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Tuesday, August 23 • 11:55am - 12:45pm
Rack Scale Architectures and What's Needed to Drive Them - Tom Lyon, DriveScale

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Scale-out clusters are typically deployed on industry standard rack servers, but with growth in deployments comes administrators' desire for independent compute and storage resource scaling to achieve flexibility and responsiveness while Controlling costs.

In this talk, Tom Lyon will discuss properties of scale-out software stacks and how they inform infrastructure architecture. They'll then discuss "rack scale architectures” as an emerging trend for scale-out and describe modifications to iSCSI technology that can accelerate adoption of these architectures.

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Tom Lyon

Chief Scientist, DriveScale, Inc.
Tom Lyon is a computing systems architect, a serial entrepreneur and a kernel hacker.  Prior to founding DriveScale, Tom was founder and Chief Scientist of Nuova Systems, a start-up that led a new architectural approach to systems and networking. Nuova was acquired in 2008 by Cisco, whose highly successful UCS servers and Nexus switches are based on Nuova’s technology. He was also founder and CTO of two other technology companies... Read More →



Tuesday August 23, 2016 11:55am - 12:45pm
Pier 5

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