2020 Storage Developer Conference Agenda

Keynote Sessions

Unlocking the Potential of Flash with the New Open Source Software-Enabled Flash™ API

Eric Ries

Eric Ries, SVP Memory and Storage Strategy Division, KIOXIA America Inc., KIOXIA America, Inc.

What’s going on with NVMe? An Examination of New Technology Adoption

Mike Scriber

Mike Scriber, Sr. Director, Server Solution Management, Supermicro

Storage Next: Disruption, Opportunities and Funding Insights

Eric Ries

Parag Kulkarni, Chief Operating Officer, Calsoft

Eric Ries

Vipin Shankar, VP of Engineering, Calsoft

Introducing SDXI(Smart Data Acceleration Interface): A new SNIA TWG to standardize a memory to memory data movement and acceleration interface

Shyamkumar Iyer

Shyamkumar Iyer, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Dell Office of CTO, Dell

Richard Brunner

Richard Brunner, Principal Engineer and CTO of Server Platform Technologies, VMware

Caching on PMEM: an Iterative Approach

Yao Yue

Yao Yue, Sr. Staff Software Engineer, Twitter

Juncheng Yang

Juncheng Yang, Carnegie Mellon University & Twitter

Break Out Sessions and Agenda Tracks Include


BLOCKCHAIN

Blockchain in Storage Why use it

Olga Buchonina, CEO, ActionSpot

BLOCKCHAIN

Off chain storage for Block Chain

Ramya Krishnamurthy, QA Architect [Test Expert], HPE

Ajay Kumar, Senior Test Specialist, HPE

CLOUD STORAGE

Deep dive on architecting storage application for the public cloud economy

Josh Salomon, Senior Principal Software Engineer, Red Hat

Orit Wasserman, Senior Principal Software Engineer, Red Hat

CLOUD STORAGE

Decoupling SDS architectures for agility

Arun Raghunath, Research Scientist, Intel Corp

Yi Zou, Research scientist, Intel Corp

COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE

Computational Storage, from edge to cloud

Jerome Gaysse, Senior Technology and Market Analyst, Silinnov Consulting

COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE

Deploying Computational Storage at the Edge

Scott Shadley, VP Marketing, NGD Systems

COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE

SmartNICs and SmartSSDs, the Future of Smart Acceleration

Scott Schweitzer, Systems Architect, Xilinx Inc.

COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE

Deep Compression at Inline Speed for All-Flash Array

Chris Mao, Principal Engineer, Pure Storage

COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE

Emerging Data-Centric Storage Architectures

Pankaj Mehra, VP of Storage Pathfinding, Samsung Electronics

COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE

SkyhookDM: storage and management of tabular data in Ceph.

Jeff LeFevre, Adjunct Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, UC Santa Cruz, University of California, Santa Cruz

Carlos Maltzahn, Adjunct Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz

COMPUTATIONAL STORAGE

Implementing Computational Storage Solutions

Neil Werdmuller, Director of Storage Solutions, Arm, Ltd.

Jason Molgaard, Principal Storage Solutions Architect, Arm Inc.

CONTAINER STORAGE

Bring Agility and Data Management to your Hybrid Multicloud DevOps strategy with Trident

Ron Feist, Subject Matter Expert Elite for Hybrid Cloud, NetApp

CONTAINER STORAGE

One CSI plugin for All? Experimenting heterogeneous storage with single CSI plugin for Kubernetes

Sushantha Kumar, System Engineer, Huawei Technologies India Private Limited

Mohammad Asif Siddiqui, System Engineer, Huawei Technologies

CONTAINER STORAGE

SPDK-CSI: Bring SPDK to Kubernetes Storage

Yibo Cai, Principal Software Engineer, Arm

CONTAINER STORAGE

Dynamic Provisioning in Kubernetes of Persistent Volume (PV) and PV Claim (PVC)

Divya Vijayakumar, Senior Software Engineer, MSys Technologies

Arun Kandasamy, Lead Programmer, MSys Technologies

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

Data Sovereign Collaboration Platform for Autonomous Vehicles

Radha Krishna Singuru, DMTS - Senior Member, Wipro Technologies

Akhil Gokhale, Managing Consultant, Wipro Technologies

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

Data Preservation & Retention 101

Thomas Rivera, Strategic Success Manager, VMware Carbon Black

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

OS Level Encryption for Superior Data Protection

Peter Scott, Senior Engineer, Thales, Inc

Rajesh Gupta, Senior Engineer, Thales, Inc

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

Re-Imagining the 3-2-1 Backup Rule for Cloud Native Applications Running on Kubernetes

