University of Minnesota
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Electrical and Computer Engineering

Workshop on the Future Challenges for Digital Storage Systems

UMN - The Center for Research on Intelligent Storage (CRIS)
An NSF Sponsored Industry University Cooperative Research Center
Professor David Du, Director

Friday May 9th, 2013 8:30AMAM – 5:00PM
University of Minnesota - Digital Technology Center
Rooms 401/ 402 Walter Library

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Program Summary:
Challenges of Storage in an Elastic Infrastructure
Farid Yavari - eBay, Storage Architect, Global Platform & Infrastructure

Persistent Memory 2.0 - accelerating data-tier applications
Pankaj Mehra – Fusion-io, CTO and Sr. Vice President

Integrated Intel Hadoop and Lustre
Dan Ferber – Intel High Performance Data Division, Sr. Manager

Role of OpenStack in Software Defined Data Center
Milan Shetti – HP Storage Division, CTO and Vice President

Key/Value Storage and its Implementation Considerations
Dave Anderson – Seagate, Director Strategic Planning

Applications: Why we all should care
Henry Newman CEO/CTO - Instrumental, Inc.

Software Defined Networks vs. Software Defined Storage
Professor David Du - UMN Computer Science and Engineering Dept
Info Contact:
Cory Devor, PhD -- UMN Center for Research in Intelligent Storage (CRIS)    952-484-8550