Ellis Michael


  • 22 Mar 2019

    I'm excited to announce that I've been named as a 2019 IBM PhD Fellow.

  • 21 Dec 2018

    The DSLabs paper on teaching distributed systems with efficient model checking will appear at EuroSys 2019 in Dresden, Germany.

  • 02 Jun 2018

    DSLabs, the framework and lab assignments I built for UW's distributed systems class, is now available on GitHub.

  • 27 Apr 2018

    I recently attended PaPoC '18 and presented our short paper on providing efficient causal message delivery in datacenters using programmable network hardware.

  • 07 Mar 2018

    The source code for Eris, our network-integrated distributed transaction processing protocol, is now available.

  • 04 Aug 2017

    Eris, our network-integrated distributed transaction processing system, will appear at SOSP 2017 in Shanghai, China.

  • 01 Jul 2017

    Our paper on diskless distributed recovery has been selected to appear at DISC 2017.

  • 08 May 2017

    The source code for NOPaxos is now available.

  • 31 Mar 2017

    More recognition for NOPaxos. It was awarded the Best Poster Award at the Industry-Academia Partnership Cloud Workshop at UW.

  • 08 Dec 2016

    NOPaxos was featured on The Morning Paper blog, with a good write-up of the paper's main contributions.

  • 19 Oct 2016

    NOPaxos was recognized at UW CSE's annual industrial affiliates open house by Madrona Venture Group for its start-up potential. See the full post on CSE news.

  • 25 Aug 2016

    Our paper on providing stable storage for the Diskless Crash-Recovery failure model is now available.

  • 31 Jul 2016

    Our paper on eliminating Paxos overhead with network support will appear at OSDI 2016 in Savannah, GA.