WISH 2009 Workshop
      The First Workshop on Integrating Solid-state Memory into the Storage Hierarchy
Held in Conjunction with ASPLOS 2009      


    March 7, 2009
    Hamilton Crowne Plaza, Washington DC, USA

    Important Dates

      Submission due: Dec 15, 2008 11:59 PM (PST)(No Extension)
      Notification to authors: Jan 25, 2009
      Final copy deadline: Feb 10, 2009
      Workshop: Mar 7, 2009

      Workshop Organizers

        Bhuvan Urgaonkar, Penn State
        Sudhanva Gurumurthi, University of Virginia

        Web and Publicity Chair
        Byung Chul Tak, Penn State

        Program Committee
        Frank Bellosa, University of Karlsruhe
        Mahmut Kandemir, Penn State
        Chul Lee, Samsung Electronics
        Mircea Stan, University of Virginia
        Tom Wenisch, University of Michigan


        8:30 - 8:50 a.m. Introductory remarks
        8:50 - 9:30 Invited speaker 1 (Frank Hady, Intel)
        Integrating NAND Flash into the Storage Hierarchy ... Research or Product Design?    [Talk Slides]
        9:30 - 9:50 FRP: a Nonvolatile Memory Research Platform Targeting NAND Flash
        John D. Davis, Lintao Zhang (Microsoft Research)
        9:50 - 10:10 Combo Drive: Optimizing Cost and Performance in a Heterogeneous Storage Device
        Hannes Payer (University of Salzburg), Marco A.A. Sanvido (Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Research), Zvonimir Z. Bandic (Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Research), Christoph M. Kirsch (University of Salzburg)
        10:10 - 10:40 Break
        10:40 - 11:20 Invited speaker 2 (Adam Leventhal, Sun)
        The Failure of SSDs: How Integration into the Storage Hierarchy Will Advise SSD Design    [Talk Slides]
        11:20 - 11:40 Enabling Enterprise Solid State Disks Performance
        Milo Polte, Jiri Simsa, Garth Gibson (Carnegie Mellon University)
        11:40 - 12:00 FEARLESS: Flash Enabled Active Replication of Low End Survivable Storage
        Vamsi Kundeti, John A. Chandy (University of Connecticut)
        12:00 - 12:20 In Search of Alternative Uses of Byte-Addressable Non-Volatile RAM: A Case Study of a Green Web Server Cluster
        In Hwan Doh, Young Je Moon, Jung Soo Park, Eunsam Kim (Hongik University), Jongmoo Choi (Dankook University), Donghee Lee (University of Seoul), Sam H. Noh (Hongik University)
        12:20 - 12:30 Concluding remarks

        CFP can be found here.