The Importance of End-to-End Thinking in System Design

I once attended a talk by Yoky Matsuoka when I was young - so young, in fact, that I don't remember when or where the talk was.  What I do...

From Heavy Metal to Irrational Exuberance

The focus of most published research in architecture is on applications implemented in high-performance, "close-to-the-metal" languages...

People of Systems & Architecture: Margo I. Seltzer

[Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in the SIGOPS blog and is re-posted here with permission.] With most systems and...

Experiences and Lessons from A Virtual Program Committee Meeting

MICRO 2020 is one of the earliest large conferences that experienced the full course of the pandemic starting from the lockdown order...

A Case for Optical Deep Neural Networks

Deep Neural Networks have been a major focus for computer architects in the recent past due to the massive parallelism available in...

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Call for Papers: Compiler Construction (CC) 2021
May 22, 2021 in Valencia, Spain
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March 28, 2021 in Stony Brook, New York
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October 16, 2020 in Zoom, of course.
Persistent Programming In Real Life 2020
October 27, 2020 in Virtual Online Event
IISWC 2020
October 2, 2020 in Atlanta, GA, USA
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October 18, 2020 in Virtual Event / Participation is Free / Registration is Required
ICCD 2020
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