LAD 23

DateOctober 5-6th, 2023
VenueGrand Hotel de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France

Like every year, this is a great opportunity for Lustre administrators and developers from around the world to gather and exchange their experiences, developments, tools, best practices and much more.


This event is sponsored by: CEA, DDN, EVIDENHPE and WhamCloud. A big thank you to these sponsors who allow the organization of the event!


Thursday, October 5th 2023

  • 09:00: Registration and coffee
  • 09:30: Welcome Sébastien Gougeaud, CEA
  • 09:45: Lustre Community Update Peter Jones, DDN/Whamcloud (Slides Video)
  • 10:15: RobinHood v4 Progress Report Yoann Valeri, CEA (Slides Video)
  • 10:45: Break
  • 11:15: Cross-Realm Lustre Kerberos on Large GPU Clusters Aurélien Degrémont, NVIDIA (Slides Video)
  • 11:45: Lustre Kerberos Update Sébastien Buisson, DDN/Whamcloud (Slides Video)
  • 12:15: Lunch
  • 14:15: Lustre 2.16 and Beyond (Redux) Andreas Dilger, Whamcloud (Slides Video)
  • 14:45: Optimizing Lustre Throughput in a Software RAID environment: Configuration tips and Performance Insights Sergey Kachkin and Davide Villa, Xinnor (Slides Video)
  • 15:15: Break
  • 15:45: Lustre Performance Evolution: Mastering Challenges Through IO500 Shuichi Ihara, DDN (Slides Video)
  • 16:15: End of Sessions (1st day)
  • 16:30: Bus pickup to Social Event
  • 17:30: Social Event: Château Clément Pape

Friday, October 6th 2023

  • 09:15: Coffee
  • 09:30: Site Update DKRZ Carsten Beyer and Anna Fuchs, DKRZ and University of Hamburg (Slides Video)
  • 10:00: The status of Lustre at HPE – OpenZFS, performance enhancements and other updates Torben Kling Petersen, HPE (Slides Video)
  • 10:30: Break
  • 11:00: Efficient Storage Utilisation Using Client-side Data Compression Artem Blagodarenko, Whamcloud (Slides Video)
  • 11:30: Unaligned direct I/O update Patrick Farrell, Whamcloud (Slides Video)
  • 12:00: Lunch
  • 14:00: kfilnd and UDSP Chris Horn, HPE (Slides Video)
  • 14:30 Lustre on clown drives Gaël Delbary, CEA (Slides Video)
  • 15:00 Wrap up Sébastien Gougeaud, CEA


33000 Bordeaux

For more than 200 years the Grand Hotel de Bordeaux has been the doorway to luxury travel right in the middle of the historic center of the Gironde capital city sparking admiration and curiosity to all.
This place filled with history hosts this year the LAD’23!

Conference Room
All workshop presentations will take place in the Salle Margaux, on the lobby floor.

Reception, Breaks and Lunches
Breaks will happen in the Foyer Margaux next to the conference room and lunch will be served in the Brasserie Le Bordeaux in the mezzanine.

Social event

The social event will take place on the evening of Thursday October 5th. This will be a visit, wine testing and dinner at the Château Pape Clément located at the South-West of Bordeaux, in Pessac.

Château Pape Clément
33600 PESSAC

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