Direct Access File System (DAFS) Research

DAFS is an emerging commercial standard for network-attached storage on server cluster interconnects such as VI and InfiniBand. The DAFS architecture and protocol leverage adapter support for user-level networking, remote direct memory access (RDMA), and reliable communication. Our research in this context focuses on:

Work to date has produced the following software releases: We are using and building on a DAFS client provider API implementation originally developed by Jeff Chase's group at Duke University.


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Funding This page is maintained by Kostas Magoutis