Tecnico) and Paulo Chainho (PT Inovacao)
  • Specialized network services for WebRTC. TURN-based architecture proposal. Ewa Janczukowicz, Arnaud Braud, Stephane Tuffin, Gael Fromentoux (Orange Labs) Ahmed Bouabdallah, and Jean-Marie Bonnin (Telecom Bretagne)
16:30 – 18:00
Session 4 : BoF session – Stéphane Tuffin & Roch Glitho
  • Research agenda on All-web real-time systems for the coming years.
  • Closing and future steps. Roch Glitho

CloudDP: 5th International Workshop on Cloud Data and Platform

Minos Garofalakis (Technical University of Crete in Chania, Greece), Etienne Rivière (University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland), Luis Veiga (Técnico Lisboa - ULisboa / INESC-ID Lisboa, Portugal)

Room Amphi F

9:15 - 10:30
Opening and Session 1
  • Introduction and welcome
  • Characterizing the Spatio-temporal Burstiness of Storage Workloads. Mei Li, Xu Gao, Yanjun Wu, Chen Zhao and Mingshu Li
  • Robustness Testing of IaaS Cloud Platforms: A State-Based Approach. Domenico Cotroneo, Flavio Frattini, Roberto Pietrantuono and Stefano Russo
11:00 - 12:30
Session 2
  • V4VSockets: low-overhead intra-node communication in Xen. Anastassios Nanos, Stefanos Gerangelos, Ioanna Alifieraki and Nectarios Koziris
  • Sparkle: Adaptive Sample Based Scheduling for Cluster Computing. Chunliang Hao, Jie Shen, Heng Zhang, Xiao Zhang, Yanjun Wu and Mingshu Li
  • EU project highlight: CoherentPaaS. Blending SQL, NoSQL, and CEP Ricardo Jimenez-Peris. CEO and Co-Founder LeanXcale
14:00 - 15:30
Session 3: Keynote
  • Analytics on Graphs with a Trillion Edges. Prof. Willy Zwaenepoel (EPFL)
  • EU project highlight: HARNESS. Bringing real hardware heterogeneity to the cloud
16:30 - 17:30
Session 4
  • SCOLARS-DV: Scalable Task Validation over the Internet. Fernando Costa and Paulo Ferreira
  • EU project highlight: LeanBigData: Real-Time Big Data Analytics Ricardo Jimenez-Peris. CEO and Co-Founder LeanXcale

EuroSec: 2015 European Workshop on System Security

Juan Caballero (IMDEA Software Institute), Michalis Polychronakis (Stony Brook University)

Room : TD 13

9:00 – 10:30
  • Welcome and introduction. Juan Caballero
  • Keynote
11:00 – 12:30
Session 2
  • Deployment Challenges in Log-Based PKI Enhancements. Stephanos Matsumoto (Carnegie Mellon University), Pawel Szalachowski, Adrian Perrig (ETH Zurich)
  • A study on data de-pseudonymization in the smart grid. Valentin Tudor, Magnus Almgren, Marina Papatriantafilou (Chalmers University of Technology)
  • Fox in the Trap: Thwarting Masqueraders via Automated Decoy Document Deployment. Jonathan Voris (New York Institute of Technology), Jill Jermyn, Nathaniel Boggs, Salvatore Stolfo (Columbia University)
14:00 – 15:30
Invited talk & Session 3: Web & Mobile (Part A)
  • Security applications of GPUs: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Giorgos Vasiliadis
  • Two-factor Authentication: Is the World Ready? Quantifying 2FA Adoption. Thanasis Petsas, Giorgos Tsirantonakis, Elias Athanasopoulos, Sotiris Ioannidis (FORTH)
16:30 – 18:00
Session 4: Web & Mobile (Part B)
  • Collaborative Filtering Under a Sybil Attack: Analysis of a Privacy Threat. Davide Frey, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Antoine Rault (INRIA), Rachid Guerraoui (EPFL)
  • Mobile Device Fingerprinting Considered Harmful for Risk-based Authentication. Jan Spooren, Davy Preuveneers, Wouter Joosen (iMinds-DistriNet, KU Leuven)
  • Exploring Reverse Engineering Symptoms in Android apps. Hugo Gonzalez, Natalia Stakhanova (University of New Brunswick) 

