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OSDI '14: 11th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation
Join us in Broomfield, CO, October 6–8, 2014, for the 11th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI '14). OSDI seeks to present innovative, exciting research in computer systems. The Symposium brings together professionals from academic and industrial backgrounds in what has become a premier forum for discussing the design, implementation, and implications of systems software.