By Steve Poole
The OpenFabrics Alliance (OFA) Workshop is finally here. Today, OpenFabrics Software (OFS) users and developers from around the globe will gather in Monterey, CA to discuss emerging trends in RDMA fabrics and tackle the High Performance Computing (HPC) industry’s latest challenges.
The 2016 agenda features a variety of technical sessions and birds of a feather meetings from leading experts and industry organizations. Speakers will take a deep dive into an assortment of topics, including NVMe over Fabrics, InfiniBand virtualization, RDMA over Ethernet implementations, Software Defined Networking and more.
Tonight, Gary Grider, Los Alamos National Laboratory’s HPC Division leader, kicks off the workshop with a keynote speech on “HPC Storage and IO Trends and Workflows.”Read more ...