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Session papers are available to workshop registrants immediately and to everyone beginning December 10, 2008.

Wednesday, December 10, 2008
1:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.

Opening Remarks

1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

I/O Architecture

Session Chair: Jun Nakajima, Intel

Towards Virtual Passthrough I/O on Commodity Devices
Lei Xia, Jack Lange, and Peter Dinda, Northwestern University

Paper in HTML | PDF

Live Migration of Direct-Access Devices
Asim Kadav and Michael M. Swift, University of Wisconsin—Madison

Paper in HTML | PDF

Scalable I/O—A Well-Architected Way to Do Scalable, Secure and Virtualized I/O
Julian Satran, Leah Shalev, Muli Ben-Yehuda, and Zorik Machulsky, IBM Haifa Research Lab

Paper in HTML | PDF

3:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.    Break
3:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m.

Invited Speaker

Jake Oshins, Microsoft

4:15 p.m.–4:45 p.m.    Break
4:45 p.m.–6:15 p.m.

Storage Virtualization

Session Chair: Jose Renato Santos, HP Labs

Block Mason
Dutch T. Meyer and Brendan Cully, University of British Columbia; Jake Wires, Citrix, Inc.; Norman C. Hutchinson, University of British Columbia; Andrew Warfield, University of British Columbia and Citrix, Inc.

Paper in HTML | PDF

Experiences with Content Addressable Storage and Virtual Disks
Anthony Liguori, IBM Linux Technology Center; Eric Van Hensbergen, IBM Research

Paper in HTML | PDF

Paravirtualized Paging
Dan Magenheimer, Chris Mason, Dave McCracken, and Kurt Hackel, Oracle Corporation

Paper in HTML | PDF

Thursday, December 11, 2008
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Invited Speaker

Andrew Kegel, AMD

10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.    Break
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Device Virtualization

Session Chair: Eyal de Lara, University of Toronto

GPU Virtualization on VMware's Hosted I/O Architecture
Micah Dowty and Jeremy Sugerman, VMware, Inc.

Paper in HTML | PDF

Taming Heterogeneous NIC Capabilities for I/O Virtualization
Jose Renato Santos, Yoshio Turner, and Jayaram Mudigonda, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories

Paper in HTML | PDF

Standardized but Flexible I/O for Self-Virtualizing Devices
Joshua LeVasseur, Ramu Panayappan, Espen Skoglund, Christo du Toit, Leon Lynch, and Alex Ward, Netronome Systems; Dulloor Rao, Georgia Institute of Technology; Rolf Neugebauer and Derek McAuley, Netronome Systems

Paper in HTML | PDF

SR-IOV Networking in Xen: Architecture, Design and Implementation
Yaozu Dong, Zhao Yu, and Greg Rose, Intel Corporation

Paper in HTML | PDF

12:30 p.m.–12:45 p.m.

Closing Remarks

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