2020 Advanced Workshop

Tentative Program

NOTE: Attendees are required to bring a laptop

Tuesday, May 19

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Survey/Discussion of Attendees' Storage Environments
9:30 am
Understanding User Storage & I/O Needs: Part 1
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Understanding User Storage & I/O Needs: Part 2
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
File System Design: Hardware & Software Technology Options
2:30 pm
Break
3:00 pm
File System Design: Designing a Solution
5:00 pm
Wrap-Up/Close Out for Day

Wednesday, May 20

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
The HPC I/O Stack
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Tuning the Hardware
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Tuning the File System (Spectrum Scale & Lustre)
3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Helping Users Do Better I/O
5:00 pm
Wrap-Up/Close Out for Day

Thursday, May 21

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
HPC File System Management Techniques: Part 1
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
HPC File System Management Techniques: Part 2
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
File System Procurement Strategies/Cost-Benefit Analysis
2:30 pm
Break
3:00 pm
Round Table Discussion/Lessons Learned
5:00 pm
Wrap-Up/Close Out for Day