Thursday, October 30, 2014

Links of the day 30 - 10 - 2014

Today's links 30/10/2014 : userfault, transaction, cloud frontend , virtkick

  • Phaser : phase Reconciliation for Contended In-Memory Transactions by Neha Narula at MIT [slides
  • Scaling Address-Space Operations on Linux with TSX : Thesis by Christopher Ryan Johnson on transacional memory and how these operations can be scaled within multicore systems. 
  • VirtKick : A simple orchestrator. Manage virtual machines or #docker [github]
  • Userfault : Andrea Arcangeli release the first RFC for page fault resolution in userspace. The interesting bit is the possibility to treat write and read fault differently. I can foresee some promising spin off from this project