Publications

  • GRASS: Trimming Stragglers in Approximation Analytics [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, M. C. Hung, X. Ren, I. Stoica, A. Wierman, M. Yu
    USENIX NSDI, Seattle, WA, Apr 2014.
  • Optimizing Parallel Job Performance in Data-Intensive Clusters
    G. Ananthanarayanan
    Ph.D. Thesis, EECS Department, University of California at Berkeley, UCB/EECS-2014-9, Dec 2013.
  • Effective Straggler Mitigation: Attack of the Clones [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, A. Ghodsi, S. Shenker, I. Stoica
    USENIX NSDI, Lombard, IL, Apr 2013.
  • True Elasticity in Multi-Tenant Clusters through Amoeba [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, C. Douglas, R. Ramakrishnan, S. Rao, I. Stoica
    ACM SoCC, San Jose, CA, Oct 2012.
  • Why let resources idle? Aggressive Cloning of Jobs with Dolly [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, A. Ghodsi, S. Shenker, I. Stoica
    USENIX HotCloud, Boston, MA, Jun 2012.
  • PACMan: Coordinated Memory Caching for Parallel Jobs [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, A. Ghodsi, A. Wang, D. Borthakur, S. Kandula, S. Shenker, I. Stoica
    USENIX NSDI, San Jose, CA, Apr 2012.
  • Disk-Locality in Datacenter Computing Considered Irrelevant [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, A. Ghodsi, S. Shenker, I. Stoica
    USENIX HotOS, Napa, CA, May 2011.
  • Scarlett: Coping with Skewed Popularity Content in MapReduce Clusters [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, S. Agarwal, S. Kandula, A. Greenberg, I. Stoica, D. Harlan, E. Harris
    ACM EuroSys, Salzburg, Austria, Apr 2011.
  • Reining in the Outliers in MapReduce Clusters using Mantri [pdf] [Tech Report]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, S. Kandula, A. Greenberg, I. Stoica, Y. Lu, B. Saha, E. Harris
    USENIX OSDI, Vancouver, Canada, Oct 2010.
  • Blue-Fi: Enhancing Wi-Fi Performance using Bluetooth Signals [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan and I. Stoica
    ACM MobiSys, Krakow, Poland, Jun 2009.
  • StarTrack: A Framework for Enabling Track-Based Applications [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, M. Haridasan, I. Mohomed, D. Terry, C. A. Thekkath
    ACM MobiSys, Krakow, Poland, Jun 2009.
  • Greening the Switch [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan and R. H. Katz
    USENIX HotPower, San Diego, CA, Dec 2008.
  • COMBINE: Leveraging the Power of Wireless Peers through Collaborative Downloading [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, V. N. Padmanabhan, L. Ravindranath, C. A. Thekkath
    ACM MobiSys, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Jun 2007.
  • Collaborative Downloading for Multi-homed Wireless Devices [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, V. N. Padmanabhan, C. A. Thekkath, L. Ravindranath
    IEEE HotMobile, Tucson, AZ, Feb 2007.
  • SPACE: Secure Protocol for Address-Book based Connection Establishment [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, R. Venkatesan, P. Naldurg , S. Blagsvedt, A. Hemakumar
    ACM HotNets, Irvine, CA, Nov 2006.
  • OWeB: A Framework for Offline Web Browsing [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, S. Blagsvedt, K. Toyama
    LA-WEB, Cholula, Mexico, Oct 2006.

Posters, Tech Reports etc.

  • Enabling Innovation Below the Communication API [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, K. Heimerl, M. Zaharia, M. Demmer, T. Koponen, A. Tavakoli, S. Shenker, I. Stoica
    UC Berkeley Tech Report, UCB/EECS-2009-141, Oct 2009.
  • An AggreGATE Network Abstraction for Mobile Devices [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan, D. Zats, and I. Stoica
    ACM Mobicom (Extended Abstract), Beijing, China, Sep 2009.
  • A Randomized Defence for Virus Throttling [pdf]
    M. Mowbray, G. Ananthanarayanan, A. Joseph
    HP Laboratories Tech Report, HPL-2008-135, Oct 2008.
  • Predicting Wi-Fi Availability using Bluetooth and Cellular Signals [pdf]
    G. Ananthanarayanan and I. Stoica
    ACM SIGCOMM (Extended Abstract), Seattle, WA, Aug 2008.