CRSS conducts research in a wide range of storage-related fields, including archival storage, scalable distributed indexing and non-hierarchical file systems, large-scale distributed storage systems, file systems for next-generation storage devices, and data deduplication. We also have particular focus in cross-cutting issues such as security and reliability in file and storage systems. While CRSS was established in 2013, it inherits a long history of advanced storage research from the Storage Systems Research Center in the Jack Baskin School of Engineering. We encourage you to learn about SSRC projects that predate the formation of CRSS.
Please see the CRSS fact sheet for more information on the Center and its organization. You're also encouraged to browse the Web site for more information about research at CRSS. Please note that some parts of the site are restricted to CRSS sponsors.
If you're interested in becoming an industrial member of CRSS, please contact our Director, Prof. Ethan Miller or any of the other CRSS faculty. Prospective students interesting in working in the CRSS can contact one of the faculty, and are encouraged to communicate with current students to learn about their experiences working as part of CRSS.