Spectrum Scale user group meeting @SC19
November 17 @ 09:00 - 17:30 MST
Start your SC19 experience off with the Spectrum Scale User Group! We’ll be hosting our yearly gathering on Sunday November 17, from 9:30-6:00 PM. This global user-led meeting provides an opportunity for peer-to-peer learning and interaction with IBM’s technical leadership team on the latest IBM Spectrum Scale roadmaps, latest features, ecosystem, licensing, and applications for AI.
This is a free event, but registration in advance is required: www.ibm.com/events/2019/SC19_BC
IBM Spectrum Scale User Group Meeting
Sunday, November 17, 2019
9:30 am – 12:00
The morning session is dedicated to new and potential users of IBM Spectrum Scale. Experienced users and technical leaders will host an introductory session featuring key use cases, basic concepts and an interactive Q&A.
Lunch is provided for those attending either the morning or afternoon session. A limited number of box lunches are available on a first come-first serve basis.
12:30 pm – 6:00 pm
The afternoon session is the main user group meeting. Topics include recent enhancements, product strategy and AI ecosystems. Client and partner presenters will present details of their deployment or their solutions. This year’s agenda will also feature lightning talks on user-generated topics. A cocktail reception will follow the main agenda at 6 pm to continue the discussion.
See you in Denver!
|09:30||09:45||New users: Welcome|
|09:45||10:15||New users: Spectrum Scale use cases||Ulf Troppens (IBM)|
|10:15||11:15||New users: How to design a Spectrum Scale environment?||Tomer Perry (IBM)|
|11:15||11:45||New users: Q&A||All|
|12:30||12:45||Welcome||Kristy Kallback-Rose & Bob Oesterlin (User Group) / Amy Hirst (IBM)|
|12:45||13:05||Spectrum Scale & ESS update||Chris Maestas (IBM)|
|13:05||13:25||Spectrum Scale strategy update||Ted Hoover (IBM) / Wayne Sawdon (IBM)|
|13:25||13:40||TBD - Partner Talk||TBC|
|13:40||14:00||AI ecosystems and solutions with Spectrum Scale (update)||Piyush Chaudhary (IBM)|
|14:00||14:20||TBD - Customer Talk||Will Schmied (St. Jude Children's Research Hospital)|
|14:20||14:35||TBD - Sponsor Talk||TBD (Starfish)|
|14:35||14:55||TBD - Customer Talk||Jake Carrol (University of Queensland)|
|14:55||15:10||TBD - Sponsor Talk||TBD (Lenovo)|
|15:40||16:10||Lightning talks||Simon Thompson (Moderator)|
|16:10||16:30||TBD - Customer Talk||Bob Oesterlin (Nuance)|
|16:30||16:50||Spectrum Scale Erasure Code Edition (ECE)||Nikhil Khandelwal (IBM) / Olaf Weiser (IBM)|
|16:50||17:05||TBD - Sponsor Talk||TBD (TBD)|
|17:05||17:25||TBD - Customer Talk||Sam Fulcomer (Brown University)|
|17:25||17:45||Deep Dive - Block and inode allocation in Spectrum Scale||Tomer Perry (IBM)|
|17:45||18:00||Ask us anything||All|