HASLab hosts one of the largest conferences on computer systems

The EuroSys - European Conference on Computer Systems, which is one of the world’s largest conferences on computer systems, took place in the city of Porto between 23 and 26 April. Around 300 participants from all over the world attended this conference, known as one of the largest international conferences on computer systems.

EuroSys has become a premier forum for discussing issues of systems software research and development, including their hardware dependency.  This year, the international conference was organised by INESC TEC and by the University of Minho and took place at Palácio do Freixo.

The EuroSys 2018 was financially supported by companies such as VMWare, Microsoft, RedHat, Facebook, Oracle, NATIXIS, IBM Research, Google, OutSystems and Maxdata. The record of papers submitted was beaten: with 262 papers of which 43 were accepted and presented.

The opening session took place on the second day in the main conference that began with the speech of Rui Oliveira, the president of the organising committee and INESC TEC’s researcher.