Jagadish Mukku, Technical Director, Robin.io

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

Data Protection in a Kubernetes-Native World

Niraj Tolia, CEO, Kasten

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

FC-Encryption at wirespeed

Hannes Reinecke, Kernel Storage Architect, SUSE Software Solutions

Nishant Lodha, Director of Technologies, Marvell

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

TLS for Storage Systems

Eric Hibbard, Chair, SNIA Security TWG, Managing Director, PrivSec Consulting LLC

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

Trustworthy Storage - Expectations and Realities

Eric Hibbard, Chair, SNIA Security TWG, Managing Director, PrivSec Consulting LLC

DATA PROTECTION AND DATA SECURITY

Ransomware—Is it the Ultimate Malware?

Eric Hibbard, Chair, SNIA Security TWG, Managing Director, PrivSec Consulting LLC

FILE SYSTEMS

Marchive: Extending MarFS to a Long Term Archive

Garrett Ransom, Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory

FILE SYSTEMS

Tracing and visualizing file system internals with eBPF superpowers

Suchakrapani Sharma, Staff Scientist, ShiftLeft Inc

Hani Nemati, Software Engineer, Microsoft

FILE SYSTEMS

NoLoad Filesystem: A stacked filesystem for NVMe-Based Computational Storage

David Sloan, Principle Engineer, Eideticom

Logan Gunthorpe, Principle Engineer, Eideticom"

Stephen Bates, Chief Technology Officer, Eideticom

FILE SYSTEMS

Amazon FSx For Lustre Deep Dive and its importance in Machine Learning

Suman Debnath, Principal Developer Advocate Amazon Web Services

KEY VALUE

Key Value Standardized

William Martin, SSD I/O Standards, Samsung

NVMe

pynvme: an open, fast and extensible NVMe SSD test tool

He Chu, Engineer, Geng Yun Technology Pte. Ltd.

NVMe

libnvme: An open source library for NVM Express

Keith Busch, Technologist, Western Digital Corporation

NVMe

Future Proof Your Data Center with NVMe™ Technology

John Kim, Director of Storage Marketing, Networking Business Unit, NVIDIA

NVMe

Copy offload meets NVMe

Chaitanya Kulkarni Principal Engineer, Western Digital Corporation

NVMe

NVMe 2.0 Specification Preview

William Martin, SSD I/O Standards, Samsung

Jonmichael Hands, Senior Strategic Planner and NVM Express Marketing Work Group Chair, Intel

NVMe-oF

NVMe over Fabrics in the Enterprise

Rupin Mohan, Director R&D, CTO SAN, HPE

NVMe-oF

Optimizing user space NVMe-oF TCP transport solution with both software and hardware methodologies

Ziye Yang, Staff Cloud Software Engineer, Intel

Yadong Li, Lead software architect, Intel

NVMe-oF

NVMe-oF on RDMA performance challenges and solutions in commodity servers

Yamin Friedman, Architecture engineer, Nvidia

Rob Davis, VP of storage technology, Nvidia

NVMe-oF

Adaptive Distributed NVMe-oF Namespaces

Scott Peterson, Senior Software Engineer, Intel

NVMe-oF

Future Proof Your Data Center with NVMe™ Technology

John Kim, Director of Storage Marketing, Networking Business Unit, NVIDIA

NVMe-oF

Next-Gen NVMe-oF Reference System: From Media to Network

Duckho Bae, Principal Engineer, Samsung Electronics

Jungsoo Kim, Staff Engineer, Samsung Electronics

ORCHESTRATION

SODA - One Data Framework, Infinite Possibilities

Rakesh Jain, Senior Technical Staff Member, IBM Research, IBM

Anjaneya Chagam, Cloud Architect, Intel Corporation

ORCHESTRATION

Unified heterogeneous storage monitoring : Is delfin a way forward?

