Alan Shieh

Ph.D. student, Cornell University Computer Science
338 Upson Hall

As of July 2011, I am no longer at Cornell. I have completed my PhD and now work as a software engineer at Nicira/VMware.

As of August 2012, this site is no longer maintained. For up-to-date information, please contact me via LinkedIn, or via [mylogin] @ cs.cornell.edu


Research

My research interests are networking, security, and operating systems.

Seawall: Performance Isolation for Cloud Datacenter Networks

NetQuery - A Universal Channel for Reasoning about Network Properties

Nexus: An Operating System for Trustworthy Computing

Trickles: A Stateless Protocol Stack

Publications

Sharing the Datacenter Network
Alan Shieh, Srikanth Kandula, Albert Greenberg, Changhoon Kim
To appear in Networked System Design and Implementation, Boston, MA, March 2011.

Sidecar: Building programmable datacenter networks without programmable switches
Alan Shieh, Srikanth Kandula, Emin Gun Sirer.
HotNets IX, Monterey, CA, October 2010.
(pdf)

Seawall: Performance Isolation for Cloud Datacenter Networks
Alan Shieh, Srikanth Kandula, Albert Greenberg, Changhoon Kim
HotCloud, Boston, Massachusetts, June 2010.
(pdf)

Trickles: A Stateless Network Stack for Improved Scalability, Resilience and Flexibility.
Alan Shieh, Andrew Myers, Emin Gun Sirer.
Networked System Design and Implementation, Boston, Massachusetts, May 2005.
(html | pdf)

Talks

Sidecar: Building programmable datacenter networks without programmable switches
HotNets, Monterey, California, October 2010.
(pptx | pdf)

Seawall: Performance Isolation for Cloud Datacenter Networks
HotCloud, Boston, Massachusetts, June 2010.
(pptx | pdf)

Trusted End Host Monitors for Securing Cloud Datacenters
Symposium on Operating Systems Principles, Big Sky, Montana, October 2009.
(pptx | pdf)

Trickles: A Stateless Network Stack for Improved Scalability, Resilience and Flexibility.
Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation, Boston, Massachusetts, May 2005.
(animated presentation | printable)

Trickles: A Stateless Protocol Stack
Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation, Work-in-Progress talk, San Francisco, CA, December 2004.
(pdf)