Song Jiang
Associate Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Wayne State University

Detroit, MI 48202

Phone: (313) 577-8944

Fax: (313) 578-5860

 

 

 

 

Research

 

My research interests include operating system, file and storage system, and high-performance computing.

 

Teaching

 

v     ECE5610/CSC6220 Introduction to Parallel and Distributed Computing (Fall 2014)

 

Representative and Recent Publications (see also Full publication list):

 

v      Yuehai Xu, Eitan Frachtenberg, and Song Jiang, "Building a High-performance Key-value Cache as an Energy-efficient Appliance", in Proceedings of the 32st International Symposium on Computer Performance, Modeling, Measurement and Evaluation 2014 (IFIP Performance 2014), Turin, Italy, October, 2014.

v      Xuechen Zhang, Jianqiang Ou, Kei Davis, and Song Jiang, "Orthrus: A Framework for Implementing Efficient Collective I/O in Multicore Clusters", International Supercomputing Conference(ISC '14), Leipzig, Germany, June 2014.

v      Jie Fan, Song Jiang, Jiwu Shu, Long Sun, and Qingda Hu, “WL-Reviver: A Framework for Reviving any Wear-Leveling Techniques in the Face of Failures on Phase Change Memory”, in Proceedings of the 44th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN 2014), Atlanta, GA, June, 2014.

v      Peng Wang, Guangyu Sun, Song Jiang, Jian Ouyang, Shiding Lin, Chen Zhang, and Jason Cong, An Efficient Design and Implementation of LSM-Tree based Key-Value Store on Open-Channel SSD”, in Proceedings of ACM European Conference on Computer Systems (EuroSys’14), Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April, 2014.

v      Jian Ouyang, Shiding Lin, Song Jiang, Zhenyu Hou, Yong Wang, and Yuanzheng Wang, SDF: Software-Defined Flash for Web-Scale Internet Storage System”, in Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Conference on Architectural  Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS’14), Salt Lake City, UT, March, 2014.

v      Jie Fan, Song Jiang, Jiwu Shu, Youhui Zhang, and Weimin Zhen, Aegis: Partitioning Data Block for Efficient Recovery of Stuck-At-Faults in Phase Change Memory”, in Proceedings of the 46th Annual IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Microarchitecture (MICRO-46), Davis, CA, December, 2013.

v      Xuechen Zhang, Ke Liu, Kei Davis, and Song Jiang, "iBridge: Improving Unaligned Parallel File Access with Solid-State Drives", in Proceedings of the IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS'13), Boston, MA, May, 2013.

v      Ke Liu, Xuechen Zhang, Kei Davis, and Song Jiang, "Synergistic Coupling of SSD and Hard Disk for QoS-aware Virtual Memory", in Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Symposium on Performance Analysis of Systems and Software (ISPASS'13), Austin, TX, April, 2013. [Best Paper Candidate]

v      Berk Atikoglu, Yuehai Xu, Eitan Frachtenberg, Song Jiang, and Mike Paleczny, "Workload Analysis of a Large-Scale Key-Value Store", in Proceedings of the ACM SIGMETRICS/Performance 2012 Conference (SIGMETRICS’12), London, United Kingdom, June, 2012.

v      Xuechen Zhang, Kei Davis, and Song Jiang, "iTransformer: Using SSD to Improve Disk Scheduling for High-performance I/O", in Proceedings of the IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS'12), Shanghai, China, May, 2012.

v      Xuechen Zhang, Kei Davis, and Song Jiang, "Opportunistic Data-driven Execution of Parallel Programs for Efficient I/O Services", in Proceedings of the IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS'12), Shanghai, China, May, 2012.

v      Yizhe Wang, Kei Davis, Yuehai Xu and Song Jiang, "iHarmonizer: Improving the Disk Efficiency of I/O-intensive Multithreaded Codes", in Proceedings of the IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS'12), Shanghai, China, May, 2012.

v      Xuechen Zhang, Kei Davis, and Song Jiang, "QoS Support for End Users of I/O-intensive Applications using Shared Storage Systems", in Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis (SC'11), Seattle, WA, November, 2011.

