Wednesday, October 23 • 12:05pm - 12:55pm
Recent Developments in GFS2 - Steven Whitehouse, Red Hat

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The GFS2 cluster filesystem has been under development for a number of years, however there has been no uptodate presentation covering all of the latest features since OLS 2007. The intent of this talk is to provide an overview of the current feature set, noting recent significant developments, as well as an introduction into the major algorithms of GFS2 for those less familiar with its capabilities. During the development process, many lessons were learned which would apply equally to any open source project, and these will be discussed too.


Steven Whitehouse

Senior Manager, RHEL Filesystems, Red Hat
Steven Whitehouse currently manages the RHEL Filesystems team at Red Hat. His introduction to Linux kernel development came in 1993 when he wrote a small patch for AX.25, he is also the previous maintainer of Linux DECnet and the GFS2 Filesystem. Steven has spoken at a number of conferences... Read More →

Wednesday October 23, 2013 12:05pm - 12:55pm BST

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