SIGOPS ANNOUNCE monthly posting (01/02/2017)


CONTENTS

  1. Announcements:
    LTB 20172017-01-10http://ltb2017.eecs.yorku.ca/
    * HotOS XVI2017-01-25https://www.sigops.org/hotos/hotos17/
    BeyondMR 20172017-01-27https://sites.google.com/site/beyondmr2017/
    ECRTS 172017-01-31http://ecrts17.ecrts.org
    DEBS 20172017-02-21http://www.debs2017.org
    * SYSTOR 20172017-02-22http://www.systor.org/2017/
    ISMM 20172017-02-26http://conf.researchr.org/home/ismm-2017
    * ACM WiSec 20172017-03-13http://wisec2017.ccs.neu.edu/index.html
    SOSP17-Workshops2017-03-31http://www.sigops.org/sosp/sosp17/workshops.html
    * ECBS 20172017-04-24http://cyprusconferences.org/ecbs2017/

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1. ANNOUNCEMENTS

LTB 2017

Title:6th International Workshop on Load Testing and Benchmarking of Software Systems
Submission Deadline:2017-01-10
Webpage:http://ltb2017.eecs.yorku.ca/
Dates:April 23, 2017
Location:L'Aquila, Italy
Contact Email:kross@fortiss.org
Synopsis:
Load testing and benchmarking software systems are difficult tasks, which requires a great understanding of the system under test and customer behavior. Practitioners face many challenges such as tooling (choosing and implementing the testing tools), environments (software and hardware setup) and time (limited time to design, test, and analyze). This one-day workshop brings together software testing researchers, practitioners and tool developers to discuss the challenges and opportunities of conducting research on load testing and benchmarking software systems.

NEW THIS MONTH!

HotOS XVI

Title:The 16th Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems
Submission Deadline:2017-01-25
Webpage:https://www.sigops.org/hotos/hotos17/
Dates:May, 7-10, 2017
Location:Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Contact Email:hotos17-chairs@cs.ubc.ca
Synopsis:
The 16th Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems will bring together researchers and practitioners in computer systems, broadly construed. Continuing the HotOS tradition, participants will present and discuss new ideas in systems research and how technological advances and new applications are shaping our computational infrastructure.

BeyondMR 2017

Title:The 4th workshop on Algorithms and Systems for MapReduce and Beyond
Submission Deadline:2017-01-27
Webpage:https://sites.google.com/site/beyondmr2017/
Dates:May, 19-19, 2017
Location:Raleigh, NC, USA
Contact Email:jan.hidders@vub.ac.be
Synopsis:
Algorithms and Systems for MapReduce and Beyond (BeyondMR) is a workshop for research at the frontier of large-scale computations, with topics ranging from algorithms, to computational models, to the systems themselves. The workshop aims to explore algorithms, computational models, architectures, languages and interfaces for systems that need large-scale parallelization and systems designed to support efficient parallelization and fault tolerance. These include specialized programming and data-management systems based on MapReduce and extensions, graph processing systems, data-intensive workflow and dataflow systems.

ECRTS 17

Title:29th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems
Submission Deadline:2017-01-31
Webpage:http://ecrts17.ecrts.org
Dates:June 27-30, 2017
Location:Dubrovnik, Croatia
Contact Email:fohler@eit.uni-kl.de
Synopsis:
ECRTS is the premier European venue for presenting research into the broad area of real-time and embedded systems. ECRTS has been in the forefront of the real-time community in introducing innovations such as artefact evaluation; open-access proceedings, etc., into the larger real-time computing community. ECRTS 17 will apply an open access publication model in collaboration with LIPIcs – Leibniz International Proceedings in Informatics established in cooperation with Schloss Dagstuhl –Leibniz Center for Informatics.

DEBS 2017

Title:The 11th ACM International Conference on Distributed and Event‐based Systems
Abstract Deadline:2017-02-21
Submission Deadline:2017-02-26
Webpage:http://www.debs2017.org
Dates:June, 19 - 23, 2017
Location:Barcelona, Spain, Europe
Contact Email:vinay@cs.aau.dk
Synopsis:
Over the past decade, the ACM International Conference on Distributed and Event‐based Systems (DEBS) has become the premier venue for contributions in the fields of distributed and event‐based systems. The objectives of the ACM International Conference on Distributed and Event‐Based Systems (DEBS) are to provide a forum dedicated to the dissemination of original research, the discussion of practical insights, and the reporting of experiences relevant to distributed systems and event‐based computing. The conference aims at providing a forum for academia and industry to exchange ideas through industry papers and demo papers.