Najmudheen CT, Architect Huawei, Maintainer SODA Foundation, Huawei Technologies India Pvt Ltd

Masanori Itoh, Principal Researcher, Toyota Motors / TSC Member SODA foundation, Toyota

ORCHESTRATION

Predictive analysis of storage health and performance for heterogeneous environment

Najmudheen CT, Architect Huawei, Maintainer SODA Foundation, Huawei Technologies India Pvt Ltd

Xulin, Architect Huawei, Maintainer, SODA Foundation

ORCHESTRATION

Resilient Workflow Automation in a Hybrid Cloud environment

Ashit Kumar, Architect, SODA Foundation/Huawei

Joseph Vazhappilly, Senior System Architect, SODA Foundation/Huawei

ORCHESTRATION

Autonomous Data Management at Edge: Challenges and possibilities.

Sanil Kumar D, Chief Architect, TOC, Head SODA India, SODA Foundation / Huawei, Huawei Technologies India Pvt Ltd

Vinod Eswaraprasad, Chief Architect, Global Head of Cloud & Platform Practice, Wipro

PERSISTENT MEMORY

Persistent Memory + Enterprise-Class Data Services = Big Memory

Charles Fan, CEO and co-founder, MemVerge

PERSISTENT MEMORY

Update on the JEDEC DDR5 NVRAM Specification

Bill Gervasi, Principal Systems Architect, Nantero

PERSISTENT MEMORY

Challenges and Opportunities as Persistence Moves Up the Memory/Storage Hierarchy

Jim Handy, General Director, Objective Analysis

Thomas Coughlin, President, Coughlin Associates

PERSISTENT MEMORY

How can persistent memory make database faster, and how could we go ahead?

Takashi Menjo, Researcher, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation

PERSISTENT MEMORY

RPMP: A Remote Persistent Memory Pool to accelerate data analytics and AI

Jian Zhang, Software Engineer Manager, Intel Corporation

PERSISTENT MEMORY

Accelerate Big Data Workloads with HDFS Persistent Memory Cache

Feilong He, Machine Learning Engineer, Intel Corporation

Jian Zhang, Software Engineer Manager, Intel Corporation

PERSISTENT MEMORY

Persistent Memory Programming Without All That Cache Flushing

Andy Rudoff, Persistent Memory SW Architect, Intel

PERSISTENT MEMORY

Scaling PostgreSQL with Persistent Memory.

Naresh Kumar Inna, Co-founder and CEO, Memhive

Keshav Prasad, Co-founder and CTO, Memhive

PERSISTENT MEMORY

SplitFS: Reducing Software Overhead in File Systems for Persistent Memory

Vijay Chidambaram, Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Austin

SMB

SMB3 over QUIC - Files Without the VPN

Sudheer Dantuluri, Software Engineer, Microsoft

Thomas Salemy, Software Engineer, Microsoft

SMB

Samba locking architecture

Volker Lendecke, Developer, SerNet GmbH

SMB

Microsoft FileServer Protocol Test Suites Overview and Updates

Helen Lu, Senior Software Engineering Manager, Microsoft

Huiren Jiang, Software Engineer, Microsoft

SMB

Samba Securing SMB3 over RDMA

Wen Xin, Software Engineer, Microsoft

SOLID STATE STORAGE SOLUTIONS

Enabling Ethernet Drives

Mark Carlson, Principle Architect, Kioxia

SOLID STATE STORAGE SOLUTIONS

An SSD for Automotive Applications

Bill Gervasi, Principal Systems Architect, Nantero

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Quantum computing

Brian Eccles, Principal Analyst, IBM

Mark Lantz, Principal Research Staff Member, IBM Research

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Real World Experiences With High Availability Storage Systems

Jody Glider, Principal Storage Architect, Cloud Architecture and Engineering, SAP

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Smart Storage Adapter for Composable Architectures

Remy Gauguey, Sr Software Architect - Data Center Business Unit, Kalray

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Data Centers Need To Become Data-Centric

Dr. Jai Menon, Chief Scientist, Fungible

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

HDD Multi-channel Deployment Scenarios in Linux Environments

Arie van der Hoeven, Principal Product Manager, Seagate Technology

Curtis Stevens, Technologist, Seagate Technology

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Breaking the Ten Millions IOps barrier for RAID.

Sergei Platonov, VP of Strategy, RAIDIX

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Tiered Storage Deployments with 24G SAS

Jeremiah Tussey, Board of Directors, STA; Alliances Manager, Microchip

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Is Gaming changing the Storage Architecture Landscape?

