15th GSoC Mentor Summit in Munich

In the second year of CROSS being a mentor organization for Google Summer of Code, we received Google funding for 4 summer students. For more information, see my GSoC Mentor Summit [lightening talk](

2019 CROSS Research Symposium

The [4th Annual CROSS Research Symposium]( is taking place today and tomorrow with three keynote speakers, Daniela Barbosa, Joseph Jacks, and Haoyuan Li.

Call for Participation for SSDBM 2019

The 31st International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management ([SSDBM 2019]( will be held in Santa Cruz, CA, USA on July 23-25, 2019.

Guest on

One of the outcomes of attending [!!Con West]( was an opportunity to join the 285th podcast of []( “[A Chicken Getting to the Other Side](”

Data Storage Research Vision 2025

I was very honored to be part of last year’s Data Storage Research Vision 2025 NSF Workshop

Presentation at OSLS 2019

The Linux Foundation invited me to the Open Source Leadership Summit that this year, very conveniently, took place in Half Moon Bay.

Philip Kufeldt on Composable Infrastructure

CROSS Industry-Practitioner-in-Residence Philip Kufeldt contributed to the SNIA Live Webcast on [Why Composable Infrastructure](

Congratulations, Dr. Jimenez!

Please join Peter Alvaro, Scott Brandt, Jay Lofstead, and me in congratulating Dr. Ivo Jimenez on his successful Ph.D. defense today on "Agile Research Delivery".

CROSS Incubator Project: Skyhook DM

Check out Skyhook Data Management, one of the CROSS incubator projects.

Register for upcoming CROSS Symposium!

On October 3-4, 2018, the Center for Research in Open Source Software (CROSS) will host its 3rd Annual Research Symposium at the Baskin School of Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz.