2018 Intermediate Workshop

Tentative Program

NOTE: Attendees are required to bring a laptop


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Monday, August 13 — Storage (part 1)

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Survey of Storage Hardware
JD Maloney, NCSA
9:00 am
Survey of Filesystems
JD Maloney, NCSA
9:30 am
Tiered Storage
JD Maloney, NCSA
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
ZFS Concepts, Features, Administration
JD Maloney, NCSA
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
ZFS Hands-On
JD Maloney, NCSA
2:00 pm
GPFS Architecture, Configuration, Features
JD Maloney, NCSA
3:30 pm
Break
4:00 pm
GPFS Architecture, Configuration, Features (continued)
JD Maloney, NCSA
5:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Tuesday, August 14 — Storage (part 2)

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
GPFS Hands-On
JD Maloney, NCSA
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Lustre Architecture, Configuration, Features
Charles Wright, Yale University
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Lustre Architecture, Configuration, Features (continued)
Charles Wright, Yale University
3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Lustre Hands-On
Charles Wright, Yale University
5:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Wednesday, August 15 — Schedulers

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:20 am
Welcome/Open
Tyler Trafford, Yale University
8:30 am
Workload Management Overview
Tyler Trafford, Yale University
9:00 am
Feature Set Survey
Tyler Trafford, Yale University
9:30 am
PBS/Torque/Moab/Maui/LSF/Open Source Tools
Tyler Trafford, Yale University
10:00 am
Slurm (include cloud, accounting)
Tyler Trafford, Yale University
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Limiting Resources: Cgroups, Containers, Processor Affinity
Tyler Trafford, Yale University
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Slurm Hands-On
Tyler Trafford, Yale University
3:45 pm
Break
4:15 pm
Networking
Vernard Martin, Turner Broadcasting System
6:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Thursday, August 16 — Networking

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Science DMZ
Vernard Martin, Turner Broadcasting System
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Infiniband: Basics, Hardware, Subnet Managers, Topologies, Omni-Path
Vernard Martin, Turner Broadcasting System
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Infiniband: Basics, Hardware, Subnet Managers, Topologies, Omni-Path (continued)
Vernard Martin, Turner Broadcasting System
3:30 pm
Break
4:00 pm
Open Stack Lecture
Mike Lowe, Indiana University
6:00 pm
Dinner on your own (recommendations provided)

Friday, August 17

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Open Stack
Mike Lowe, Indiana University
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Open Stack Hands-On
Mike Lowe, Indiana University
Noon
Panel Discussion

Boxed lunch to go