SDC 2021 Schedule

All times PDT. Schedule is subject to change.

Tuesday, September 28th
8:00 AM PMEM Programming Workshop and Hackathon
Sponsored by SNIA Compute, Memory and Storage Initiative
8:00 AM SNIA SMB3 Interoperability Lab
Sponsored by Microsoft
8:30 AM Introduction to Virtual SDC
Michael Oros, Executive Director, SNIA
8:40 AM Quantum Technology and Storage: Where Do They Meet?
Doug Finke Managing Editor, Quantum Computing Report
9:20 AM Innovations in Load-Store I/O causing Profound Changes in Memory, Storage, and Compute landscape
Dr. Debendra Das Sharma, Intel Fellow, Intel Corporation
10:00 AM Maximizing Flash Value with the Software-Enabled Flash™ SDK
Eric Ries, SVP Memory and Storage Strategy Division, Kioxia
10:40 AM Amazon Aurora storage – Purpose built storage for databases
Murali Brahmadesam, Director of Engineering, Aurora Databases, Amazon
11:20 AM Day 1 Breakout Sessions Available On Demand
Blockchain
Container Storage
Data Protection and Security
DNA Data Storage
Emerging Interfaces
NVMe
Storage Architecture
Storage Resource Management
3:00 - 4:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: NVMe
Moderated by: Mark Carlson, Kioxia
3:00 - 4:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: Security Landscape BoF
Moderated by: Eric Hibbard, Chair, SNIA Security TWG
4:00 - 5:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: Future Innovations in Software Defined Flash Storage
Moderated by: Earle Philhower, MSSD Technical Marketing, KIOXIA Sean Stead, MSSD Business Development, KIOXIA
4:00 - 5:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: CXL, InfiniBand, and Persistent Memory
Moderated by: Arthur Sainio and Raghu Kulkarni, Co-Chairs, SNIA Persistent Memory Special Interest Group
5:00 - 6:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: Data Processing Units (DPUs)
Moderated by: SNIA Technical Council
5:00 - 6:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: Ethernet SSD/Ethernet BoF : A new storage architecture to push storage performance
Moderated by: Hrishikesh Sathawane, Dir of Product Planning @ Samsung

 

Wednesday, September 29th
8:00 AM PMEM Programming Workshop and Hackathon
Sponsored by SNIA Compute, Memory and Storage Initiative
8:00 AM SNIA SMB3 Interoperability Lab
Sponsored by Microsoft
8:30 AM Introduction to SNIA
J Metz, Chairman, SNIA
8:40 AM Panel Discussion: From DNA Synthesis on chips to DNA Data Storage
Hosted by Dave Landsman, DNA Storage Alliance; Director Industry Standards, Western Digital
Moderated by John Hoffman, Lead Scientist, QS-2
9:20 AM Power-Efficient Data Processing with Software-Defined Computational Storage
Yang Seok Ki, Sr. Director, Samsung Electronics
10:00 AM The Perspective of Today’s Storage Architectures, Viewed Through a Long Lens
Randy Kreiser, Storage Specialist/FAE, Supermicro
Alan Johnson, Director of Emerging Technologies, Supermicro
10:40 AM Unlocking the potential of NVMe-oF and Software Defined Storage Thanks to Programmable DPUs
Sebastien Le Duc, Software Engineering Director, Kalray
11:20 AM Beyond Zoned Named Spaces – ZNSNLOG bridging the semantic gap
Chun Liu, Chief Architect at Futurewei Technologies
12:00 PM Day 2 Breakout Sessions Available On Demand
Cloud Storage
Composable Infrastructure
Computational Storage
Data Protection and Privacy
Hard Drives/HDD
NVMe-oF
SMB
Solid State Storage Solutions
Storage Performance/Workloads
3:00 - 4:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: "No-compromise” NVMe/TCP deployment using server storage I/O offload
Moderted by: Greg Schulz, Independent Industry Analyst & Author, StorageIO™
3:00 - 4:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: SDXI (Smart Data Accelerator Interface) discussion with SDXI TWG members
Moderated by: Shyamkumar Iyer, SDXI TWG Chair, Distinguished Engineer, Dell Technologies
4:00 - 5:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: What's New in SFF? Another Conversation with Very Opinionated Experts
Moderated by: John Geldman; Director, SSD Industry Standards; Kioxia
4:00 - 5:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: Computational Storage Advances
Moderated by: Scott Shadley and Jason Molgaard, Co-Chairs, SNIA Computational Storage TWG; Eli Tiomkin, Chair, SNIA Computational Storage SIG
5:00 - 6:00 PM Birds of a Feather Session: Storage Device-Level Power Efficiency Measurement Specification
Moderated by: Wayne Adams, GSI Co-chair and SNIA Chairman Emeritus; Eden Kim S3TWG co-chair and Calypso Tester Founder, Don Goddard, SNIA GreenTWG co-chair, NetApp and Chuck Paridon, storage performance consultant, DXC