Portrait of Ed Nightingale

Ed Nightingale

Principal Researcher

About

Ed Nightingale is a systems researcher and software engineer. Ed has authored papers in top systems conferences such as OSDI and SOSP. He has co-authored 20 conference and journal publications, has won 7 best paper awards, and even helped to set the world record in disk-to-disk sorting (http://sortbenchmark.org). He has also worked as an engineer and as an engineering manager running a large-scale distributed storage service. Ed is deeply familiar with agile engineering software development practices and he really enjoys building large-scale systems.

Publications

2015

2014

2012

Flat Datacenter Storage
Edmund B Nightingale, Jeremy Elson, Jinliang Fan, Owen Hofmann, Jon Howell, Yutaka Suzue, in The 10th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI '12), 10th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI 2012), USENIX, October 1, 2012, View abstract, Download PDF

2011

2010

2009

2008

Rethink the Sync
Edmund B. Nightingale, , Peter M. Chen, Jason Flinn, Ed Nightingale, in ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (TOCS), Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., September 1, 2008, View abstract, Download PDF

2007

2006

Rethink the Sync
Edmund B. Nightingale, , Peter M. Chen, Jason Flinn, Ed Nightingale, in Seventh Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI '06) Won best paper award., October 1, 2006, View abstract, Download PDF

2005

2004

2003

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