Event Organization

Workshops and participation in international networks

  • “Versatile Reconfigurable Acceleration in Datacenters: a Bioinformatics Case Study”, Nikolaos Alachiotis Dimitris Theodoropoulos Dionisios Pnevmatikatos, Workshop on Energy-efficient Servers for Cloud and Edge Computing(EnESCE), in conjunction with the HiPEAC 2017conference, January 23-25, 2017, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • “dReDBox project: Efficient blade servers via disaggregation”, Dionysios Pnevmatikatos, Microserver: Energy Efficient Servers workshop, in conjunction with Hipeac Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, Jan. 20, 2016
  • “Impact of optical network virtualization – When realizes, what happens and how it works”, workshop co-hosted with OECC-PS, Motoyoshi Sekiya (Fujitsu Labs), Georgios Zervas (University of Bristol)
  • “Sneak Preview of dReDBox Project”, presented by Kostas Katrinis (IBM), Dimitris Syrivelis (UTH) and Roy Krikke (Sintecs), Advanced Computing and Cyber-Physical Systems 2016 Collaboration Workshop, Brussels, 14 June 2016
  • “Video Analytics for CCTV“, Invited talk to the HiPEAC Industry Partner Program, Nov 8th 2016, Dublin.
  • “Data Center landscape beyond Moore’s Law: Challenges and solutions towards deterministic nanosecond optical networking”, Invited talk to Photonics in Switching and Computing workshop on “Fast Switching Technologies and architectural considerations for Data Center Networks”, 19 September 2018, Cyprus
  • “Facilitating Remote Memory Access and Hardware Acceleration on Disaggregated Platforms”, presentation of the dReDBox remote memory access hardware infrastructure by Dimitris Theodoropoulos to the HiPEAC Computing Systems Week 2018
  • “dRedBox:Towards Rack-scale disaggregated cloud datacenters”, Poster at HiPEAC 2017conference, January 23-25, 2017, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • “Disaggregated Recursive Datacentre-In-A-Box”, project description at the Innovation Europe section of the HiPEAC info 49 newsletter.
  • “Hotplug-supported memory ballooning” (VOSYS) – general project presentation with particular focus on the developed VM memory management enhancements, given for the LabSoC team members on 06/04/2017 at EURECOM in Sophia Antipolis, France
  • “Memory hotplug support for arm64” (joint effort of VOSYS and IBM) – Linux kernel developments proposed to the open source community as a patch series (second version already), available at: https://lkml.org/lkml/2017/4/11/536.
  • Nikolaos Alachiotis, Dimitris Theodoropoulos, Dionisios Pnevmatikatos, “Versatile Reconfigurable Acceleration in Data Centers: a Bioinformatics Case Study”, Energy-efficient Servers for Cloud and Edge Computing 2017 Workshop (co-located with HiPEAC), January 2017.
  • N. Pleros, “Board- and Chip-level Software-Defined Optical Interconnect Architectures for Multi-socket Communication”, Microphotonics Conference 2016, 11-13 Oct. 2016, Berlin, Germany
  • “Will Optical Switching Drive Data Center Design in 2028?, workshop, OFC 2018, March 11, dReDBox team led by G. Zervas teamed up with N. Pleros and H. Ballani to deliver best solution and came joined first on judges votes.
  • A. Reale, “Radical computer architectures of the future: advancing Cloud with memory disaggregation”, presentation at the IBM Technical Leadership Exchange event in Dublin, May 2018.
  • D. Syrivelis, A. Reale, K. Katrinis, C. Pinto, “A Software-defined SoC Memory Bus Bridge Architecture for Disaggregated Computing”, 3rd International Workshop on Advanced Interconnect Solutions and Technologies for Emerging Computing Systems (AISTECS @HiPEAC), 2018
  • “Flexible guest VM memory resize” (VOSYS) – update on the status of virtualization layer adaptation (first iteration in 11.), given for the LabSoC team members on 03/09/2018 at EURECOM in Sophia Antipolis, France
  • “Linux KVM virtualization on ARMv8 – dReDBox project use-case” – student workshop presenting the project concept and involving attendees in practical programming exercises related to VM programming, 6-7/11/2018, Polytech Clermont-Ferrand, France.
  • “Video Analytics and Disaggregating the datacentre”, Keynote address at DataCloud Ireland 2018, October, Presented by Mark Sugrue