FreeBSD Storage Summit, February 27th, 2017

This is the registration and schedule page for the FreeBSD Storage Summit, coinciding with USENIX's FAST '17 event, on February 27nd, 2017 in Santa Clara, California.

This is a by-invitation event. FreeBSD committers are welcome to register by adding their names to the table on this page; non-committers must be sponsored by a committer to attend. If you would like to attend but need a sponsor, contact gibbs@FreeBSDFoundation.org. All attendees must also register with the registration system once it becomes available.

Event Description

This will be the second annual FreeBSD Storage Summit. This single day event will be filled with presentations about new developments in FreeBSD's storage stack and the latest storage trends.

Talk proposals should be submitted to gibbs@FreeBSDFoundation.org

Costs and Registration

All attendees must register using the online registration system and pay a $75 fee to help offset venue, A/V, and catering costs.

The FreeBSD Foundation travel grant program is available for those needing financial assistance to be able to attend this event.

Discount on FAST '17

USENIX has graciously offered a $75 discount for attendees who choose to stay and attend FAST sessions after the FreeBSD Storage Summit.
To receive this discount, attendees should use the code FAST17FREEBSD when registering for FAST.
NOTE: This discount cannot be applied retroactively to existing FAST registrations.

Sponsors

Platinum

The FreeBSD Foundation

Bronze

Netflix

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact gibbs@FreeBSDFoundation.org.

Location

Hyatt Regency Santa Clara
5101 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Phone: (408) 510-6426
Fax: (408) 510-6449

Schedule

Time Slot

Description

Speaker

08:00-09:00

Breakfast / Setup / Badges

09:00-09:05

Opening

09:05-09:50

Improved Flow Control and Scalability Using I/O Back Pressure in the FreeBSD Storage Stack

Warner Losh (Netflix)

09:50-10:30

Converged Storage Networks

John F. Kim (Mellanox)

10:30-11:00

break

11:00-11:45

Quality of Service Demands of User Space programs

Justin Gibbs (FreeBSD Foundation)

11:45-12:30

FreeBSD's ZFS Port Report

Allan Jude (Scale Engine), Josh Paetzel (Panzura)

12:30-13:30

lunch

13:30-15:00

FreeBSD Storage Stack 1-Year Plan

Group Discussion

15:00-15:30

break

15:30-16:45

WIPs

16:45-17:00

Closing

Food & Beverages

Beverages

All Attendee Session

Attendees

Please either add yourself below (committers) or contact gibbs@FreeBSDFoundation.org to be added.

Developer Attendees

(Please keep sorted alphabetically by last name.)

Developer

Username

Meal Request

Registered

Notes

JustinGibbs

gibbs

Yes

JohnBaldwin

jhb

Yes

PawelJakubDawidek

pjd

meat, please

Yes

MichaelDexter

dexter

Yes

PeterGrehan

grehan

Yes

AllanJude

allanjude

Yes

ScottLong

scottl

Yes

WarnerLosh

imp

Yes

KrisMoore

kmoore

Yes

JoshPaetzel

jpaetzel

Yes

NavdeepParhar

np

Yes

GlebSmirnoff

glebius

Yes

GarrettWollman

wollman

Yes

Guest Attendees

Please keep this list alphabetized by attendee last name.

Guest

Affiliation

Meal Request

Registered

Notes

Mauricio Cuervo

Intel

No

Invited by scottl

Sean Chittenden

Yes

Invited by gibbs

Ash Gokhale

iXsystems

Yes

Invited by kmoore

Rodney W. Grimes

FreeBSD: rgrimes

Yes

Invited by dexter

Tim Gustafson

UCSC

Yes

Harshavardhana

Minio

No

Invited by kmoore

John Hixson

iXsystems

Yes

Invited by kmoore

John Kim

Mellanox

Yes

Invited by gibbs

Joe Maloney

iXsystems

No

Invited by kmoore

Juan Martinez

Intel

No

Invited by scottl

Thai Nguyen

Seagate

Yes

Matt Olander

iXsystems

Yes

Invited by kmoore

Chuck Tuffli

OakGate Technology

Yes

Invited by dexter

Mike Ware

UCSC

Yes

Matt Williams

Netflix

Yes

Invited by scottl

Meny Yossefi

Mellanox

Yes

Invited by gibbs

Meal Requests

Please note any meal requests above in the relevant attendee list in addition to this table.

Request

Qty

Kosher

0

Vegetarian

0

Vegan

0

Gluten-free

0

Meat

2

Travel Information

Hotel Options

Hyatt Regency Santa Clara (Conference Hotel)
5101 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA, 95054
408-200-1234
800-397-3342
$279/night. Mention USENIX when booking.

Biltmore Hotel and Suites - Santa Clara, California
2151 Laurelwood Road
Santa Clara, CA 95054
800-255-9925
http://www.hotelbiltmore.com/

201702StorageSummit (last edited 2017-02-27 14:48:25 by JustinGibbs)