Events in 2018

Organiser: Miguel Angel Marquina / IT
January 19 Technology Trends in Cloud Infrastructure
Kushagra Vaid, Microsoft
January 29 Data Centre Infrastructure & Data Storage @ Facebook
D.Eberly, M.Garson, M.Kauffman and V.Mulay, Facebook
January 31 Technology Outlook into virtualization and cloud technology
CernVM Users Workshop, Jan 30-Feb 1

Evolution of FUSE and OverlayFS
Miklos Szeredi, Red Hat
Designing the Git Virtual File System (GVFS)
Saeed Noursalehi, Microsoft
Building Reproducible Science with Singularity Containers
Michael Bauer, SyLabs Inc.
Tooling for Using Linux
Justin Cormack, Docker
February 08 Get the best out of Oracle 12.2 partitioning features
Thomas Teske, Oracle
March 02 Cross-platform software development with Qt
Ionut Alexandrescu, The Qt Company GmbH
March 28 Hyperscale Machines
Nicolas Bustamante, Apple Inc.
CERN Computing Colloquium

April 16 Scaling the AI Hierarchy of Needs with Hopsworks
Prof. Jim Dowling, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

Hops Hadoop, Hopsworks and Q&A Session
Prof. Jim Dowling, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
April 20 Synthetic Biology: engineering molecular computers
Konstantinos Samaras-Tsakiris, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
IT Technical Forum

April 26 Distributing OS images and apps with ostree+Flatpak
Joaquim Rocha, Endless Computers
May 03 Beyond Bundles - Reproducible Software Environments with GNU Guix
Ludovic Courtès, Inria and Ricardo Wurmus, Max-Delbrück-Centrum
May 07 Advances in Hybrid Modeling and Simulation: Network Data Flows and Particle Tracking applications
Prof. Rodrigo Daniel Castro, Universidad de Buenos Aires
May 16 Accessing Intel FPGAs for Acceleration
Karl Qi, Intel Corp.
June 01 Report on the HEPiX Spring 2018 Workshop
Andrei Dumitru et al, CERN-IT
IT Technical Forum

June 06 Big Data and Social Media
Vint Cerf, Google LLC
Academic Training

June 08 A new community on the horizon: Cloud Services for Synchronization and Sharing (CS3)
Jakub Moscicki, CERN-IT
IT Technical Forum

June 22 TONE: solving telephony needs the open-source way
Francisco Valentin Vinagrero, CERN-IT
IT Technical Forum

June 29 Real-Time processing of Big Data with ScyllaDB
Glauber Costa, ScyllaDB and Miguel Martinez Pedreira, CERN-EP
July 04 Athenz: an open-source foundation for secure infrastructure
James Penick and Ric Allinson, Oath
July 17 Machine Learning with Google Cloud
Melanie Warrick, Google LLC
July 18 The SKA and its Computing Challenges
Miles Deegan, SKA Organisation
July 20 The MeerKAT Radio Telescope: First Science
Simon Ratcliffe, SKA South Africa
July 24 Contracts programming in C++20
José Daniel García, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid

IBM CAPISNAP workshop (July 24-25)

with talks by Lance Thompson, Bruno Mesnet and Alexandre Castellane, IBM
August 03 Python in One Hour
John Aynsley, Doulos Training
Webinar @11:00 CEST

September 05 Blizzard: In Support Of Other Worlds
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.
September 18 New storage technologies and their impact on file system design
Prof. André Brinkmann, Johannes Gutenberg - Universität Mainz
October 03 GitLab@CERN Day
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October 15 Our Chief Weapon in Programming
Tony Van Eerd, Christie Digital
October 17 Software Heritage: Building the Universal Software Archive for Open Science
Prof. Roberto Di Cosmo, Inria
October 19 2018 CentOS Dojo / RDO day at CERN

October 31 Life of an Open Source Project at Google (gRPC)
David Garcia Quintas
November 02 Report on the HEPiX Fall 2018 Workshop
Andrei Dumitru et al, CERN-IT
IT Technical Forum

November 05 Quantum Computing for High Energy Physics
CERN openlab Workshop, November 5-6, 2018
November 21 Securing the Cloud: the lurking threats behind the scenes
Darko Simic, Netskope Inc.
November 29 Helix Nebula Science Cloud - Results of the Pilot Phase
HNSciCloud Final Public Session
December 18 The Immersive Web ecosystem
Diego Marcos Segura