Flux Research Group / School of Computing


POWDER: Platform for Open Wireless Data-driven Experimental Research
Joe Breen, Andrew Buffmire, Jonathon Duerig, Kevin Dutt, Eric Eide, Anneswa Ghosh, Mike Hibler, David Johnson, Sneha Kumar Kasera, Earl Lewis, Dustin Maas, Caleb Martin, Alex Orange, Neal Patwari, Daniel Reading, Robert Ricci, David Schurig, Leigh Stoller, Allison Todd, Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe, Naren Viswanathan, Kirk Webb, and Gary Wong
In Computer Networks 197(), October 2021 [ bibtex ]
Switch Assisted Peer To Peer
Sriram Selvam
Masters Thesis, University of Utah 2020 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
Is Big Data Performance Reproducible in Modern Cloud Networks?
Alexandru Uta, Alexandru Custura, Dmitry Duplyakin, Ivo Jimenez, Jan Rellermeyer, Carlos Maltzahn, Robert Ricci, and Alexandru Iosup
In NSDI 2020 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
Spectrum Usage Analysis and Prediction using LSTM Networks
Anneswa Ghosh
Masters Thesis, University of Utah 2020 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
WASPP: Workflow Automation for Security Policy Procedures
Ren Quinn, Nico Holguin, Ben Poster, Corey Roach, , and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In CNSM 2019 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
The Design and Operation of CloudLab
Dmitry Duplyakin, Robert Ricci, Aleksander Maricq, Gary Wong, Jonathon Duerig, Eric Eide, Leigh Stoller, Mike Hibler, David Johnson, Kirk Webb, Aditya Akella, Kuangching Wang, Glenn Ricart, Larry Landweber, Chip Elliott, Michael Zink, Emmanuel Cecchet, Snigdhaswin Kar, and Prabodh Mishra
In ATC 2019 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
Interparty Visibility in a Cloud Computing Platform
Hyunwook Baek
PhD Dissertation, University of Utah 2018 [ bibtex ]
Splinter: Bare-Metal Extensions for Multi-Tenant Low-Latency Storage
Chinmay Kulkarni, Sara Moore, Mazhar Naqvi, Tian Zhang, Robert Ricci, and Ryan Stutsman
In OSDI 2018 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
ECHO: A Reliable Distributed Cellular Core Network for Hyper-scale Public Clouds
Binh Nguyen, Tian Zhang, Bozidar Radunovic, Ryan Stutsman, Thomas Karagiannis, Jakub Kocur, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In MobiCom 2018 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Fail-Slow at Scale: Evidence of Hardware Performance Faults in Large Production Systems
Haryadi S. Gunawi, Riza O. Suminto, Russell Sears, Casey Golliher, Swaminathan Sundararaman, Xing Lin, Tim Emami, Weiguang Sheng, Nematollah Bidokhti, Caitie McCaffrey, Gary Grider, Parks M. Fields, Kevin Harms, Robert Ricci, and Kirk Webb
In FAST 2018 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Typhoon: An SDN Enhanced Real-Time Big Data Streaming Framework
Junguk Cho, Hyunseok Chang, Sarit Mukherjee, T.V. Lakshman, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In CoNEXT 2017 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Enabling WiFi in Open Access Networks
Shamik Sarkar, Christopher Becker, Josh Kunz, Aarushi Sarbhai, Gurupragaash Annasamymani, Sneha Kumar Kasera, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Wireless 2017 [ bibtex ]
XNet: A Capability Enabled Cloud Access Control System
Josh Kunz
Masters Thesis, University of Utah 2017 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Orchestrating the Data-plane of Virtual LTE Core Networks
Rajesh Mahindra, Arijit Banerjee, Karthik Sundaresan, Sneha Kumar Kasera, Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe, and Sampath Rangarajan
In IEEE SECON 2017 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
ECHO: A reliable distributed cellular core network for public clouds
Binh Nguyen, Tian Zhang, Bozidar Radunovic, Ryan Stutsman, Thomas Karagiannis, Jakub Kocur, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