PaPoC: Workshop on Principles and Practice of Consistency for Distributed Data

Carlos Baquero (INESC TEC & University of Minho, Portugal), Marco Serafini (Qatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar)

Room : TD 11

08:30 – 10:30
Welcome, Keynote & Session 1 — Lindsey Kuper
  • Welcome and opening. Marco Serafini and Carlos Baquero
  • Keynote - Yesquel: scalable SQL storage for web applications. Marcos Aguilera (VMware Inc., USA)
  • Claret: Using Data Types for Highly Concurrent Distributed Transactions. Brandon Holt, Irene Zhang, Dan Ports, Mark Oskin and Luis Ceze
  • A Study of CRDTs that do Computations. David Navalho, Sérgio Duarte and Nuno Preguiça
  • Minimizing Coordination in Replicated Systems. Cheng Li, João Leitão, Allen Clement, Nuno Preguiça and Rodrigo Rodrigues
11:00 – 12:30
Session 2 — Rodrigo Rodrigues
  • Designing a causally consistent protocol for geo-distributed partial replication. Tyler Crain and Marc Shapiro
  • Adaptive Strength Geo–Replication Strategy. Amadeo Asco and Annette Bieniusa
  • Reducing the Vulnerability Window in Distributed Transactional Protocol. Manuel Bravo, Paolo Romano, Luís Rodrigues and Peter Van Roy
14:00 – 15:30
Keynote & Session 3
  • Keynote - CRDTs in production. Peter Bourgon (SoundCloud, Germany)
  • Analysing and Optimising Parallel Snapshot Isolation. Giovanni Bernardi, Andrea Cerone, Alexey Gotsman and Hongseok Yang
  • Lasp: A Language for Distributed, Eventually Consistent Computations with CRDTs. Christopher Meiklejohn and Peter Van Roy
16:30 – 18:00
Session 4 — Sean Cribs
  • An empirical perspective on causal consistency. Alejandro Zlatko Tomsic, Tyler Crain and Marc Shapiro
  • On the Consistency of Heterogeneous Composite Objects. Alysson Bessani, Ricardo Mendes and Tiago Oliveira
  • Collaborative offline web applications using Conflict-free Replicated Data Types. Santiago Castiñeira and Annette Bieniusa 

SFMA: 5th Workshop on Systems for Future Multicore Architectures

Chris Rossbach (VMware Research)

Room : Amphi G

09:45 – 10:30
Welcome & Invited Talk
  • Marcos Aguilera (VMware Research Group)
11:00 – 12:30
Session 1: Parallelism — Kornilios Kourtis
  • Adaptive Parallelism Tuning for Coexisting Transactional Memory Applications: A Fair and Decentralized Approach. Amin Mohtasham and Joao Barreto (INESC-ID Lisboa)
  • Marcos Aguilera (VMware Research Group)
  • Albatross: Systems Support for Augmented Reality. Chris Rossbach (VMware Research Group) and Emmett Witchel (UT Austin)
  • Supporting input dependent access pattern algorithms on GPUs using GPUfs. Sagi Shahar and Mark Silberstein (Technion)
14:00 - 14:30
Invited Talk
  • Kim Keeton (HP Labs)
14:30 – 15:30
Session 2 — Chris Rossbach
  • Utility Proportional Fairness in Parallel Transactional Memory Applications. Amin Mohtasham and Joao Barreto (INESC-ID Lisboa)
  • Core Surprise Removal (CSR) in Commodity OS. Noam Shalev (Technion), Yaron Weinsberg (IBM Labs) and Idit Keidar (Technion)  

