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Who am I

  • Name: Eddy Caron
  • Family: a wonderful wife named Isabelle, my fabulous son Teo and my marvelous daughter Cléa.


I’m an Associate Professor at the LIP (Parallel Computing Lab.) located in the ”École Normale Supérieure de Lyon”.

My new project (with Sébastien Kasier, Arnaud Lefray, Patrick Mauge and Laurent Souef) is the Qirinus company.


Mountain (snowboarding, skiing, mountain biking, trekking, …), Motorcycle, Country Music, Cinema, Comics, Starbucks Mugs

Important Events

I am co-organizer or I will attend these events:

June 15, 2016. OpenStack WorkShop Lyon 2016 at ENS de Lyon. Co-organizer.
November 7-10. SSS 2016 (The 18th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems) at ENS-Lyon. Local Arrangements Chair.
November 13-18, 2016. SC16 at Salt Lake City (Utah). Co-organizer for INRIA Booth.


I work on Grid and Cloud Computing with the awesome Avalon Team.

My current PhD are Daniel Balouek-Thomert and Hadrien Croubois. More information about my tutoring and an history of it is available here.

I work on distributed resource management: scheduling, automatic deployment on grid and cloud environment, security, data management, workflow, Green, middleware development with (DIET), SaaS, …


I teach at the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon. My current teaching are :

  • Distributed System
  • Architecture
  • Software Engineering
  • Programmation

more information and historic is available here.

Important Information

  • 28/05/2015 DIET release 2.9

  • 2010-2015: I was co-funder (with Frédéric Desprez and David Loureiro) and scientific advisor of the SysFera company.

  • 12/07/2012 DIET release 2.8.1

  • 06/10/2010. HDR. I gave my defense of my HDR (Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches) about "Contribution to the management of large scale platforms: the DIET experience".

  • 27/04/2009. SysFera (previously named Graal Systems) is one of winners of the "Concours national à la création d'entreprises de technologies innovantes".

  • 11/06/2007. DIET is choosen for Décrypthon. June 11th, 2007: Unvelling Day.

  • 08/05/2007. Cléa. Birth of my daughter at 4:41 am.

  • 02/09/2005 Teo. Birth of my son at 3:04 am.

  • 18/10/2004. GDSDMI Cluster. GDSDMI cluster was born as prototype for Grid'5000 at Lyon. Now this cluster is available for research and DMI. More information


Eddy Caron
Laboratoire de l’Informatique du Parallèlisme
École Normale Supérieure de Lyon
46 Allée d’Italie
69364 Lyon Cedex 07. France

Phone Office 307
Office : +33 4 72 72 85 47
Fax : +33 4 72 72 80 80

Assistante (Evelyne Blesle): +33 4 72 72 84 58