Publications

  • Baiyu Chen, Zhengyu Yang, Siyu Huang, Xianzhi Du, Zhiwei Cui, Janki Bhimani, Xin Xie, and Ningfang Mi, "Cyber-Physical System Enabled Nearby Traffic Flow Modelling for Autonomous Vehicles", 36th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference, Special Session on Cyber Physical Systems: Security, Computing, and Performance (IPCCC-CPS'17), 2017.
  • Zhengyu Yang, Morteza Hoseinzadeh, Allen Andrews, Clay Mayers, David Thomas Evans, Rory Thomas Bolt, Janki Bhimani, Ningfang Mi, and Steven Swanson, "AutoTiering: Automatic Data Placement Manager in Multi-Tier All-Flash Datacenter", 36th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'17), 2017.
  • Zhengyu Yang, Morteza Hoseinzadeh, Ping Wong, John Artoux, Clay Mayers, David Thomas Evans, Rory Thomas Bolt, Janki Bhimani, Ningfang Mi, and Steven Swanson, "H-NVMe: A Hybrid Framework of NVMe-based Storage System in Cloud Computing Environment", 36th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'17), 2017.
  • Janki Bhimani, Zhengyu Yang, Miriam Leeser, and Ningfang Mi, "Accelerating Big Data Applications Using Lightweight Virtualization Framework on Enterprise Cloud", 21st IEEE High Performance Extreme Computing Conference (HPEC'17), 2017.
  • Janki Bhimani, Ningfang Mi, Miriam Leeser, and Zhengyu Yang, "FiM: Performance Prediction Model for Parallel Computation in Iterative Data Processing Applications", 10th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD'17, Acceptance Rate: 15%).
  • Han Gao, Zhengyu Yang, Janki Bhimani, Teng Wang, Jiayin Wang, Ningfang Mi, and Bo Sheng, "AutoPath: Harnessing Parallel Execution Paths for Efficient Resource Allocation in Multi-Stage Big Data Frameworks", 26th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN'17, Acceptance Rate: 25%). 
  • Teng Wang, Jiayin Wang, Nam Nguyen, Zhengyu Yang, Ningfang Mi, and Bo Sheng, "EA2S2: An Efficient Application-Aware Storage System for Big Data Processing in Heterogeneous Clusters", 26th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN'17, Acceptance Rate: 25%). 
  • Bhimani Janki, Ningfang Mi, and Miriam Leeser. "Performance prediction techniques for scalable large data processing in distributed MPI systems." In Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'16 - Short Paper Acceptance Rate: 12%)
  • Zhengyu Yang, Jianzhe Tai, Janki Bhimani, Jiayin Wang, Ningfang Mi, and Bo Sheng, "GREM: Dynamic SSD Resource Allocation in Virtualized Storage Systems with Heterogeneous VMs", 35th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'16, Acceptance Rate: 25.50%).
  • Jiayin Wang, Teng Wang, Zhengyu Yang, Ningfang Mi, and Bo Sheng, "eSplash: Efficient Speculation in Large Scale Heterogeneous Computing Systems", 35th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'16, Acceptance Rate: 25.50%).
  • Janki Bhimani, Jingpei Yang, Zhengyu Yang, Ningfang Mi, Qiumin Xu, Manu Awasthi, Rajinikanth Pandurangan, and Vijay Balakrishnan, "Understanding Performance of I/O Intensive Containerized Applications for NVMe SSDs", 35th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'16, Acceptance Rate: 25.50%).
  • Zhengyu Yang, Jiayin Wang, David Evans, and Ningfang Mi, "AutoReplica: Automatic Data Replica Manager in Distributed Caching and Data Processing Systems", 1st International workshop on Communication, Computing, and Networking in Cyber Physical Systems (CCNCPS'16).
  • Jiayin Wang, Teng Wang, Zhengyu Yang, Ying Mao, Ningfang Mi, and Bo Sheng, "SEINA: A Stealthy and Effective Internal Attack in Hadoop Systems", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC'17).
  • Zhengyu Yang, Manu Awasthi, Mrinmoy Ghosh, and Ningfang Mi, "A Fresh Perspective on Total Cost of Ownership Models for Flash Storage", 8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom'16, Acceptance Rate: 25.91%).
