All sessions will be held in the Tamra Hall (Ramada Plaza Jeju Hotel 8F) unless otherwise noted.

Monday, August 27th

08:30-08:45 Opening Remarks & Award Announcement

08:45-09:45 Keynote 1

Ziang Hu (VP of Huawei Silicon Valley Research Institute, CTO of Huawei Central Software Institute, Huawei Fellow)

Real World Challenges and Solutions for System Software

09:45-10:00 Coffee Break

10:00-11:40 Session 1: Security, Session Chair: Haibo Chen (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)


Qian Ge (UNSW, Data61)Yuval Yarom (University of Adelaide, Data61) and Gernot Heiser (UNSW, Data61)

No Security Without Time Protection: We Need a New Hardware-Software Contract


Saeed Mirzamohammadi and Ardalan Amiri Sani (University of California, Irvine)

The Case for a Virtualization-Based Trusted Execution Environment in Mobile Devices 


Yiwen ShaoSa Wang and Yungang Bao (Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

CryptZip: Squeezing out the Redundancy in Homomorphically Encrypted Backup Data 


Youren ShenYu ChenKang Chen (Tsinghua University), Hongliang Tian and Shoumeng Yan (Intel)

To Isolate, or to Share? That is a Question for Intel SGX 

11:40-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14:40 Session 2: Datacenter and Network, Session Chair: Youngjae Kim(Sogang University)


Qi-An Fu and Wenfei Wu (Tsinghua University)

TUS: A Transactional Update Service for SDN Applications 


Youyang YaoJiaqi Li and Rong Chen (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

Analysis and Improvement of Optimizer for Query Processing on Graph Store 


Charley ChenGuosai WangJiao Sun and Wei Xu (Tsinghua University)

Data-Driven Data Center Temperature Modeling and Prediction 


Raj Joshi (National University of Singapore)Ting Qu (National University of Defense Technology), 
Mun Choon Chan
Ben Leong (National University of Singapre) and Boon Thau Loo (University of Pennsylvania)

BurstRadar: Practical Real-time Microburst Monitoring for Datacenter Networks 

14:40-15:00 Coffee Break

15:00-16:45 Session 3: Nonvolatile Memory and Poster Short Talks, Session Chair: Yingwei Luo(Peking University)


Gyewon LeeJeongyoon EoJangho SeoTaegeon Um and Byung-Gon Chun (Seoul National University)

High-Performance Stateful Stream Processing on Solid-State Drives 


Jan S. Rellermeyer (Delft University of Technology)Maher AmerRichard Smutzer (Diablo Technologies) and 
Karthick Rajamani

Container Density Improvements with Dynamic Memory Extension using NAND Flash 


Geonhee LeeHyeon Gyu LeeJuwon LeeBryan S. Kim and Sang Lyul Min (Seoul National University)

An Empirical Study on NVM-based Block I/O Caches 


Yue ChengZheng Chai (George Mason University) and Ali Anwar (IBM Research, Almaden)

Characterizing Co-located Datacenter Workloads: An Alibaba Case Study 


Wenqiu Yu and Lin Zhong (Rice University)

Order Matters for Accounting Idempotent Resources 


YoungGyoun MoonIlwoo ParkSeungeon Lee and KyoungSoo Park (KAIST)

Accelerating Flow Processing Middleboxes with Programmable NICs 

17:00-19:00 Poster session (Lobby in front of the Tamra Hall)

19:00-21:00 Dinner

Tuesday, August 28th

08:00-09:00 Keynote 2

Sangyeun Cho (VP and Head of Software R&D Center in Samsung Electronics)

Evolution of Storage Devices, a Hardware and Software Interaction Perspective

09:00-10:15 Session 4: Operating Systems & Security, Session Chair: KyoungSoo Park(KAIST)


Yanjie ZhenWei ZhangZhenyang Dai, Junjie Mao and Yu Chen (Tsinghua University)

Is It Possible to Automatically Port Kernel Modules?  


Simon BiggsDamon Lee and Gernot Heiser (UNSW, Data61)

The Jury Is In: Monolithic OS Design Is Flawed (Subtitle: Microkernel-based Designs Improve Security)


Ashish Bijlani and Umakishore Ramachandran (Georgia Institute of Technology)

A Lightweight and Fine-grained File System Sandboxing Framework

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:10 Session 5: Miscellaneous, Session Chair: Gernot Heiser(UNSW/Data61)


Haoyu LiMingyu Wu and Haibo Chen (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

Analysis and Optimization of Java Full Garbage Collection 


Cheng PanXiameng HuLan ZhouYingwei LuoXiaolin Wang (Peking University) and 
Zhenlin Wang
(Michigan Technological University)

PACE: Penalty Aware Cache Modeling with Enhanced AET 


Seungwook Han (LINE)Sungjin Lee (Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology), 
Sangwook Shane Hahn and Jihong Kim (Seoul National University)

SyncGC: A Synchronized Garbage Collection Technique for Reducing Tail Latency in Cassandra 


Yue Leng (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)Chi-Chun ChenQiuyue Sun (University of Rochester), 
Jian Huang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) and Yuhao Zhu (University of Rochester)

Semantic-Aware Virtual Reality Video Streaming 

12:30-19:00 Excursions with tour guide