OpenSFS organizes and sponsors various events throughout the year. We pull together Lustre® file system superstars and move  roadmap discussions forward. If you are interested in participating on any level, please contact us for more information.


Lustre Administrator and Developer Workshop (LAD’17) – October 4-5, 2017 – Paris, France

The 7th annual LAD event will be held in Paris, France at the Salons de l’Hôtel des Arts et Métiers Hotel. This two day event, held October 4-5, 2017, provides a great opportunity for worldwide Lustre administrators and developers to gather and exchange their experiences, developments, tools, good practices and more. For more information visit the LAD’17 webpage.

3rd International Workshop on the Lustre Ecosystem – July 25-26, 2017 – Hanover, Maryland

In July of 2017, the 3rd International Workshop on the Lustre Ecosystem will be held in Hanover, Maryland. This workshop series is intended to help explore improvements in the performance, flexibility, and usability of Lustre for supporting diverse application workloads and diverse HPC architectures. The past workshops have helped culminate a discussion on the open challenges associated with enhancing Lustre for diverse applications and architectures, the technological advances necessary, and the associated impacts to the Lustre ecosystem. The 3rd International Lustre Ecosystems Workshop will present a series of invited talks from industry, academia, and US National Laboratories. For more information, visit the conference website.

Disruptive Storage Workshop 3.0 – July 13-14, 2017 – Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and BioTeam are pleased to announce the 3rd “Disruptive Storage Workshop” to be held in Baltimore MD on July 13-14. This 2-day workshop provides attendees with a deep dive into the mechanics of Petabyte-scale storage systems. The focus is on Biomedical and LifeScience use cases in academic and non-profit research institutions. For more information, visit the conference web site.

PEARC17 – July 9-13, 2017 – New Orleans, LA

Join OpenSFS at the PEARC17 Conference for the BoF session: Lustre: Present, Future, and Community. The OpenSFS session will be held on July 11th from 4-5pm.

We encourage you to view our list of past events, which includes our annual LUG event, partner events, and industry trade shows.