Spectrum Scale User Group Singapore

The inaugural Spectrum Scale Usergroup Singapore will feature a number of Spectrum Scale (GPFS) experts presenting on a wide variety of topics on Spectrum Scale.

Date: Monday 26th March 2018

Venue: Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore

This event aims to provide you with the opportunity to hear the latest Spectrum Scale updates from the filesystem and storage experts as well as hear from other users and technical experts on their experiences and uses of Spectrum Scale.

If you have questions to ask when you attend, you can email the organiser or prepare them for the day and the open session in the morning.

Please register your intention to attend: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spectrum-scale-user-group-singapore-march-2018-tickets-40429354287

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Wrap up of the second Spectrum Scale user group in Australia – April 2017 – Sydney, Australia

Hi there, it has been a busy time for us here in Australia, and we have had some fantastic Usergroup events.
Apologies for not posting my blogs earlier.

I’d like to write about the event we had on the 26th and 27th April in Sydney.

Sydney saw our best-attended event so far with 29 registered attendees and speakers.

We had kind sponsorship from Mellanox and IBM Australia and we were hosted in the IBM offices in North Sydney, wonderfully close to good coffee and food and the train!

On Wednesday we kicked off with a fabulous whiskey and cheese night event hosted by Mellanox to allow some time to meet and discuss many aspects of operating Spectrum Scale, new projects and make connections nationally.

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Spectrum Scale User Group (Australia) Meeting – Brisbane October 2017

Location: Rydges Hotel – Tuesday, October 17, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (AEDT) (The post-usergroup event activity will be after this until approximately 9:30pm).

Registrations for this event are open http://goo.gl/JEEgkv
Please register and mark it in your calendar!
Many thanks to DDN for supporting this event in Brisbane.
IBM and DDN representatives will be at the meeting to cover various topics, and open dialogue between DDN and IBM and customers will be encouraged. As is the culture of the group, no marketing or sales pitches!
The agenda is being finalised, included in the day will be technical presentations on Spectrum Scale.

Please find all the details on the day in the Eventbrite event link above.
There will be networking opportunities after the Usergroup to meet with your Australian colleagues and sponsors.

If you have any requests for finer detail on areas you wish to be covered, please either post to the Spectrum Scale mailing list or feel contact me (Chris) at gpfsugaus@gmail.com or at my organisation email http://www.pawsey.org.au/about/pawsey-supercomputing-staff-contacts-list/

Spectrum Scale User Group (Australia) Meeting – Melbourne August 2017

Location: Melbourne, Victoria | 1-5 SPENCER STREET, The Crowne Plaza Hotel (Bridge Room 5)
Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM (EST)
Registrations for this event are open https://goo.gl/za8g3r
Please register and mark it in your calendar!
Many thanks to IBM for supporting this event in Melbourne.
IBM representatives will be at the meeting to cover various topics, and open dialogue between IBM and customers will be encouraged. As is the culture of the group, no marketing or sales pitches!
The agenda is finalised, included in the day will be technical presentations by IBM on Spectrum Scale.

Please find all the details on the day in the Eventbrite event link above.
There will be networking opportunities immediately after the Usergroup to meet with your Australian colleagues and sponsors.

If you have any requests for finer detail on areas you wish to be covered, please either post to the Spectrum Scale mailing list or feel contact me at gpfsugaus@gmail.com or at my organisation email http://www.pawsey.org.au/about/pawsey-supercomputing-staff-contacts-list/

Spectrum Scale User Group (Australia) Meeting – Perth August 2017

Location: Perth, WA | 12 Burvill Court, The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre
Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (WST)
Friday, August 4th, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (WST) (Meet the Teams)

Registrations for this event are open https://goo.gl/UBofDZ

Please register and mark it in your calendar!

Many thanks to IBM for supporting this event in Perth.

IBM representatives will be at the meeting to cover various topics, and open dialogue between IBM and customers will be encouraged. As is the culture of the group, no marketing or sales pitches!

The agenda is currently being finalised, but included in the day will be technical presentations by Pawsey on the use of Spectrum Scale for Conductor and from IBM on Hadoop on Spectrum Scale, plus and a general update on Scale, and hopefully other presentations on Data Analytics and Machine Intelligence on Scale.
Please find all the details on the day in the Eventbrite event link above.

There will be networking opportunities to meet with your Australian colleagues. The second day is set aside to allow you to meet with the Pawsey teams in Supercomputing, Data, and Visualisation.

If you have any requests for finer detail on areas you wish to be covered or if you indeed wish to present, please either post to the Spectrum Scale mailing list or feel contact me at gpfsugaus@gmail.com or at my organisation email http://www.pawsey.org.au/about/pawsey-supercomputing-staff-contacts-list/