Third NMADS Meeting
Advance Program

Warren Weaver Hall, Department of Computer Science, 
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

251 Mercer Street, New York, NY 10012


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9:20am - 9:30am


Opening Remarks

9:30am - 10:50am

Session 1

The Optimistic Readers Transformation
Rob Strom and Josh Auerbach - IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

Optimistic Active Replication
Pascal Felber - Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies

ARMS - Automated Replication for Meshed Servers
Weibin Zhao and Henning Schulzrinne - Columbia University

It Takes Two To Tangle - Censorship Resistant Publishing Through Document Entanglements
Marc Waldman and David Mazieres - New York University


10:50am - 11:10am



11:10am - 12:30pm

Session 2

Fault-Tolerant TCP (FT-TCP)
Thomas C. Bressoud - Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies

LBFS: Low-Bandwidth File Systems
David Mazieres - New York University

Virtual-Time Round-Robin: An O(1) Proportional Share Scheduler
Chris Vaill and Jason Nieh - Columbia University

Policy Driven Resource Allocation of Commodity Servers in an Océano Farm
Karen Appleby, Juliana Cunha, Tamar Eilam, German Goldszmidt - IBM T. J. Watson Research Center


12:30pm - 2:00pm


Lunch (on your own)

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Session 3: Invited Talk

Global Internet Content Delivery
Bruce Maggs
Akamai Technologies and Carnegie-Mellon University


3:00pm - 3:10pm



3:10pm - 4:10pm

Session 4

An Architecture for Accelerating Large Scale Distributed Web Applications
Dinesh C. Verma and Seraphin Calo - IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

Neptune: Replication Infrastructure for Cluster-Based Network Services
Kai Shen, Tao Yang, Lingkun Chu, JoAnne L. Holliday, Doug Kuschner, Huican Zhu - University of California at Santa Barbara
Cooperative Caching Middleware for Cluster-Based Servers 
Francisco Matias Cuenca-Acuna and Thu D. Nguyen - Rutgers University


4:10pm - 4:30pm



4:30pm - 5:30pm

Session 5

Blue Gene: A Massively Parallel System
Jose E. Moreira - IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

Distributed Computing over Networks of Embedded Systems using Smart Messages
Phillip Stanley-Marbell, Cristian Borcea, Kiran Nagaraja, Liviu Iftode - Rutgers University

An Internet Utility Platform and a Pub/Sub Messaging Utility
Mike Spreitzer - IBM T. J. Watson Research Center


5:30pm - 5:35pm


Closing Remarks

5:35pm - 7:00pm

Reception (Grumman Lounge, Warren Weaver Hall)


Last Update: 04/06/2001