The Spectrum Scale user group will be hosting a meeting at this years SC17.

This global user-led meeting provides an opportunity for peer-to-peer learning and interaction with IBM’s technical leadership on the latest in IBM Spectrum Scale, including the latest updates from the CORAL project. This session will feature user presentations on the effective configuration of multi-site clusters, deployment options for industry standard NFS protocols, and managing mixed workloads with Big Data Analytics. The main agenda will be followed by a cocktail reception at 5:30 pm to continue the discussions.

Date: Sunday, November 12, 2017 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Venue: Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center, 650 15th Street, Denver, Colorado 80202 United States

Room Location: Look for signs when you arrive

NOTE: You MUST register to attend the user group meeting. Please complete your details on the registration page:

Full agenda

12:30-13:00 Welcome, Kristy Kallback-Rose, Bob Oesterlin (User Group), Doris Conti (IBM)
13:00-13:30 Spectrum Scale Update, Scott Fadden
13:30-13:40 ESS Update, Puneet Chaudhary
13:40-13:50 Ask me anything, Carl Zetie
13:50-14:05 Customer talk – Children’s Mercy Kansas City, James McKenna, Shane Corder
14:05-14:20 Customer talk – Max Dellbrück Center, Alf Wachsmann
14:20-14:35 Customer talk – University of Pennsylvania Medical, Anand Srinivasan
14:35-15:00 Live Debug Session, Tomer Perry
15:00-15:30 Break
15:30-15:50 Customer talk – DESY / European XFEL, Martin Gasthuber
15:50-16:05 Customer talk – University of Birmingham, Simon Thompson
16:05-16:25 Fast Restripe FS, Hai Zhong Zhou
16:25-16:45 TCT Scaled Environment Live Demo, Rob Basham
16:45-17:05 High Performance Data Analysis (incl customer), Piyush Chaudhary
17:05-17:30 Performance Enhancements for CORAL, Sven Oehme
17:30-18:00 Ask the developers

Refreshments will be served at 5.30pm