NEW THIS MONTH!

SYSTOR 2017

Title:10th ACM International Systems and Storage Conference
Submission Deadline:2017-02-22
Webpage:http://www.systor.org/2017/
Dates:05, 22-24, 2017
Location:Haifa, Israel
Contact Email:moshikh@il.ibm.com
Synopsis:
SYSTOR provides a forum for interaction across the systems and storage community: international, academic, and industrial, for both students and more established members. We solicit high-quality experimental and practical research papers encompassing all aspects of computer systems. Research papers will be published by the ACM. In addition to research papers, SYSTOR hosts distinguished keynote speakers, highlighted papers from recent top conferences, a poster session, and social and cultural activities.

ISMM 2017

Title:The 16th ACM SIGPLAN International Symposium on Memory Management
Submission Deadline:2017-02-26
Webpage:http://conf.researchr.org/home/ismm-2017
Dates:June 18, 2017
Location:Barcelona, Spain
Contact Email:ck@cs.uni-salzburg.at
Synopsis:
The International Symposium on Memory Management (ISMM) is a premier forum for research in memory management. ISMM focuses on garbage collection, dynamic storage allocation, storage management implementation techniques, plus interactions with languages and operating systems, and empirical studies of memory allocation and access behavior in programs. ISMM 2017 is soliciting full-length submissions covering new work on memory management topics as well as papers presenting confirmations or refutations of important prior results. Surveys and comparative analyses that shed new light on previously published techniques are also welcome.

NEW THIS MONTH!

ACM WiSec 2017

Title:ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
Abstract Deadline:2017-03-13
Submission Deadline:2017-03-20
Webpage:http://wisec2017.ccs.neu.edu/index.html
Dates:July, 18 - 20, 2016
Location:Boston, USA
Contact Email:chhagan@math.unipd.it
Synopsis:
ACM WiSec is the leading ACM and SIGSAC conference dedicated to all aspects of security and privacy in wireless and mobile networks and their applications. In addition to the traditional ACM WiSec topics of physical, link, and network layer security, we welcome papers focusing on the security and privacy of mobile software platforms, usable security and privacy, biometrics, cryptography, and the increasingly diverse range of mobile or wireless applications such as Internet of Things, and Cyber-Physical Systems. The conference welcomes both theoretical as well as systems contributions.

SOSP17-Workshops

Title:Workshops at the 25th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP17)
Submission Deadline:2017-03-31
Webpage:http://www.sigops.org/sosp/sosp17/workshops.html
Dates:Oct, 28, 2017
Location:Shanghai, China
Contact Email:hweather@cs.cornell.edu
Synopsis:
SOSP 2017 will officially host workshops at the conference venue on Saturday, October 28th. The purpose of these workshops is to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and preliminary results of topics related to SOSP in an interactive environment. We invite proposals for "open" workshops with the intent to draw upon the collective experience, interests, and opinions of all SOSP attendees.

NEW THIS MONTH!

ECBS 2017

Title:5th European Conference on the Engineering of Computer Based Systems
Abstract Deadline:2017-04-24
Submission Deadline:2017-05-01
Webpage:http://cyprusconferences.org/ecbs2017/
Dates:August, 31st - September, 1st, 2017
Location:Larnaca, Cyprus
Contact Email:george@cs.ucy.ac.cy
Synopsis:
ECBS 2017 is a formal meeting dedicated to engineering of computer-based systems. The conference is devoted to the design, development, deployment, and analysis of the complex systems whose behavior is largely determined or controlled by computers. Such systems are characterized by functional, performance, and reliability requirements that mandate the tight integration of information processing and physical processes. ECBS integrates software, hardware, and communication perspective of system engineering through its many facets that include system modeling, requirements specification, simulation, architectures, safety, security, reliability, human–computer interaction, system integration, verification and validation, high performance/parallel computing, cloud-based technologies, and project management.

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