Technical Report 2017 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
PopperCI: Automated Reproducibility Validation
Ivo Jiminez, Carlos Maltzahn, Jay Lofstead, Kathryn Mohror, Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, and Robert Ricci
In CNERT 2017 [ bibtex ]
SIMECA: SDN-based IoT Mobile Edge Cloud Architecture
Binh Nguyen, Nakjung Choi, Marina Thottan, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management - Mini Conference 2017 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Auto-tuning active queue management
Joe Novak and Sneha Kumar Kasera
In COMSNETS 2017 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Path Boxplots: A Method for Characterizing Uncertainty in Path Ensembles on a Graph
Mukund Raj, Mahsa Mirzargar, Robert Ricci, Robert Kirby, and Ross Whitaker
In JCGS 26(2), 2017 [ bibtex ]
Mobile Live Video Upstreaming
Philip Lundrigan, Mojgan Khaledi, Makito Kano, Naveen Subramanyam, and Sneha Kumar Kasera
In ITC 2016 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Function as a Service, an Ad Hoc Approach to Cloud Computing
Keith Downie
In Undergraduate Thesis, University of Utah School of Computing 2016 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
Scaling the LTE Control-Plane for Future Mobile Access
Arijit Banerjee, Rajesh Mahindra, Karthik Sundaresan, Sneha Kumar Kasera, Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe, and Sampath Rangarajan
In CoNEXT 2015 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
MobiScud: A Fast Moving Personal Cloud in the Mobile Network
Kaiqiang Wang, Minwei Shen, Junguk Cho, Arijit Banerjee, Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe, and Kirk Webb
In Workshop on All Things Cellular: Operations, Applications and Challenges 2015 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Metadata Considered Harmful ... to Deduplication
Xing Lin, Fred Douglis, Jim Li, Xudong Li, Robert Ricci, Stephen Smaldone, and Grant Wallace
In HotStorage 2015 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Trust as the Foundation of Resource Exchange in GENI
Marshall Brinn, Nicholas Bastin, Andrew Bavier, Mark Berman, Jeffrey Chase, and Robert Ricci
In TRIDENTCOM 2015 [ bibtex ]
Realistic Traffic Shaping in the Dummynet Link Emulator
Aisha Syed
Masters Thesis, University of Utah 2014 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Harnessing GPU Computing in System-Level Software
Weibin Sun
PhD Dissertation, University of Utah 2014 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
GENI: A Federated Testbed For Innovative Network Experiments
Mark Berman, Jeffrey S Chase, Lawrence Landweber, Aki Nakao, Max Ott, Dipankar Raychaudhuri, Robert Ricci, and Ivan Seskar
In ComNets 61(0), March 2014 [ bibtex ]
The InstaGENI Initiative: An Architecture for Distributed Systems and Advanced Programmable Networks
Nicholas Bastin, Andy Bavier, Jessica Blaine, Jim Chen, Narayan Krishnan, Joe Mambretti, Rick McGeer, Robert Ricci, and Nicki Watts
In Computer Networks 61(0), March 2014 [ bibtex ]
Migratory Compression: Coarse-grained Data Reordering to Improve Compressibility
Xing Lin, Guanlin Lu, Fred Douglis, Philip Shilane, and Grant Wallace
In FAST 2014 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Help, Help, I'm Being Suppressed! The Significance of Suppressors in Software Testing
Alex Groce, Chaoqiang Zhang, Mohammad Amin Alipour, Eric Eide, Yang Chen, and John Regehr
In ISSRE 2013 [ bibtex ]
MOCA: A Lightweight Mobile Cloud Offloading Architecture
Arijit Banerjee, Xu Chen, Jeffrey Erman, Vijay Gopalakrishnan, Seungjoon Lee, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In MobiArch 2013 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Detailed study on Linux Logical Volume Manager
Prashanth Nayak
Flux Technical Note FTN–2013–06 2013 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Image import and SSH security in Emulab
Srikanth Raju