  • Janki Bhimani, Miriam Leeser, and Ningfang Mi. "Accelerating K-Means clustering with parallel implementations and GPU computing." High Performance Extreme Computing Conference (HPEC'15), 2015 IEEE. 
  • Jianzhe Tai, Deng Liu, Zhengyu Yang, Xiaoyun Zhu, Jack Lo, and Ningfang Mi, "Improving Flash Resource Utilization at Minimal Management Cost in Virtualized Flash-based Storage Systems", IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCC), 2015.
  • Yi Yao, Jianzhe Tai, Bo Sheng, and Ningfang Mi, "LsPS: A Job Size-Based Scheduler for Efficient Assignments in Hadoop", to appear, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCC), 2014.
  • Jianzhe Tai, Zhen Li, Jiahui Chen, and Ningfang Mi, "Load balancing for cluster systems under heavy-tailed and temporal dependent workloads", to appear, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory (SIMPAT), 2014.
  • Yi Yao, Jiayin Wang, Bo Sheng, Jason Lin, and Ningfang Mi, "HASTE: Hadoop YARN Scheduling Based on Task-Dependency and Resource-Demand",in the IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (Cloud'14), June 2014. Acceptance Rate: 20.0%.
  • Jiayin Wang, Yi Yao, Ying Mao, Bo Sheng, and Ningfang Mi, "FRESH: Fair and Efficient Slot Configuration and Scheduling for Hadoop Clusters", in the IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (Cloud'14), June 2014. Acceptance Rate: 30.0%. (Applications and Industry Track)
  • Yufeng Wang, Chiu Tan, and Ningfang Mi, "Using Elasticity to Improve Inline Data Deduplication Storage Systems", in the IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (Cloud'14), June 2014. Acceptance Rate: 30.0%. (Applications and Industry Track)
  • Jianzhe Tai, Bo Sheng, Yi Yao, and Ningfang Mi, " Live Data Migration For Reducing SLA Violations In Multi-tiered Storage Systems", in the IEEE International Workshops on Cloud Analytics (IWCA'14), Boston, MA, March, 2014.
  • Deng Liu, Jianzhe Tai, Jack Lo, Ningfang Mi and Xiaoyun Zhu, "vFRM: Flash Resource Manager in VMware ESX Server", to appear, the IFIP/IEEE Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS'14), Krakow, Poland, May 2014. Acceptance Rate: 29.0%.
  • Yi Yao, Jiayin Wang, Bo Sheng and Ningfang Mi, "Using a Tunable Knob for Reducing Makespan of MapReduce Jobs in a Hadoop Cluster", in the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (Cloud'13), pp. 1-8, Santa Clara Marriott, CA, June 2013. Acceptance Rate: 19.0%.
  • Yi Yao, Jianzhe Tai, Bo Sheng, and Ningfang Mi, "Scheduling Heterogeneous MapReduce Jobs for Efficiency Improvement in Enterprise Clusters", in the Proceedings of the IFIP/IEEE Integrated Network Management Symposium (IM'13), pp. 872-875, Ghent, Belgium, May 2013. (Short paper) Acceptance Rate: 27.0%.
  • Zhen Li, Jianzhe Tai, Jiahui Chen, and Ningfang Mi, "ADUS:Adaptive Resource Allocation in Cluster Systems under Heavy-Tailed and Bursty Workloads", in the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'12), pp. 1214-1218, Ottawa, Canada, June, 2012. Acceptance Rate: 37.0%.
  • Jianzhe Tai, Juemin Zhang, Jun Li, Waleed Meleis and Ningfang Mi, "ArA: Adaptive Resource Allocation for Cloud Computing Environments under Bursty Workloads", in the Proceedings of IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'11), Orlando, Florida, Nov. 17-19, 2011. Acceptance Rate: 27.9%.
  • Yi Yao, Bo Sheng and Ningfang Mi, "DAT: An AP Scheduler using Dynamically Adjusted Time Windows for Crowded WLANs", in the Proceedings of IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC'11), Orlando, Florida, Nov. 17-19, 2011. Acceptance Rate: 34.8%.
  • Juemin Zhang, Ningfang Mi, Jianzhe Tai and Waleed Meleis, "Decentralized Scheduling of Bursty Workload on Computing Grids", in the Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'11), Kyoto, Japan, 2011. Acceptance Rate: 38.5%.,