John Wilkes

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    Storage, data, and information systems

    John Wilkes, Christopher Hoover, Beth Keer, Pankaj Mehra, Alistair Veitch

    HP Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA, USA (2008)


    Hibernator: helping disk arrays sleep through the winter

    Qingbo Zhu, Zhifeng Chen, Lin Tan, Yuanyuan Zhou, Kimberly Keeton, John Wilkes

    SOSP (2005), pp. 177-190


    Lessons and challenges in automating data dependability

    Kimberly Keeton, Jeffrey S. Chase, Dirk Beyer, Arif Merchant, Cipriano A. Santos, John Wilkes

    ACM SIGOPS European Workshop (2004), pp. 4



    John Wilkes, Jeffrey C. Mogul, Jaap Suermondt

    ACM SIGOPS European Workshop (2004), pp. 13


    Seneca: remote mirroring done write

    Minwen Ji, Alistair C. Veitch, John Wilkes

    USENIX Annual Technical Conference (2003), pp. 253-268


    Back to the future: dependable computing = dependable services

    Jeffrey S. Chase, Amin Vahdat, John Wilkes

    ACM SIGOPS European Workshop, Saint-Émilion, France (2002), pp. 170-173


    Selecting RAID levels for disk arrays

    Eric Anderson, Ram Swaminathan, Alistair C. Veitch, Guillermo A. Alvarez, John Wilkes

    FAST (2002), pp. 189-201


    An experimental study of data migration algorithms

    Eric J. Anderson, Joseph Hall, Jason D. Hartline, Michael Hobbs, Anna R. Karlin, Jared Saia, Ram Swaminathan, John Wilkes

    Algorithm Engineering (2001), pp. 145-158


    EOS - the dawn of the resource economy (position summary)

    John Wilkes, Patrick Goldsack, G. John Janakiraman, Lance Russell, Sharad Singhal, Andrew Thomas

    HotOS, Elmau/Oberbayern, Germany (2001), pp. 188


    Minerva: An automated resource provisioning tool for large-scale storage systems

    Guillermo A. Alvarez, Elizabeth Borowsky, Susie Go, Theodore H. Romer, Ralph A. Becker-Szendy, Richard A. Golding, Arif Merchant, Mirjana Spasojevic, Alistair C. Veitch, John Wilkes

    ACM Trans. Comput. Syst., vol. 19 (2001), pp. 483-518


    Storage Service Providers: a Solution for Storage Management? (Panel)

    Banu Ozden, Bruce Hillyer, Wee Teck Ng, Elizabeth A. M. Shriver, David J. DeWitt, Bruce Gordon, Jim Gray, John Wilkes

    VLDB (2001), pp. 618-619


    Towards Global Storage Management and Data Placement

    Alistair C. Veitch, Erik Riedel, Simon J. Towers, John Wilkes

    HotOS (2001), pp. 184


    An Analytic Behavior Model for Disk Drives with Readahead Caches and Request Reordering

    Elizabeth A. M. Shriver, Arif Merchant, John Wilkes

    SIGMETRICS (1998), pp. 182-191


    Capacity planning with phased workloads

    Elizabeth Borowsky, Richard A. Golding, P. Jacobson, Arif Merchant, L. Schreier, Mirjana Spasojevic, John Wilkes

    WOSP (1998), pp. 199-207


    The HP AutoRAID hierarchical storage system

    John Wilkes, Richard Golding, Carl Staelin, Tim Sullivan

    ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (TOCS), vol. 14 (1996), pp. 108-136


    Idleness is not sloth

    Richard A. Golding, Peter Bosch II, Carl Staelin, Tim Sullivan, John Wilkes

    USENIX Winter (1995), pp. 201-212


    The TickerTAIP parallel RAID architecture

    Pei Cao, Swee Boon Lim, Shivakumar Venkataraman, John Wilkes

    ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (TOCS), vol. 12 (1994), pp. 236-269


    The TickerTAIP parallel RAID architecture

    Pei Cao, Swee Boon Lim, Shivakumar Venkataraman, John Wilkes

    ISCA (1993), pp. 52-63


    DataMesh parallel storage servers

    John Wilkes, Chia Chao, Robert English, David Jacobson, Bart Sears, Carl Staelin, Alex Stepanov

    SIGOPS Oper. Syst. Rev., vol. 26 (1992), pp. 11