Flux Technical Report FTN–2013–05 2013 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Taming Compiler Fuzzers
Yang Chen, Alex Groce, Chaoqiang Zhang, Weng-Keen Wong, Xiaoli Fern, Eric Eide, and John Regehr
In PLDI 2013 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
DEFINED: Deterministic Execution for Interactive Control-Plane Debugging
Chia-Chi Lin, Virajith Jalaparti, Matthew Caesar, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In USENIX ATC 2013 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Deterministic Systems Analysis
Anton Burtsev
PhD Dissertation, University of Utah 2013 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Performance Analysis of Virtual Environments
Nikhil Mishrikoti
Flux Technical Note FTN–2013–03 2013 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
Xen-Cap: A Capability Framework for Xen
Yathindra Naik
Flux Technical Note FTN–2013–04 2013 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
FlowOps: Open Access Network Management And Operation
Matt Strum
Masters Thesis, University of Utah 2013 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
An Architecture For International Federation of Network Testbeds
Robert Ricci, Gary Wong, Leigh Stoller, and Jonathon Duerig
In IEICE Transactions on Communications E96-B(1), January 2013 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Practical Network-Wide Compression of IP Routing Tables
Elliott Karpilovsky, Matthew Caesar, Jennifer Rexford, Aman Shaikh, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In IEEE TNSM 9(4), December 2012 [ bibtex ]
SMOG: A Cloud Platform for Seamless Wide area Migration of Networked Games
Virajith Jalaparti, Matthew Caesar, Seungjoon Lee, Jeffery Pang, and Jacobus (Kobus) Van der Merwe
In NetGames 2012 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
A3: An Environment for Self-Adaptive Diagnosis and Immunization of Novel Attacks
Partha Pal, Richard Schantz, Aaron Paulos, Brett Benyo, David Johnson, Mike Hibler, and Eric Eide
In SASOW 2012 [ bibtex ]
Swarm Testing
Alex Groce, Chaoqiang Zhang, Eric Eide, Yang Chen, and John Regehr
In ISSTA 2012 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
Test-Case Reduction for C Compiler Bugs
John Regehr, Yang Chen, Pascal Cuoq, Eric Eide, Chucky Ellison, and Xuejun Yang
In PLDI 2012 [ pdf :: slides :: bibtex ]
Getting Started with GENI: A User Tutorial
Jonathon Duerig, Robert Ricci, Leigh Stoller, Matt Strum, Gary Wong, Charles Carpenter, Zongming Fei, James Griffioen, Hussamuddin Nasir, Jeremy Reed, and Xiongqi Wu
In CCR 42(1), January 2012 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Efficient Type and Memory Safety for Tiny Embedded Systems
John Regehr, Nathan Cooprider, Will Archer, and Eric Eide
In PLOS 2006 [ bibtex ]
Memory Safety and Untrusted Extensions for TinyOS
John Regehr, Nathan Cooprider, Will Archer, and Eric Eide
Technical Report UUCS–06–007 2006 [ bibtex ]
Leveraging Bloom Filters For Smart Search Within NUCA Caches
Robert Ricci, Steve Barrus, Daniel Gebhardt, and Rajeev Balasubramonian
In WCED 2006 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Lessons From Resource Allocators for Large-Scale Multiuser Testbeds
Robert Ricci, David Oppenheimer, Jay Lepreau, and Amin Vahdat
In OSR 40(1), January 2006 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
Agile Protocols, an Application of Active Networking to Censor-Resistant Publishing Networks
Robert Ricci
In Undergraduate Thesis, University of Utah School of Computing 2001 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
A Configurable and Extensible Transport Protocol
Gary Wong, Matti Hiltunen, and Richard Schlichting
In INFOCOM 2001 [ pdf :: bibtex ]
An OS Interface for Active Routers
Larry Peterson, Yitzchak Gottlieb, Mike Hibler, Patrick Tullmann, Jay Lepreau, Stephen Schwab, Hrishikesh Dandekar, Andrew Purtell, and John Hartman
In JSAC 19(3), March 2001 [ pdf :: bibtex ]