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Researcher - Storage Systems
Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA


Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  ACM  |  ACM SIGMETRICS  |  ACM SIGOPS  |  IEEE   |  IEEE STCOS  |  Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA)  |  USENIX: The Advanced Computing Systems Association


To FUSE or Not to FUSE: Performance of User-Space File Systems
Bharath Vangoor, Vasily Tarasov, Erez Zadok
FAST, 2017

On the Performance Variation in Modern Storage Stacks
Zhen Cao, Vasily Tarasov, Dean Hildebrand, Erez Zadok
FAST, 2017


The Dos and Don'ts of File System Benchmarking
Vasily Tarasov, Zhen Cao, Ming Chen, Erez Zadok
FreeBSD Journal January/February, 2016

Filebench: A Flexible Framework for File System Benchmarking
Vasily Tarasov, Erez Zadok, Spencer Shepler
;login: 41(1), 2016

A Long Term User-Centric Analysis of Deduplication Patterns
Zhen Sun, Geoff Kuenning, Sonam Mandal, Philip Shilane, Vasily Tarasov, Nong Xiao and Erez Zadok
MSST, 2016

Using Hints to Improve Inline Block-layer Deduplication
Sonam Mandal, Geoff Kuenning, Dongju Ok, Varun Shastry, Philip Shilane, Sun Zhen, Vasily Tarasov, Erez Zadok
FAST, 2016

Tracing of Complex Production Systems: Obstacles and Solutions
Marc-Andre Vef, Vasily Tarasov, Dean Hildebrand, Andre Brinkmann
System Analytics and Characterization, 2016


A Fast and Slippery Slope for File Systems
Ricardo Santana, Raju Rangaswami, Vasily Tarasov, Dean Hildebrand
ACM SIGOPS Operating Systems Review 49(2), 2015

A Fast and Slippery Slope for File Systems
Ricardo Santana, Raju Rangaswami, Vasily Tarasov, Dean Hildebrand
INFLOW, 2015

Terra Incognita: On the Practicality of User-Space File Systems
Vasily Tarasov, Abhishek Gupta, Kumar Sourav, Sagar Trehan, Erez Zadok
HotStorage, 2015


Dmdedup: Device Mapper Target for Data Deduplication
Vasily Tarasov, Deepak Jain, Geoff Kuenning, Sonam Mandal, Karthikeyani Palanisami, Philip Shilane, Sagar Trehan, Erez Zadok
Linux Symposium, 2014


Virtual Machine Workloads: The Case for New Benchmarks for NAS
Vasily Tarasov, Dean Hildebrand, Geoff Kuenning, Erez Zadok
FAST, 2013

Improving I/O Performance using Virtual Disk Introspection
Vasily Tarasov, Deepak Jain, Dean Hildebrand, Renu Tewari, Geoff Kuenning, Erez Zadok
HotStorage, 2013


Extracting Flexible, Replayable Models from Large Block Traces
Vasily Tarasov, Santhosh Kumar, Jack Ma, Dean Hildebrand, Anna Povzner, Geoff Kuenning, Erez Zadok
FAST, 2012

Generating Realistic Datasets for Deduplication Analysis
Vasily Tarasov, Amar Mudrankit, Will Buik, Philip Shilane, Geoff Kuenning, Erez Zadok
ATC, 2012

Efficient I/O Scheduling with Accurately Estimated Disk Drive Latencies
Vasily Tarasov, Gyumin Sim, Anna Povzner, Erez Zadok
OSPERT, 2012


Static Discovery and Remediation of Code-Embedded Resource Dependencies
Nikolay Joukov, Vasily Tarasov, Joel Ossher, Birgit Pfitzmann, Sergej Chicherin, Marco Pistoia, Takaaki Tateishi
IM, 2011

Benchmarking File System Benchmarking: It *IS* Rocket Science
Vasily Tarasov, Saumitra Bhanage, Erez Zadok, Margo Seltzer
HotOS, 2011

Revisiting the Storage Stack in Virtualized NAS Environments
Dean Hildebrand, Anna Povzner, Renu Tewari, Vasily Tarasov
WIOV, 2011


The Case for Specialized File Systems, or, Fighting File System Obesity
Erez Zadok, Vasily Tarasov, Priya Sehgal
login; The USENIX Magazine, 2010

Evaluating Performance and Energy in File System Server Workloads
Priya Sehgal, Vasily Tarasov, Erez Zadok
FAST, 2010

Optimizing Energy and Performance for Server-class File System Workloads
Priya Sehgal, Vasily Tarasov, Erez Zadok
TOS, 2010


Energy and Performance Evaluation of Lossless File Data Compression on Server Systems
Rachita Kothiyal, Vasily Tarasov, Priya Sehgal, Erez Zadok
SYSTOR, 2009