Welcome to Xin He's Homepage

I am a fifth-year Ph.D. student of College of Information and Computer Sciences at University of Massachussetts Amherst working with Prof. Prashant Shenoy. My research is focused on cloud computing, distributed system and data center resource management issues.

I received my bachelor's degree from Tsinghua University in 2011.

Email: xhe@cs.umass.edu

Publications

2016
Placement Strategies for Virtualized Network Functions in a NFaaS Cloud
Xin He, Tian Guo, Erich Nahum, Prashant Shenoy.
Procceedings of Fourth IEEE Workshop on Hot Topics in Web Systems and Technologies .
2016
Firebird: Network-aware Task Scheduling for Spark Using SDNs
Xin He, Prashant Shenoy.
Proceedings of ICCCN 2016 .
2016
Flint: Batch-Interactive Data-Intensive Processing on Transient Servers
Prateek Sharma, Tian Guo, Xin He, David Irwin, Prashant Shenoy.
Procceedings of EuroSys 2016.
2015
Cormorant: Running Analytic Queries on MapReduce with Collaborative Software-defined Networking
Pengcheng Xiong, Xin He, Hakan Hacigumus, Prashant Shenoy.
Procceedings of Third IEEE Workshop on Hot Topics in Web Systems and Technologies.
2015
Cutting the Cost of Hosting Internet Services Using Cloud Spot Markets.
Xin He, Ramesh Sitaraman, Prashant Shenoy and David Irwin.
Procceedings of ACM Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing (HPDC).
2013
mBenchLab: Measuring QoE of Web Services using mobile devices.
Emmanuel Cecchet, Rob Sims, Xin He and Prashant Shenoy.
IEEE/ACM IWQoS Symposium (Best Paper Award).