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.
Nominating Committee Report, 2012 Election for the USENIX Board of Directors
The USENIX Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the candidates we are nominating for the upcoming USENIX Board of Directors election. Find out more here.
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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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