Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme

The Future of the Andrew File System

by Derrick Brashear, Jeffrey Altman (Your File System Inc.)

Wednesday, 23 February 2011 from to (Europe/Zurich)
at CERN ( 222-R-001 - Filtration Plant )
Description
The talk will discuss the ten operational capabilities that have made AFS unique in the distributed file system space and how these capabilities are being expanded upon to meet the needs of the 21st century.  Derrick Brashear and Jeffrey Altman will present a technical road map of new features and technical innovations that are under development by the OpenAFS community and Your File System, Inc. funded by a U.S. Department of Energy Small Business Innovative Research grant.  The talk will end with a comparison of AFS to its modern days competitors.
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