Optimization of Data Accesses for Database Applications.
Zhifeng Chen. Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Sep 2005. Also as a technical report UIUCDCS-R-2005-2616. (PS,PDF)
Hibernator: Helping Disk Arrays Sleep Through the Winter.
Qingbo Zhu, Zhifeng Chen, Lin Tan, Yuanyuan Zhou, Kimberly Keeton and John Wilkes. To appear in the 20th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP'05), Oct, 2005. (PS, PDF)
Empirical evaluation of Multi-level Buffer Cache Collaboration for Storage System.
Zhifeng Chen, Yan Zhang, Yuanyuan Zhou, Heidi Scott and Berni Schiefer. ACM International Conference on Measurement and Modeling of Computing Systems (SIGMETRICS'05), June 2005. (PS,PDF)
Mining Block Correlations to Improve Storage Performance.
Zhenmin Li, Zhifeng Chen and Yuanyuan Zhou. ACM Transactions on Storage (ACM-TOS), May 2005.
Second-Level Buffer Cache Management.
Yuanyuan Zhou, Zhifeng Chen and Kai Li. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE-TPDS, Journal), Vol. 15, No. 7, July, 2004. (PS)
- C-Miner: Mining Block Correlations in Storage Systems.
Zhenmin Li, Zhifeng Chen, Sudarshan M. Srinivasan and Yuanyuan Zhou. 3rd USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST'04), March 2004.(PDF)
- Eviction-based cache placement for storage
caches. Zhifeng Chen, Yuanyuan Zhou and Kai
Li. USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX'03), June 2003. (PDF)
Jian Ma and his pictures ,
Yaoping Ruan and his gallery,
Vivek Pandey Feng Qin,