NOW Retreat: Summer 1997

Wed 23 Jul 1997 through Fri 25 Jul 1997

Schedule

Wednesday

1:00pm
Hike? chair: Terry Lessard-Smith & Bob Miller

4:30pm
Opening session chair: Eric Anderson
David Culler Welcome and Overview
Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau Extending Proportional-Share Scheduling to a Network of Workstations
Fred Wong LINPACK and NAS Parallel Benchmarks on NOW
Chad Yoshikawa NOW Torture Test
Douglas Ghormley GLUnix Evaluation

6:30pm
Dinner chair: Terry Lessard-Smith & Bob Miller

8:00pm
Networks chair: Adam Costello
Alan Mainwaring Virtual Networks: Multi-programming High-performance Interconnects
Brent Chun LCP Protocols
Steve Lumetta Multi-Protocol Active Messages on a Cluster of SMP's

9:30pm
Informal discussion

Thursday

7:30am
Breakfast chair: Terry Lessard-Smith & Bob Miller

8:30am
File Systems chair: Kim Keeton
Drew Roselli Tracing
Randy Wang Efficient Pipelining
Jeanna Matthews Improving the Performance of Log-Structured File Systems with Adaptive Methods

10:00am
Break

10:30am
Web/SysAdmin chair: Tom Anderson
Chad Yoshikawa Microbrowser
Amin Vahdat Toward Secure Access to Global Resources
Eric Anderson Extensible Scalable Monitoring for Clusters of Computers

12:00pm
Lunch chair: Terry Lessard-Smith & Bob Miller
1:00pm
River rafting

5:00pm
Potpourri for $100, Alex chair: Amin Vahdat
Satoshi Asami The San Francisco - Berkeley Fine Arts Project
Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau Balance in Clusters
Rich Martin Network Evaluation

6:30pm
Dinner chair: Terry Lessard-Smith & Bob Miller

8:00pm
Technology transfer chair: Steve Lumetta
Josh Simons Sun HPC Environment
Paul Pierce VIA
Jim Gray Windows NT
Greg Papadopoulos Solaris/Java in Clusters

9:30pm Informal discussion

Friday

7:30am
Breakfast chair: Terry Lessard-Smith & Bob Miller

8:30am Short talks & open mike chair: Dave Patterson

10:00am Break

10:30am Visitor feedback chair: David Culler

12:00pm Lunch chair: Terry Lessard-Smith & Bob Miller

1:00pm Depart

Eric Anderson took some notes during the open mike and feedback sessions.

Please send me more precise & definite information as it becomes available, including related URLs.

More information is available on the NOW Retreat page.


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