Oct 17 – 21, 2016
US/Pacific timezone

Deep dive into Spectrum Scale (fomerly known as GPFS)

Oct 18, 2016, 5:00 PM
Building 50 Auditorium (LBNL)

Building 50 Auditorium


Berkeley, CA 94720
Storage & Filesystems Storage and Filesystems


Sven Oehme


Intent of this presentation is to give current (or potential) users of Spectrum Scale a deep dive into various key components and functions of the Product and its usage in High Performance Computing. i will share Performance data for problematic filesystem workloads like shared directory or file access as well as demonstrate some new capabilities that have been added into the 4.2.1 release. i will further explain some i/o optimization technologies like LROC and HAWC that allow the use of FLASH technologies of various sorts to accelerate workloads. if time permits i can show some of the advanced performance and problem determination capabilities that were recently added to the product as well, including a live realtime performance demo.

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