LUG 2019 Agenda

Tuesday, May 14th

  • 8:00am to 12:00pm — Lustre New Users Tutorial – Michael Timmerman, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (slides)
  • 1:00pm to 5:00pm — Lustre Day‐to‐Day Operations Tutorial – Dustin Leverman, ORNL & Rick Mohr, University of Tennessee (slides)

Wednesday, May 15th

  • 8:45am — Opening Remarks – OpenSFS/University of Houston
  • 9:00am — Community Release Update – Peter Jones, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 9:30am — IML Overview and Roadmap – Joe Grund, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 10:30am — Lustre 2.13 and beyond – Andreas Dilger, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 11:00am — Flexible Lustre Management – James Simmons, ORNL (slides) (video)
  • 11:30am — Lustre – A view from the outside – Neil Brown, SUSE (slides) (video)
  • 1:30pm — Lustre Security Update – Sébastien Buisson, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 2:00pm — Long Distance Lustre Communication – Raj Gautam, ExxonMobil (slides) (video)
  • 2:30pm — LNet Features Overview – Amir Shehata, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 3:30pm — A Quantitative Approach to Architecting All-flash Lustre File Systems – Kirill Lozinskiy, LBNL/NERSC (slides) (video)
  • 4:00pm — Performance Evaluation of Lustre on All‐Flash Storage System at OIST – Koji Tanaka, OIST Graduate University (slides) (video)
  • 4:20pm — Lustre Optimizations and Improvements for Flash Storage – Shuichi Ihara, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 4:30pm — Flash Based Lustre Filesystem for the Arm‐based Supercomputer‐Astra – Lee Ward, Sandia National Laboratories (slides) (video)
  • 5:00pm — Hybrid Flash/Disk Storage Systems with Lustre – Nathan Rutman, Cray (slides) (video)

Thursday, May 16th

  • 8:45am — Sponsor Presentation – Kmesh – Vinay Gaonkar, Kmesh (slides) (video)
  • 9:00am — Lustre on Public Clouds‐Opportunities, Challenges & Learning – Saravanan Purushothaman, Kmesh (slides) (video)
  • 9:30am — Managing Lustre on AWS – Andy Pollock and Aurélien Degrémont, Amazon (slides) (video)
  • 10:30am — HSM, Data Movement, Tiering, Layouts and More – Ben Evans, Cray (slides) (video)
  • 11:00am — Smart Policies for Data Placement and Storage Tiering of Lustre – Xi Li, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 11:30am — Robinhood Reports: A New Robinhood Web Front to Help Users Find Their Data – Shawn Hall, NAG (Numerical Algorithms Group) (slides) (video)
  • 1:30pm — Sponsor Presentation – DDN – Craig Vershon, DDN (slides) (video)
  • 1:45pm — Migratefs: Overlay Filesystem for Transparent, Distributed Migration of Active Data – Stéphane Thiell, Stanford (slides) (video)
  • 2:05pm — Lustre 2.12 In Production – Stéphane Thiell, Stanford (slides)
  • 2:15pm — Cross-tier Unified Namespace Update – Mohamad Chaarawi, Intel (slides) (video)
  • 2:45pm — EOFS update – Peter Jones, EOFS (slides)
  • 2:50pm — LAD’19 Announcement – CEA (slides)
  • 2:55pm — OpenSFS update – OpenSFS (slides) (video)
  • 3:45pm — A Performance Study of Lustre File System Checker: Bottlenecks and Potentials – Dong Dai, UNC Charlotte (slides) (video)
  • 4:15pm — Lustre in the Compute Canada Federation and the Deployment of Beluga – Simon Guilbault, Calcul Québec (slides)

Friday, May 17th

  • 8:45am — Sponsor Presentation: Cray (slides) (video)
  • 9:00am — Un-scratching Lustre – Cameron Harr, LLNL (slides) (video)
  • 9:30am — Introducing Pool Quotas – Cory Spitz, Cray (slides) (video)
  • 10:00am — Layering ZFS Pools on Lustre – Rick Mohr, University of Tennessee (slides) (video)
  • 11:00am — Lustre Overstriping‐Improving Shared File Write Performance – Patrick Farrell, Whamcloud (slides) (video)
  • 11:30am — Solving I/O Slowdown: DoM, DNE and PFL Working Together – John Fragalla and William Loewe, Cray (slides) (video)
  • 12:00pm — IO-500 – A Storage Benchmark for HPC – Andreas Dilger, Whamcloud (slides) (video)