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 consisted of … Read moreThe Mark Weiser Award 2018
The 2018 Edsger W. Dijkstra Prize in Distributed Computing goes to Bowen Alpern and Fred B. Schneider for their paper: Defining liveness, published in Information Processing Letters 21(4), October 1985.
The ASPLOS Most Influential Paper Award for 2018 goes to the ASPLOS 2000 paper: OceanStore: an architecture for global-scale persistent storage. The authors are John Kubiatowicz, David Bindel, Yan Chen, Steven Czerwinski, Patrick Eaton, Dennis Geels, Ramakrishna Gummadi, Sean Rhea, Hakim Weatherspoon, Chris Wells, and Ben Zhao
SOSP 2017 hosted its first ACM Student Research Competition (SRC). Congratulations to Jon Gjengset, Brandon Zhang, Tej Chajed, Gefei Zuo, Anish Athalye, and Levente Kurus.