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Wednesday, April 17 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Panel - LSF/MM 2013: Hot Topics in File & Storage Systems and Memory Management - Jens Axboe, Fusion-io ; James Bottomley, Parallels; Dave Chinner, Red Hat; Trond Myklebust, NetApp; Rik van Riel, Red Hat; Ric Wheeler, Red Hat (Moderator)

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Each year, the key kernel developers from the file and storage systems and memory management get together in an invitation only summit to tackle the most pressing issues. This summit helps set the stage for work that will be appearing in future releases of the kernel.
Our panel will have leaders from each of these areas who will give an overview of what is on the agenda for this year's summit which will be held immediately after the Collaboration Summit. Come hear from them and let them know what topics you find most interesting and pressing.

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Ric Wheeler

Senior Director, Engineering - Storage, Red Hat
Ric works at Red Hat as the senior director engineering where he leads a team that is working on the integration of storage into the new generation of platforms. Previously, Ric leads the Red Hat Storage Engineering team which is built around three acquisitions that he helped identify... Read More →


Jens Axboe

Jens Axboe is a Fellow at Fusion-io, and also serves as the Linux block layer maintainer. Jens has worked on all things Linux IO related, such as data writeback, IO scheduling, SATA/SCSI, and others. Most recently his interests have been centered around making super fast flash based... Read More →
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James Bottomley

James Bottomley is a Distinguished Engineer at IBM Research where heworks on Cloud and Container technology. He is also Linux Kernelmaintainer of the SCSI subsystem. He has been a Director on the Boardof the Linux Foundation and Chair of its Technical Advisory Board. Hewent to university... Read More →

Dave Chinner

Dave Chinner has an advanced case of Filesystem Developer Syndrome (FDS). Symptoms first developed back in 2002 when employed by SGI to work on NFS. After a confusing diagnosis including NFS, gigabit ethernet driver and TCP/IP stack hacking on Irix, he was discovered in a delirious... Read More →

Trond Myklebust

Biography coming soon.

Rik van Riel

Biography coming soon.

Wednesday April 17, 2013 4:30pm - 5:30pm PDT
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