[torquedev] Moab-Con Speakers Announced

Rebecca Ventura rventura at clusterresources.com
Fri May 23 12:56:10 MDT 2008

The full speaker list is now up on the Moab-Con agenda page. You can check out the full list here: http://clusterresources.com/moabcon/agenda.php

A few highlights:

Dr. Kazi A. Zaman, director of engineering in the Strategic Data Solutions Business unit at Yahoo!, will present the keynote address on Wednesday, May 28, kick-starting the general sessions of the conference. Zaman's speech, entitled "Powering Data Pipelines at Yahoo! with Moab and TORQUE*" will cover how using Moab Workload Manager® can dramatically improve efficiency and resource usage for complex data processing workflows.

Later in the week, J.W. “Pat” O’Bryant, consultant at ExxonMobil; Don 
Maxwell, senior system administrator at Oak Ridge National Laboratory; 
and others will present what’s being done now with Moab on some of the 
largest HPC systems in the world. Other presenters include:

--Jerry Smith of Sandia National Laboratories, presenting “Tuning for 
Massive Systems”

--Tim McIntire of Clustercorp, Nathan Conger of Novell, and Michael 
Jackson, president of Cluster Resources, presenting “Automated Cluster 

--Don Lipari of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, presenting 
“Managing Clusters with Moab+SLURM”

--Steven DuChene and Andre Kerstens of SGI, presenting “Applying Green 
Computing to Clusters and the Data Center”

--Susanne M. Balle of Hewlett-Packard, presenting “Adaptive Data Center”

--Egan Ford of IBM, presenting “The Evolution of Scale-Out Computing”

--Peter Enstrom of the National Center for Supercomputing Applications 
(NCSA), presenting “Managing a Real-World Grid – Politics, Resource 
Heterogeneity, User Issues and Competing Technologies”

Again, you can check out the full list at: 

To register for Moab-Con go to: 

Moab-Con Web site: http://clusterresources.com/moabcon/moabcon.php

Rebecca Ventura
Marketing Department
Cluster Resources, Inc.
rventura at clusterresources.com
(801) 717-3728
Fax: (801) 717-3738

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