TCE Systems Day 2013

  • Date/Time
    Date(s) - 21/03/2013
    All Day

    Location
    Auditorium 2, Taub Building (CS)

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    The first TCE systems-day workshop will host high-profile speakers from industry and academia to discuss cutting-edge research and technology topics revolving around hardware and system-software.

    The workshop will consist of 8 speakers giving about 45 minute talks. Roughly half of the speakers are from the computer system industry and half from academia. The talks will be of a technical nature intended for technical CS/EE audience, typically focusing on hardware, operating systems, and other system-software issues.

    Lectures will be held in English. Attendees should hold a basic background in computer systems, in the form of industrial experience on relevant topics and/or via academic courses.

     

     

     

    Organizer: Dan Tsafrir (CS, Technion)
    Admin Support: Linoy Gal (TCE, Technion) tce@technion.ac.il

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     Program
     
    08:30-09:20
    Gathering
    09:20-09:30
    Opening remarks – Prof. Dan Tsafrir (CS, Technion)
    TCE Center – Prof. Assaf Schuster (TCE Head)
    09:30-10:10
    Keynote Talk: Insect Flight – From Biology to Technology
    Dubi Benyamini (Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. & The Israeli Lepidopterists Society)
    Abstract  |  Bio
    10:10-10:50
    Synthesis of Synchronization
    Prof. Eran Yahav (CS, Technion)
     
    Abstract  |  Bio
    10:50-11:10
    Coffee Break
    11:10-11:50
    Challenges in Evaluating Parallel Job Schedulers
    Prof. Dror  Feitelson (The Hebrew University
    Abstract  |  Bio
     
    11:50-12:30
    Challenges and Innovations in Creating Energy Efficient Platforms
    Efi Rotem (Intel)
    Abstract  |  Bio
    12:30-13:30
    Lunch (in room 337)
    13:30-14:10
    Flat Datacenter Storage
     
     Dr. Jeremy Elson (Microsoft Research at Redmond)
    Abstract  | Bio
     
    14:10-14:50
    Microprocessors’ Microarchitecture – Opportunities and Challenges
    Prof. Uri Weiser (EE, Technion)
    Abstract  |  Bio
    14:50-15:10
    Coffee Break
    15:10-15:50
    Architectural Side Channels and their Mitigation
    Prof. Eran Tromer (Tel Aviv University)
     
     Abstract  |  Bio