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Join us in San Jose, CA, February 14–17, 2012, for the 10th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies. FAST '12 brings together storage system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. The FAST program will again be offering tutorials, which will be taught by expert instructors including Brent Welch and Jiri Schindler and will take place on Tuesday, February 14. Beginning on Wednesday February 15, the technical program includes 26 technical papers, Work-in-Progress reports (WiPs), and two poster sessions.
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Nominating Committee Report, 2012 Election for the USENIX Board of Directors
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USENIX Security '12: 21st USENIX Security Symposium (CFP)
August 8–10, 2012, Bellevue, WA
Submissions due: February 16, 2012 Deadline Approaching!
LEET '12: 5th USENIX Workshop on Large-Scale Exploits and Emergent Threats (CFP)
April 24, 2012, San Jose, CA
Submissions due: February 23, 2012 Deadline Approaching!
HotCloud '12: 4th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing (CFP)
June 12–13, 2012,
Submissions due: March 8, 2012
HotStorage '12: 4th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Storage and File Systems (CFP)
June 13–14, 2012,
Submissions due: March 12, 2012
TaPP '12: 4th USENIX Workshop on the Theory and Practice of Provenance (CFP)
June 14–15, 2012, Boston, MA
Contributions/Proposals due: March 31, 2012
HealthSec '12: 3rd USENIX Workshop on Health Security and Privacy (CFP)
August 6–7, 2012, Bellevue, WA
Submissions due: April 10, 2012
CSET '12: 5th Workshop on Cyber Security Experimentation and Test (CFP)
August 6, 2012, Bellevue, WA
Submissions due: April 19, 2012
OSDI '12: 10th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (CFP)
October 8–10, 2012, Hollywood, CA
Submissions due: May 3, 2012
HotSec '12: 7th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Security (CFP)
August 7, 2012, Bellevue, WA
Submissions due: May 7, 2012
LISA '12: 26th Large Installation System Administration Conference (CFP)
December 9–14, 2012,
San Diego, CA
Submissions due: May 17, 2012
HotDep '12: Eighth Workshop on Hot Topics in System Dependability (CFP)
October 7, 2012, Hollywood, CA
Submissions due: June 11, 2012
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Thanks to those of you who joined us in Boston, MA, for LISA '11. Check out the online proceedings of the technical program.
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Articles free to everyone: "Btrfs: The Swiss Army Knife of Storage," by Josef Bacik, editor Rik Farrow's "Musings," book reviews by Elizabeth Zwicky and Sam Stover, and conference reports from the 14th International Workshop on High Performance Transaction Systems (HPTS).
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