The Hall of Fame Award 2019

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 selection committee consisted of Rich Draves, Robbert van Renesse, and Tom Anderson. The following two papers were selected to receive the HoF Awards for 2019. … Read more The Hall of Fame Award 2019

The Hall of Fame Award 2017

The 2017 SIGOPS Hall-of-Fame awards goes to (1) Mike Burrows, for his paper “The Chubby lock service for loosely-coupled distributed systems”; and to (2) Giuseppe DeCandia, Deniz Hastorun, Madan Jampani, Gunavardhan Kakulapati, Avinash Lakshman, Alex Pilchin, Swaminathan Sivasubramanian, Peter Vosshall, and Werner Vogels for their paper “Dynamo: Amazon’s Highly Available Key-value Store”.