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GPFS UG Agenda Available

GPFS UG 2015 Announced We are pleased to announce the 2015 GPFS User Group Meeting agenda for the next meeting on Wednesday 20th May. Agenda: 10:00 arrival for 10:30 start 10:30 Introductions - Jez Tucker, Group Chair & Claire Robson, Group Secretary 10:35 Keynote - Doris Conti 10:50 4.1.1 Roadmap / High-level futures - Scott Fadden 11:40 Failure Events, Recovery & Problem determination - Scott Fadden 12:00 Monitoring…

GPFS: Meet the Devs #2

The second Meet the GPFS Developers 'coffee shop' meet has been announced, ahead of the major GPFS UG meeting on 20th May. The day will give members the opportunity to meet the developers and get hands on beta exploration and test of unreleased GPFS functions. Date: 28th April 2015 Time: 10:30 - 15:30 Location: IBM, 3rd Floor, Maybrook House, 40 Blackfriars Street, Manchester M3 2EG Agenda: 10:30 Introduction discussion 11:30 Beta session…

GPFS UG 2015 Announced

Members, We are happy to announce the 2015 GPFS User Group Meeting will be on Wednesday 20th May. This year we are aligned with SPXXL to enable many of our common members to attend both events easily. Our thanks go to the SPXXL board and IBM GPFS Team who have helped make this happen. To attend please email Claire Robson, GPFS UG Secretary by 1st May. Please include your name, job title, organisation, telephone and any…

Meet the devs kicks off ... am I a GPFS imposter?

This morning I set off from Manchester to London to run my first 'Meet the Devs' GPFS User Group session concerned about two things: Firstly, my wife is due for our second child in 5 weeks - let's hope she doesn't go into labour whilst I'm a few hours away. Secondly, I felt the fear of being an imposter, accompanied by the adrenaline rush I get when I go on stage and perform. Am I really…

Object on GPFS

Hello to all. As you might have seen from Jez's recent post to the mailing list, IBM are hoping to get more involved with the user group in the coming year and part of that will be blogs from developers. This is the first such blog and I'll be looking at the recently updated red paper for deploying an object store on top of an existing GPFS cluster. Firstly though a quick introduction. I am a…