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Date September 24-25, 2018
Venue Paris Marriott Champs Elysees Hotel, France

EOFS and OpenSFS are organizing the eighth european lustre workshop, Lustre Administrator and Developer Workshop. It will take place in Paris, at Marriott Champs Elysees Hotel, during 2 days, the 24th and 25th of September, 2018.

This will be a great opportunity for Lustre worldwide administrators and developers to gather and exchange their experiences, developments, tools, good practices and more.

Check last year LAD to see content and events of 2017 session


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If your company is interested in sponsorship, please contact us.

Important Dates

This will be a two days event, starting from Monday, September 24th, 2018 in the morning, to Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 in the afternoon.

Presentations proposal deadline July 29th, 2018
End of early bird rate August 26th, 2018
End of registration September 16th, 2018
Workshop September 24-25, 2018

The event will be co-located with the Lustre Developer Summit (on the 26th).


Registration is opened. Please follow this link:


Monday, September 24th 2018

  • 09:00: Registration and coffee
  • 09:45: Welcome, CEA
  • 09:55: EOFS Update, Frank Baetke, EOFS
  • 10:00: Community Release UpdatePeter Jones, Whamcloud
  • 10:30: LIME: A Framework for Lustre Global QoS Management, Li Xi, Whamcloud
  • 11:00: Break
  • 11:30: ZFS or ldiskfs?: 12 Months with the NCI Lustre Fraternal TwinsDaniel Rodwell, NCI
  • 12:00: Research Computing storage systems design: Lustre features at workStéphane Thiell, Stanford University
  • 12:30: Lunch
  • 14:00: Hybrid Systems Use CasesNathan Rutman, Cray
  • 14:30: Cambridge Data AcceleratorAlasdair King, University of Cambridge
  • 15:00: Lustre on demand with automated data residence managementRahul Deshmukh, Whamcloud
  • 15:30: SSD Based First Layer File System for the Next Generation Super-computerShinji Sumimoto, Fujitsu
  • 16:00: Break
  • 16:30: Simplified Multi-Tenancy for Data Driven Personalized Health ResearchDiego Moreno, ETH Zurich
  • 17:00: Experimentations on encryption on top of LustreSebastien Buisson, Whamcloud
  • 17:30: Spillover SpaceVitaly Ferman, Cray
  • 18:00: End of sessions (1st day)
  • Social Event: Dinner and boat tour on Seine river by night

Tuesday, September 25th 2018

  • 09:00: Coffee
  • 09:30: Experience Building DMF7 on LustreOlaf Weber, HPE
  • 10:00: HSM Coordinator BypassMatt Rásó-Barnett, University of Cambridge and John Hammond, Whamcloud
  • 10:30: Cross-tier Unified NamespaceJohann Lombardi, Intel
  • 11:00: Break
  • 11:30: Lustre 2.12 and beyondAndreas Dilger, Whamcloud
  • 12:00: Lustre metadata writeback cache, Oleg Drokin, Whamcloud
  • 12:30: Lunch
  • 14:00: Latest Robinhood improvements, Thomas Leibovici, CEA
  • 14:30: Lustre Changelog Processing at Scale, Olaf Faaland, LLNL and Peter Galvin, Starfish Storage
  • 15:00: Scaling robinhood for the future: Robinhood v4, Quentin Bouget, CEA
  • 15:30: Break
  • 16:00: Extoll Lustre Network Driver: Overview and Preliminary Performance EvaluationSarah Neuwirth, Heidelberg University
  • 16:30: IML Roadmap and Development Community, Joe Grund, Whamcloud
  • 17:00: Wrap up


LAD'18 will take place on the famous Champs-Elysées Avenue, in Paris, at the Paris Marriott Hotel Champs-Elysees.

Paris Marriott Hotel Champs-Elysees
70, Avenue des Champs-Élysées
75008 Paris

Rooms at special rate

Room at a special discount rate are available using the following link. Rate includes breakfast.

Social Event

On Monday evening, a social event will take place on boat. There will be a dinner and a boat tour on Seine river, aboard the Melody Blues.

A limited number of spouses can attend this event. Please use the dedicated checkbox during registration (availabilities for spouses are on a first-come, first-served basis)

Last modified: 2018/09/19 07:48 by degremont