Upcoming SNIA Webcast: LTFS – A Standard File System for Tape

US Date/Time: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 – 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET <!–
Australia Date/Time:
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 – 10:00 am AEST –>

Register: https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/663/92349

Presenter: Dr. David Pease, Manager, Exploratory Storage Systems, IBM

About the Webcast

This webinar will present the Linear Tape File System (LTFS), a new standard file system for use on modern LTO and enterprise tape. The webinar will give a short introduction to current tape technology, then dive into the motivation, design, and architecture of LTFS. We will also discuss some of the challenges of implementing a file system on tape along with some of the unique attributes of LTFS.

About the Presenter

Dr. David Pease, Manager, Exploratory Storage Systems, IBM

Bio: Dr. David Pease has been working in the computer industry for more than 40 years. For the past 23 he has been a storage researcher at IBM’s Almaden Research Center, where he is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and Manager of Exploratory Storage Systems. During his time at IBM Dr. Pease has been involved in the development of many storage technologies, including IBM’s Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM), the DVD, and most recently the Linear Tape File System (LTFS). He received his MS and PhD in Computer Engineering from U. C. Santa Cruz, where he is currently an Adjunct Professor.

 

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