The LightKone’s Month 30 meeting took place in Munich, from June 13 to 14, 2019.
Alejandro Tomsic, our partner from Sorbonne Université, was awarded with the Prize for Best French PhD in Systems and Networking 2019 for his thesis entitled “Exploring the design space of highly-available distributed transactions”. The prize is awarded yearly by ASF (the French chapter of ACM Sigops) and by RSD (the French research network in Networked […]
Carlos Baquero and Carla Ferreira, researchers of the European project LightKone, participated in the seminar entitled “Programming Languages for Distributed Systems”, as part of the Shonan Meeting. This event is being held at the National Institute of Informatics, in the city of Tokyo between 27 and 30 May.
Last week, Peer Stritzinger and Adam Lindberg, our partners from Peer Stritzinger, gave a talk at Code BEAM STO 2019, which was held in Stockholm, Sweden. This talk was entitled “Erlang distribution: going beyond the fully connected mesh“. It’s to important to mention that the video of the Peer Stritzinger’s talk at Code BEAM SF 2019, in San Francisco, […]
The WP7 Gluck use case meeting was held in Athens, Greece, from May 10, 2019.
The LightKone Workshop on Verification, Security and Antidote was held at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern, in Kaiserslautern, between 14-15 May, 2019. This workshop had presentations on the CRDTs area, Antidote and other related topics. The schedule of this workshop is availabale here.
Last month, Marc Shapiro, our partner from Sorbonne University (UPMC), gave a talk entitled “Life Without Consensus” at the Collège de France. This talk was part of the event entitled “Taking Stock of Distributed Computing”, which was organised by Rachid Guerraoui. Watch the talk here. More detailed information here.
After our experience with GRiSP 1 in the LightKone project, we are supporting the GRiSP 2 development. GRiSP is a very nice system and software for prototyping IoT applications directly in Erlang, with Pmod modules. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/peerstritzinger/grisp-2?ref=nav_search&result=project&term=grise
Meeting of the Elixir Belgium group at the ULB campus in Brussels on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Talk by Igor Kopestenski on Bare metal Erlang on GRiSP embedded systems. The venue will be located at the ULB, Campus Plaine, Building F, Room H https://www2.ulb.ac.be/campus/plaine/plan-F.html
Last week, Paulo Sérgio Almeida, our partner from INESC TEC, gave a talk entitled “Efficient Synchronization of State-based Conflict-Free Replicated Datatypes” at the Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, in Kaiserslautern, Germany. At the same time, Deepthi Devaki Akkoorath defended her thesis on “Scalable Consistency in the Multi-core Era”, which had Paulo Sérgio Almeida as a jury member. The […]