Ed Nightingale's Publications
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2014

James Mickens, Ed Nightingale, Jeremy Elson, Bin Fan, Asim Kadav, Vijay Chidambaram, Osama Khan, Krishna Nareddy, and Darren Gehring, Blizzard: Fast, Cloud-scale Block Storage for Cloud-oblivious Applications, in Proceedings of NSDI, USENIX, April 2014

2012

Edmund B. Nightingale, Jeremy Elson, Jinliang Fan, Owen Hofmann, Jon Howell, and Yutaka Suzue, Flat Datacenter Storage, in 10th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI 2012), USENIX, October 2012

Johnson Apacible, Rich Draves, Jeremy Elson, Jinliang Fan, Owen Hofmann, Jon Howell, Ed Nightingale, Reuben Olinsky, and Yutaka Suzue, MinuteSort with Flat Datacenter Storage, no. MSR-TR-2012-126, 15 May 2012

2011

Edmund B. Nightingale, John R Douceur, and Vince Orgovan, Cycles, Cells and Platters: An Empirical Analysis of Hardware Failures on a Million Consumer PCs, in Proceedings of EuroSys 2011, Awarded "Best Paper", ACM, April 2011

2010

Engin Ipek, Jeremy Condit, Edmund B Nightingale, Doug Burger, and Thomas Moscibroda, Dynamically Replicated Memory: Building resilient systems from unreliable nanoscale memories, in Fifteenth International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS '10) Won Best Paper Award., March 2010

Kaushik Veeraraghavan, Jason Flinn, Edmund B Nightingale, and Brian Noble, quFiles: The Right File at the Right Time, in 8th USENIX Conference on File and Storage technologies (FAST '10) Won best paper award., February 2010

2009

Edmund B. Nightingale, Orion Hodson, Ross McIlroy, Chris Hawblitzel, and Galen Hunt, Helios: Heterogeneous Multiprocessing with Satellite Kernels, in Proceedings of the 22nd Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP '09), Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., Big Sky, MT, October 2009

Jeremy Condit, Edmund B. Nightingale, Christopher Frost, Engin Ipek, Doug Burger, Benjamin Lee, and Derrick Coetzee, Better I/O Through Byte-Addressable, Persistent Memory, in Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP '09), Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., October 2009

Benjamin Wester, James Cowling, Edmund B. Nightingale, Peter M. Chen, Jason Flinn, and Barbara Liskov, Tolerating Latency in Replicated State Machines Through Client Speculation, in The 6th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI '09), USENIX, 2009

2008

Edmund B. Nightingale, Kaushik Veeraraghavan, Peter M. Chen, and Jason Flinn, Rethink the Sync, in ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (TOCS), vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 1–26, Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., September 2008

Edmund B. Nightingale, Daniel Peek, Peter M. Chen, and Jason Flinn, Parallelizing Security Checks on Commodity Hardware, in Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS '08), Seattle, WA, March 2008

Kaushik Veeraraghavan, Edmund B. Nightingale, Jason Flinn, and Brian Noble, quFiles: a new abstraction for mobile data management, in Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile '08), Napa, CA, February 2008

2007

Daniel Peek, Edmund B. Nightingale, Brett D. Higgins, Puspesh Kumar, and Jason Flinn, Sprockets: Safe Extensions for Distributed File Systems, in Proceedings of the USENIX Annual Technical Conference, Santa Clara, CA, June 2007

Edmund B. Nightingale, Ph.D. Thesis: Speculative Execution Within A Commodity Operating System, 2007

2006

Edmund B. Nightingale, Peter M. Chen, and Jason Flinn, Speculative Execution in a Distributed File System, in ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (TOCS), vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 361–392, Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., November 2006

Edmund B. Nightingale, Kaushik Veeraraghavan, Peter M. Chen, and Jason Flinn, Rethink the Sync, in Seventh Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI '06) Won best paper award., Seattle, WA, October 2006

Matthew Caesar, Miguel Castro, Edmund B. Nightingale, Greg O'Shea, and Antony Rowstron, Virtual Ring Routing: Network Routing Inspired by DHTs, in Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM, Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., Pisa, Italy, August 2006

Matthew Caesar, Miguel Castro, Edmund Nightingale, Greg O'Shea, and Antony Rowstron, Virtual Ring Routing: Network routing inspired by DHTs, no. MSR-TR-2006-29, March 2006

2005

Edmund B. Nightingale, Peter M. Chen, and Jason Flinn, Speculative Execution In A Distributed File System, in Proceedings of the 20th Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP '05) Award paper., Brighton, UK, October 2005

2004

Edmund B. Nightingale and Jason Flinn, Energy-efficiency and storage flexibility in the Blue File System, in Proceedings of the 6th Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI '04), USENIX, San Francisco, CA, December 2004

Manish Anand, Edmund B. Nightingale, and Jason Flinn, Ghosts in the Machine: Interfaces for Better Power Management, in Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Conference on Mobile Computing Systems, Applications and Services (MobiSys '04) Won best paper award., Boston, MA, June 2004

2003

Manish Anand, Edmund B. Nightingale, and Jason Flinn, Self-tuning wireless network power management, in Proceedings of the 9th Annual Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MOBICOM '03), San Diego, CA, September 2003