Leah Schoeb , Sr Developer Relations Manager, AMD

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

A NVMe-oF Storage Diode for classified data storage

Jean-Baptiste Riaux, Senior Field Application Engineer, Kalray

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Rethinking Distributed Storage System Architecture for Fast Storage Devices

Myoungwon Oh, Rethinking Distributed Storage System Architecture for Fast Storage Devices, Samsung Electronics

STORAGE ARCHITECTURE

Unlocking the New Performance and QoS Capabilities of the Software Enabled Flash™ API

Rory Bolt, Principal Architect, Senior Fellow, KIOXIA America

STORAGE NETWORKING

A QUIC Introduction

Lars, Eggert, Technical Director, NetApp

STORAGE NETWORKING

Smart Fabrics: Building Self-Healing Fibre Channel Networks

Brandon Hoff, Director, Product Management, Fibre Channel Industry Association, Broadcom Inc.

Rupin Mohan, Director R&D, CTO SAN, HPE

STORAGE NETWORKING

Understanding Compute Express Link: A Cache-coherent Interconnect

Debendra Das Sharma, Intel Fellow; Director of I/O Technology and Standards Group, Intel

STORAGE NETWORKING

Use cases for NVMe-oF for Deep Learning Workloads and HCI Pooling

Nishant Lodha, Director of Technologies, Marvell

STORAGE PERFORMANCE / WORKLOADS

Realistic Synthetic Data at scale: Influenced by, but not production data

Mehul Sheth, Principal Performance Engineer, Veritas Technologies LL

STORAGE PERFORMANCE / WORKLOADS

Platform Performance Analysis for I/O-intensive Applications

Ilia Kurakin, Senior Software Engineer, Intel Corporation

Perry Taylor, Senior Performance Monitoring Engineer, Intel Corporation

Alexander Antonov, Senior Software Engineer, Intel Corporation

Denis Pravdin, Senior Software Engineer, Intel Corporation

STORAGE PERFORMANCE / WORKLOADS

Array Level Steady State Detection for ZFS Storage Servers

Ryan McKenzie, Senior Platform and Performance Engineer, iXsystems

STORAGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

SNIA Swordfish™ Overview and Deep Dive

Richelle Ahlvers, Board of Directors, SNIA

STORAGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

What’s New in SNIA Swordfish™

Richelle Ahlvers, Board of Directors, SNIA

STORAGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

NVMe and NVMe-oF Configuration and Manageability with Swordfish and Redfish

Rajalaxmi Angadi, Senior Software Developer, Intel Corporation

Krishnakumar Gowravaram, Senior Technical Leader and Architect, Cisco

STORAGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Zero to Swordfish Implementation Using Open Source Tools

Don Deel, SMI GB Chair, SNIA; Senior Standards Technologist, NetApp, SNIA; NetApp

Chris Lionetti, Board of Directors, SNIA; Senior Technical Marketing Engineer, HPE

STORAGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Migrating OEM Extensions to Swordfish for Scalable Storage Management

Krishnakumar Gowravaram, Senior Technical Leader and Architect, Cisco

STORAGE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Redfish Ecosystem for Storage

Jeff Hilland , President, DMTF; Distinguished Technologist at HPE, DMTF; HPE

Scott Bunker, Server Storage Technologist, HPE

ZONED STORAGE

Zoned Namespaces (ZNS) SSDs: Disrupting the Storage Industry

Matias Bjørling, Director, Emerging System Architectures, Western Digital Corporation

ZONED STORAGE

Reviving The QEMU NVMe Device (from Zero to ZNS)

Klaus Jensen, Staff Software Engineer, Samsung Electronics

ZONED STORAGE

Zoned Block Device Support in Hadoop HDFS

Shin'ichiro Kawasaki, Principal Engineer, Western Digital Corporation

ZONED STORAGE

High-perforance SMR drives with dm-zoned caching

Hannes Reinecke, Kernel Storage Architect, SUSE Software Solutions

ZONED STORAGE

ZNS: Enabling in-place updates and transparent high queue-depths

Javier Gonzalez, Principal Software Engineer, Samsung Electronics

Kanchan Joshi, Staff Engineer, Samsung Electronics

ZONED STORAGE

Getting Started with NVMe ZNS on QEMU

Dmitry Fomichev, R&D Technologist Western Digital Corporation

Abstract

ZONED STORAGE

ZenFS, Zones and RocksDB - Who likes to take out the garbage anyway?

Hans Holmberg, Technologist, Western Digital Corporation

ZONED STORAGE

End To End Data Placement For Zoned Block Devices

Marc Acosta, Research Fellow, Western Digital Corporation