Workshop Program

SESSION - I (Chair: Tevfik Kosar)
2:00 pm : Opening Remarks
                  Tevfik Kosar, Louisiana State University
2:10 pm : Invited Talk: Scalaris - Methods for a Globally Distributed Key-Value Store
                  with Strong Consistency

                  Florian Schintke, Zuse Institute Berlin
2:40 pm : Data-Driven Batch Scheduling
                  John Bent, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau,
                  Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, Miron Livny, and Timothy Denehy,
                 University of Wisconsin-Madison
3:10 pm : A Distributed Architecture for Data Mining and Integration
                  Malcolm Atkinson, Jano van Hemert, Liangxiu Han,
                  Ally Hume, and Chee Sun Liew, University of Edinburgh

3:40 pm : Break
SESSION - II (Chair: Douglas Thain, University of Notre Dame)
4:00 pm : Invited Talk: Data Challenges Faced by the TeraGrid
                  Daniel S. Katz, University of Chicago
4:30 pm : Balancing TCP Buffer vs Parallel Streams in Application Level Throughput

                  Esma Yildirim, Dengpan Yin, and Tevfik Kosar, Louisiana State University
5:00pm : Abstract Storage: Moving File Format-specific Abstractions into Petabyte-scale
                  Storage Systems

                  Joe Buck, Noah Watkins, Carlos Maltzahn, and Scott Brandt,
                  University of California - Santa Cruz
5:30 pm : Closing Remarks
                  Tevfik Kosar, Louisiana State University