v      Xuechen Zhang, Yuehai Xu, and Song Jiang, "YouChoose: A Performance Interface Enabling Convenient and Efficient QoS Support for Consolidated Storage Systems", in Proceedings of 27th IEEE Symposium on Massive Storage Systems and Technologies (MSST'11), Denver, CO, May, 2011. [Best Student Paper Award]

v      Yuehai Xu and Song Jiang, "A Scheduling Framework that Makes any Disk Schedulers Non-work-conserving solely based on Request Characteristics", in Proceedings of the 9th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST'11), San Jose, CA, February, 2011.

v      Xuechen Zhang, Kei Davis, and Song Jiang, "IOrchestrator: Improving the Performance of Multi-node I/O Systems via Inter-Server Coordination", in Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis (SC'10), New Orleans, LA, November, 2010.

v      Xuechen Zhang and Song Jiang, "InterferenceRemoval: Removing Interference of Disk Access for MPI Programs through Data Replication", in Proceedings of 24th ACM International Conference on Supercomputing (ICS'10), Tsukuba, Japan, June, 2010.

v      Xiaoning Ding, Song Jiang, and Xiaodong Zhang, "A Framework Making Any Replacement Algorithms (Almost) Lock Contention Free", in Proceedings of the 25th IEEE Int'l Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE’09), Shanghai, China, March, 2009.

v      Xiaoning Ding, Song Jiang, Feng Chen, Kei Davis, and Xiaodong Zhang, "DiskSeen: Exploiting Disk Layout and Access History to Enhance I/O Prefetch", in Proceedings of 2007 USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX'07), Santa Clara, CA, June, 2007.

v      Song Jiang, Xiaoning Ding, Feng Chen, Enhua Tan, and Xiaodong Zhang, "DULO: an Effective Buffer Cache Management Scheme to Exploit both Temporal and Spatial Locality", in Proceedings of the 4th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST '05) , San Francisco, CA, December, 2005.

v      Song Jiang, Feng Chen, and Xiaodong Zhang, ``CLOCK-Pro: An Effective Improvement of the CLOCK Replacement ", in Proceedings of 2005 USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX'05), Anaheim, CA, April, 2005.

v      Song Jiang and Xiaodong Zhang, "LIRS: An Efficient Low Inter-Reference Recency Set Replacement Policy to Improve Buffer Cache Performance" in Proceedings of the ACM SIGMETRICS Conference on Measurement and Modeling of Computer Systems (SIGMETRICS'02), Marina Del Rey, CA, June, 2002.

 

Book

 

Advanced Operating Systems and Kernel Applications: Techniques and Technologies (pdf)

 

Impacts of Dr. Jiang’s Representative Work:

 

Students:

        Yuehai Xu (Ph.D student, Summer internships at Google 2013, Microsoft Research 2013, Facebook 2011 and 2012)

        Jianqian Ou (Ph.D student)

        Somali Maasai Bayi (Undergraduate student)

 

Alumni:

        Ke Liu (Graduated in 2013 with ME degree.

Summer internship at Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2012)

        Xuechen Zhang (Graduated in 2012 with Ph.d degree. Now at GaTech as a Postdoc researcher.

Summer internships at VMware and Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2011)

        Yizhe Wang (graduated in 2011 with ME degree.Now at VMware)

 

 

Research Supports:

 

v     Twelve servers (Intel 8-core Xeon and 64GB DRAM) donated by Facebook.

v     NSF, “Adaptively Applying Data-driven Execution Mode to Remove I/O Bottleneck for Data-intensive Computing”, 2012-2015 (PI).

v     NSF, “Enabling Dual-mode Execution for Removing I/O Bottleneck: A Highly Applicable Design and Implementation”, 2011-2012 (PI).

v     NSF, “CAREER: Building Virtual Devices with QoS Assurance in a Consolidated Storage Infrastructure”, 2009-2014 (PI).

v     NSF, “Collaborative Research: Algorithms Design and Systems Implementation to Improve Buffer Management for I/O Data Accesses”, 2007-2010, (PI).

v     NSF, “CRI: Reconfigurable High Performance Cluster Computing and Medical Engineering Applications” 2007-2009 (co-PI).