Artifact evaluation, present and future

Science should be transparent and reproducible. In computer science, this means code and data should be publicly available and anyone should be able to validate a paper’s claims given reasonable hardware. Dedicated scientists have made their code and data public for decades, but until recently, this was done in a decentralized fashion. Groups had their … Read more

The Hall of Fame Award 2022

The SIGOPS Hall of Fame Award (HoF) was instituted in 2005 to recognize the most influential Operating Systems papers that were published at least ten years in the past. The 2022 selection committee consists of Gernot Heiser, Chandu Thekkath, and Amin Vahdat. The following paper was selected. The 2022 SIGOPS Hall of Fame Award goes … Read more

The Mark Weiser Award 2022

The Mark Weiser Award was created in 2001 by ACM SIGOPS to be given to an individual who has demonstrated creativity and innovation in operating systems research. The award is named in honor of Mark Weiser, a computing visionary recognized for his research accomplishments during his career at Xerox PARC. The award committee for 2022 … Read more