HEC FSIO 2006 Conference


Monday August 21, 2006

7:30 AM -
10:00 AM
Registration/packet pickup
8:00 AM -
8:30 AM
Welcome Gary Grider HEC FSIO (LANL)
Review of HEC FSIO 05 outcomes
Accomplishments for HEC FSIO 06
Agenda for the rest of the week
8:30 AM -
9:00 AM
Intro to HECURA Lee Ward (Sandia) and SciDAC2 FSIO Awards
9:00 AM -
10:00 AM
Technical talks from HECURA/SciDAC2 IO Ellen Salmon (NASA) Awards winners
  Improving Scalability in Parallel File Systems for High End Computing
Ligon, Walter B; Clemson University
  Collaborative Research: Scalable I/O Middleware and File System Optimizations for High-Performance Computing
Choudhary, Alok N/ Kandemir, Mahmut T; Northwestern University/ Pennsylvania State Univ University Park
  Collaborative Research: Application-adaptive I/O Stack for Data-intensive Scientific Computing
Ma, Xiaosong/ Sivasubramaniam, Anand/ Zhou, Yuanyuan; North Carolina State University/ Pennsylvania State Univ University Park/ University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  Collaborative Research: Petascale I/O for High End Computing
Maccabe, Arthur B/ Schwan, Karsten; University of New Mexico/ Georgia Tech Research Corporation - GA Institute of Technology
  Concurrent I/O Management for Cluster-based Parallel Storages
Shen, Kai; University of Rochester
10:00 AM -
10:15 AM
Break (Coffee and snacks)
10:15 AM Noon Technical talks from HECURA/SciDAC2 IO Evan Felix (PNNL)
Awards winners

HECURA: The Server-Push I/O Architecture for High End Computing
Sun, Xian-He; Illinois Institute of Technology
  Applicability of Object-Based Storage Devices in Parallel File Systems
Wyckoff, Pete; Ohio State University Research Foundation
  Active Storage Networks for High End Computing
Chandy, John A; University of Connecticut
  Active Data Systems
Reddy, A.L. Narasimha; Texas Engineering Experiment Station
  Collaborative Research: Techniques for Streaming File Systems and Databases
Bender, Michael A/ Farach-Colton, Martin; SUNY at Stony Brook/ Rutgers University New Brunswick
  Collaborative Research: SAM^2 Toolkit: Scalable and Adaptive Metadata Management for High-End Computing
Jiang, Hong/ Zhu, Yifeng; University of Nebraska-Lincoln/ University of Maine
  End-to-End Performance Management for Large Distributed Storage
Brandt, Scott; A University of California-Santa Cruz
  Quality of Service Guarantee for Scalable Parallel Storage Systems
Chiueh, Tzi-Cker; SUNY at Stony Brook
Noon -
1:00 PM
Lunch (provided)
1:00 PM -
3:00 PM
Technical talks from HECURA/SciDAC2 IO Bill Loewe (LLNL)
Awards winners
File System Tracing, Replaying, Profiling, and Analysis on HEC Systems
Zadok, Erez; SUNY at Stony Brook
  Performance Models and Systems Optimization for Disk-Bound Applications
Thottethodi, Mithuna S; Purdue University
  Toward Automated Problem Analysis of Large Scale Storage Systems
Narasimhan, Priya; Carnegie-Mellon University
  Formal Failure Analysis for Storage Systems
Arpaci-Dusseau, Remzi H; University of Wisconsin-Madison
  Exploiting Asymmetry in Performance and Security Requirements for I/O in High-end Computing
Sivasubramaniam, Anand; Pennsylvania State Univ University Park
  Integrated Infrastructure for Secure and Efficient Long-Term Data Management
Odlyzko, Andrew; University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  SciDAC 2: PetaScale Data Storage Institute
Gibson, Garth; Carnegie Mellon University
  SciDAC2: Scientific Data Management Center
Ross, Rob; Argonne National Lab
3:00 PM -
3:15 PM
Research and Breakthrough Gaps Gary Grider
Break out instructions
3:15PM -
3:30 PM
Break (Coffee, soft drinks and snacks)
3:30 PM -
4:00 PM
Breakout 1 Protocols and 2 Metadata
4:00 PM -
4:30 PM
Breakout 1 Archive and 2 QOS
4:30 PM -
5:00 PM
Breakout 1 RAS and 2 Measure and Understand
5:00 PM -
5:30 PM
Breakout 1 Security and 2 Next Generation I/O Stacks
5:30 PM End of HEC FSIO Day 1
5:30 PM -
6:00 PM
Breakout 1 and 2 leads write up Gap/Breakthrough presentations
6:15 PM -
7:45 PM
DARPA HPCS I/O Working Group Henry Newman
(by DARPA special invitation only)

Tuesday August 22, 2006

8:00 AM 8:10 AM Agenda Review Gary Grider
8:10 AM 8:35 AM Breakout 1 Gap/Breakthrough brief
John Bent
8:35 AM 9:00 AM Breakout 2 Gap/Breakthrough brief
Rob Ross
9:00 AM 9:15 AM HEC POSIX I/O API Extensions update
Rob Ross (ANL)
9:15 AM 9:30 AM pNFS upate
Brent Welch (Panasas)
9:30 AM 9:45 AM Data Availability
James Nunez (LANL)
9:45 AM 10:00 AM Break (Coffee, soft drinks and snacks)
10:00 AM 10:30 AM Failure Data Usage Project
Bianca Schroeder (CMU)
10:30 AM 11:00 AM Trace Data Usage Project
Mike Mesnier (Inte/CMU)
11:00 AM 11:05 AM Data Availability Breakout Instructions Gary Grider
11:00 AM Noon Breakout 1 Failure/Usage/RAS and 2 Traces/performance
1:00 PM
Lunch (provided)
1:00 PM 1:15 PM IO/Storage Curricula/Center Support Kickoff
Garth Gibson (CMU)
1:15 PM 1:35 PM CMU (PDL)
Greg Ganger (CMU)
1:35 PM 1:55 PM Wisconsin - The Galactic Divide
Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau (Wisconsin)
1:55 PM 2:15 PM Minnesota (DTC/ISC)
David Du (Minnesota)
2:15 PM 2:35 PM UCSC (SSRC)
Scott Brandt (UCSC)
2:55 PM 3:00 PM Curricula Breakout Instructions Gary Grider
3:00 PM 4:00 PM Breakout 1 Curricula needs and
2 Other Center Support Needs
4:00 PM 4:30 PM Data Availability Breakout brief
James Nunez
4:30 PM 5:00 PM Curricula/Center Support Breakout brief
John Bent
5:00 PM 5:15 PM Wrap up and thank you Gary Grider
5:15 PM End of HEC FSIO
5:30 PM 6:30 PM HEC FSIO reporting/planning Gary Grider
for HEC FSIO coordinators)
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