Workshop on Network-I/O Convergence: Experience, Lessons, Implications (NICELI)

Workshop Program

Wednesday, August 27

09:00-09:15 Opening remarks

09:15-10:15 Invited Talk:
David R. Cheriton, Stanford University

Network-I/O Convergence in "Too Fast" Networks: Threats and Countermeasures

10:15-10:45 Break

10:45-12:30 Session 1: Promises and Reality
Session chair: Prasenjit Sarkar, IBM Research

12:30-13:00 Get boxed lunches

13:00-13:45 Lunch + Invited talk:
Wu-chun Feng, Los Alamos National Laboratory & The Ohio State University

Bridging the Disconnect Between the Network and Large-Scale Scientific Applications

13:45-14:00 Break (15 minutes)

14:00-15:00 Session 2: Storage protocol designs
Session chair: Jim Pinkerton, Microsoft Corporation

15:00-15:30 Break

15:30-17:00 Session 3: Novel approaches
Session chair: Jeff Chase, Duke University

Evening Social Event: Dinner & tour of Heidelberg and its Castle