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16th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies

February 12–15, 2018
Oakland, CA, USA
Sponsored by USENIX in cooperation with ACM SIGOPS

Thanks for joining us in Oakland, CA, USA, for the 16th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST '18). We hope you enjoyed the event.

As part of our commitment to open access to research, the full Proceedings are free and open to the public on the the FAST '18 technical sessions page. Presentation slides have been posted, and the audio recordings will be available soon.


FAST '19
February 25–28, 2019
Boston, MA, USA
Co-located with NSDI '19


Register for FAST '18 today! See the Registration Information page for details.

Speakers and Program Committee Members

Please contact the Conference Department for registration information.


USENIX offers several discounts to help you to attend FAST '18.

Information for Authors

Paper Authors

Poster Authors


Oakland Marriott City Center
1001 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607
+1 510.451.4000

Hotel Discount Deadline: Monday, January 22, 2018

Hotel Discount Deadline Extended! Book your room by Wednesday, January 24 and save!

After the hotel discount deadline has passed, contact the hotel directly to inquire whether rooms are still available.

For more information, see the Venue, Hotel, and Travel page.

About FAST '18

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Co-located Event

Linux FAST Summit '18

The 2018 USENIX Research in Linux File and Storage Technologies Summit
Thursday, February 15, 2018


Registration: or +1 510.528.8649
Membership: or +1 510.528.8649
Sponsorship: or +1 510.528.8649 x17
Student Grants: or +1 510.528.8649
Proceedings Papers: or +1 510.528.8649

Conference Organizers

Gold Sponsors


USENIX welcomes support for our events. Your sponsorship exposes your brand to highly qualified and targeted attendees, funds our student grant award program, supports the USENIX Open Access Policy, and keeps USENIX conferences affordable. FAST '18 will offer limited opportunities to exhibit on site and demo your product at the Birds-of-a-Feather sessions.

To sponsor FAST '18, please contact the Sponsorship Department with 'FAST Sponsorship' in the subject line.

Other excellent branding opportunities are available. Please see the prospectus for more details.