Research Projects

You can find our ongoing research projects below:

CrashMonkey and ACE

Bounded black-box crash testing (B3) is a new approach to testing file-system crash consistency. B3 is a black-box testing approach which requires no modification to file-system code. B3 exhaustively generates and tests workloads in a bounded space. We implement B3 by building two tools - CrashMonkey and Ace. Read More


We investigate the recently enacted privacy regulation, GDPR from a systems perspective. Our work identifies how its regulations conflict with the design, architecture, and operation of modern systems. We also benchmark its performance impact on the current genernation storage systems. Read More