WRSC: Second International Workshop on Rack-scale Computing

Paolo Costa, Dushyanth Narayanan (Microsoft Research)

Room : Amphi H

09:00 – 10:30
Session 1
  • Using shared non-volatile memory in scale-out software. Stanko Novakovic (EPFL), Kimberly Keeton (HP Labs), Paolo Faraboschi (HP Labs) , Robert Schreiber (HP Labs), Edouard Bugnion (EPFL)
  • Rack-scale Data Processing System. Jana Giceva, D. Makreshanski, C. Barthels, A. Dovis, G. Alonso (ETH Zurich)
  • Heterogeneous Memory & Its Impact on Rack-Scale Computing. Babak Falsafi (EPFL)
11:00 – 12:30
Session 2
  • Atomic Broadcast for the Rack-Scale Computer. Matthew Grosvenor (University of Cambridge), Marwan Fayed (University of Stirling), Andrew W. Moore (University of Cambridge)
  • Do we need Rack-scale Coordination? Alysson Bessani (University of Lisboa)
  • Think outside the rack. John Wilkes, Parthasarathy Ranganathan, Steven Hand (Google)
  • Market-Driven Resource Allocation in Rack-Scale Systems. Muli Ben-Yehuda, Lior Segev, Ariel Maislos, Etay Bogner, Ron Asher (Stratoscale)
14:00 – 15:30
Session 3
  • Slim Fly: A Cost Effective Low-Diameter Network Topology. Torsten Hoefler, Torsten Hoefler (ETH Zurich)
  • Bridging the Gap between Networking and End-Host Computing. Noa Zilberman, Andrew W. Moore (University of Cambridge)
  • Reconfigurable network topologies at rack scale. Sergey Legtchenko, Nicholas Chen, Daniel Cletheroe, Ant Rowstron (Microsoft Research)
  • Towards Reconfigurable Rack-Scale Networking. Tyler Szepesi, Bernard Wong, Tim Brecht, Sajjad Rizvi (University of Waterloo)
  • Reliable and Highly-Available Non-Volatile Main Memory System. Yiying Zhang, Steven Swanson (University of California, San Diego)
16:30 – 17:15
Panel discussion

EuroDW: 9th EuroSys Doctoral Workshop

Philippe Bonnet (University of Copenhagen), Simon Peter (University of Washington)

Room : TD 8

9:15 - 9:30
9:30 - 10:30
Invited Talk
  • How to get a (Systems) PhD. Steve Hand (Google)
11:00 - 12:30
Session 1 — Simon Peter
  • Life on the Edge Network. Heidi Howard (Cambridge University)
  • Energy Efficiency in Heterogeneous Data Centers. Mascha Kurpicz (Université de Neuchâtel)
  • Predictable execution times on modern multi-core systems by cache-aware OS design. Hendrik Borghorst (TU Dortmund)
  • In-memory analytics over large dynamic graphs. Jasmina Malicevic (EPFL)
  • Rack-aware operating systems. Moritz Hoffmann (ETH Zurich)
  • Hardening the Reliable Computing Base. Tobias Stumpf (TU Dresden)
14:00 - 15:30
Session 2 — Philippe Bonnet
  • Hardware-protected Execution in an Untrusted Cloud. Stefan Brenner (TU Braunschweig)
  • Virtio-SCIF: Enabling Xeon Phi capabilities on Virtual Machines. Stefanos Gerangelos (NTU Athens)
  • Integrated Cloud Computing Architecture to Guarantee Network SLAs. Kyungwoon Lee (Korea University)
  • Analysis and Prediction of Users and Content Popularity on Online Social Networks. Samin Mohammadi (Institut Mines-Telecom)
  • Enhancing Internet of Things with Reconfigurable Hardware and Software. Fan Yang (KU Leuven)