Workshops at ICS '99

Workshop 3:

Software Distributed Shared Memory

1st Workshop on Software Distributed Shared Memory

June 25, 1999

Rhodes, Greece

8:15 a.m. -- 8:30 a.m.
Opening Remarks
8:30 a.m. -- 9:00 a.m.
Invited Talk:
Kai Li, Princeton University
9:30 a.m. -- 10:20 a.m.
Session 1: LRC and HLRC Protocols
A customized logical clock for timestamp-based relaxed consistency DSM systems
Luciana Arantes, Bertil Folliot and Pierre Sens, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie
Reducing Message Overhead in Home-Based Software DSMs
Weiwu Hu, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Adaptive schemes for home-based DSM systems
M.C. Ng and W.F. Wong, National University of Singapore
10:20 a.m. -- 10:35 a.m.
-- Break --
10:35 a.m. -- 12:15 p.m.
Session 2: DSM Systems
Global Resource Management for High Availability and Performance in a DSM-based Cluster
Christine Morin and Renaud Lottiaux, IRISA
An Infrastructure for Portable and Efficient Software DSM
Sven Karlsson and Mats Brorsson, Lund University
Design and Implementation of Proteus
Jyh C. Ueng, Ce K. Shieh, Qi C. Lin, National Cheng Kung University
Thread Selection in Software DSM Systems
Tyng-Yeu Liang, Deh-Yuan Chuang, Ce-Kuen Shieh, National Cheng Kung University
Study of Cache and TLB Performance in a DVSM System
V. Sricharan and R. Govindarajan, Indian Institute of Science
12:15 p.m. -- 1:45 p.m.
-- Lunch --
1:45 p.m. -- 2:15 p.m.
Invited Talk:
The Plight of Software Distributed Shared Memory
Kourosh Gharachorloo, Compaq Computer Corporation
2:15 p.m. -- 3:35 p.m.
Session 3: Object Orientation and Communication Support
Harnassing the Power of Fast Low-Latency Networks for Software DSMS
Ayal Itzkovitz, New York University, and Assaf Schuster and Yoram Talmor, Technion
SciOS: An SCI-based Software Distributed Shared Memory
P. T. Koch, J. S. Hansen, University of Copenhagen, E. Cecchet, X. Ronsset de Pina, INRIA
BOPS: Balancing objects and pages in a shared space
C. Rehn and M. Pizka, Technische Universitat Munchen
An Object-Based Software DSM for the NIP Parallel System
Savas Parastatidis and Paul Watson, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
3:35 p.m. -- 3:50 p.m.
-- Break --
3:50 p.m. -- 5:30 p.m.
Session 4: Run-time, Compiler and Formal Language Support
Distributed Shared Memory: Bridging the Granularity Gap
Ayal Itzkovitz, New York University, and Assaf Schuster, Technion
CAS-DSM: A compiler-assisted DSM
Manoj, N. P. and R. Govindarajan, Indian Institue of Science
Towards designing SVM coherence protocols using high-level specifications and aspect-oriented translations
David Mentre and Daniel Le Metayer and Thierry Priol, IRISA
A Hierarchy of View Consistencies and Exact Implementations
Hon F. Li, Concordia University, and Gabriel Girard, Universite de Sherbrooke
Distributed Scalable Server Architecture for Multi-User Environments
Erich R. Schmidt and Cristian Tapus and Joseph Kiniry and Daniel M. Zimmerman, California Institute of Technology

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