Hosted at



34th International Conference
on Massive Storage Systems
and Technology (MSST 2018)
May 14 — 17, 2018

Sponsored by Santa Clara University,
School of Engineering


Since the conference was founded by the leading national laboratories, MSST has been a venue for massive-scale storage system designers and implementers, storage architects, researchers, and vendors to share best practices and discuss building and securing the world's largest storage systems for high-performance computing, web-scale systems, and enterprises.







Hosted at
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA


2018 Conference


This year, MSST will focus on distributed storage system technologies, including persistent memory, long-term data retention (tape, optical disks...), solid state storage (flash, MRAM, RRAM...), software-defined storage, OS- and file-system technologies, cloud storage, big data, and data centers (private and public). The conference will focus on current challenges and future trends in storage technologies.

MSST 2018 will dedicate include a day of tutorials, two days of invited papers, and one day on research topics. The conference will be held, once again, on the beautiful campus of Santa Clara University, in the heart of Silicon Valley.

Access the 2017 program, with links to papers, presentation slides, and video here.

Santa Clara University



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2018 Organizers
Conference Co-Chairs     Dr. Ahmed Amer,  Dr. Sam Coleman
Tutorial Chair     
Program Chair     Gaz Salih
Communications Chair     Meghan Wingate McClelland
Registration Chairs     Dr. JoAnne Holliday, Yi Fang


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