[NetDev-People] 0x13: Moonshot, The Need for Preemptive Scheduling in Microsecond-scale Systems

Jamal Hadi Salim jhs at mojatatu.com
Sun Feb 17 14:48:31 UTC 2019

That strive for microsecond-scale latencies for
application level communication continues.
Most purveyors of microsec solutions move datapath
processing to user space so as to avoid pre-emption and
have better control of latencies. Kostis Kaffes and
Christos Kozyrakis argue that preemptive scheduling
is infact _a good thing_.
In this talk, they will describe their approach: Shinjuku

Kostis and Christos will also raise the question
and discuss whether these user space approaches are
incrementally building full-featured operating system

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Gentle reminder to all:
Early bird registration is still open until Feb 20th.


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