FAST '22 Technical Sessions

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

8:00 am–9:00 am

Continental Breakfast

9:00 am–9:15 am

Opening Remarks and Awards

Program Co-Chairs: Dean Hildebrand, Google, and Don Porter, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

9:15 am–10:15 am

Keynote Address

25 Years of Storage Research and Education: A Retrospective

Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, University of Wisconsin—Madison

 

Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, University of Wisconsin—Madison

Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau is the Grace Wahba professor and Chair of Computer Sciences at UW-Madison. He co-leads a research group with Professor Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau. Together, they have graduated 25 Ph.D. students and won numerous best-paper awards; many of their innovations are used by commercial systems. For their work, Andrea and Remzi received the 2018 ACM-SIGOPS Mark Weiser award for "outstanding leadership, innovation, and impact in storage and computer systems research." Remzi has won the SACM Professor-of-the-Year award six times, the Rosner "Excellent Educator" award, and the Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award. Andrea and Remzi's operating systems book "OSTEP" is downloaded millions of times yearly and used at hundreds of institutions worldwide.

10:15 am–10:45 am

Break with Refreshments

10:45 am–12:05 pm

Persistent Memory: Making it Stick

12:05 pm–2:00 pm

Lunch (on your own)

2:00 pm–3:00 pm

A Series of Merges

3:00 pm–3:30 pm

Break with Refreshments

3:30 pm–4:50 pm

Solidifying the State of SSDs

6:00 pm–7:30 pm

FAST '22 Poster Session and Reception

Check out the cool new ideas and the latest preliminary research on display at the Poster Session and Reception. Take part in discussions with your colleagues over complimentary food and drinks.

See the Call for Posters and WiPs for information on how to submit your poster. The submission deadline is Friday, January 21, 2022.

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

8:00 am–9:00 am

Continental Breakfast

9:00 am–10:00 am

Distant Memories of Efficient Transactions

10:00 am–10:30 am

Break with Refreshments

10:30 am–11:50 am

The Five Ws of Deduplication

11:50 am–12:05 pm

FAST '22 Test of Time Award Presentation

12:05 pm–2:00 pm

Conference Luncheon

2:00 pm–3:20 pm

Meet the 2022 File System Model-Year Lineup

3:20 pm–4:00 pm

Break with Refreshments

4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Work-in-Progress Reports (WiPs)

See the Call for Posters and WiPs for information on how to submit your work-in-progress report. The submission deadline is Friday, January 21, 2022.

Thursday, February 24, 2022

8:00 am–9:00 am

Continental Breakfast

9:00 am–10:00 am

Keys to the Graph Kingdom

10:00 am–10:45 am

Break with Refreshments

10:45 am–11:45 am

Keeping the Fast in FAST

CacheSifter: Sifting Cache Files for Boosted Mobile Performance and Lifetime

Yu Liang, Riwei Pan, Tianyu Ren, and Yufei Cui, Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong; Rachata Ausavarungnirun, King Mongkut's University of Technology North Bangkok; Xianzhang Chen, Chongqing University; Changlong Li, East China Normal University; Tei-Wei Kuo, City University of Hong Kong and National Taiwan University; Chun Jason Xue, City University of Hong Kong