This talk will focus on GlusterFS as a QEMU block backend which forms the basis of positioning GlusterFS as a storage backend for QEMU/KVM virtualization stack.
This talk will also cover Block Device translator for GlusterFS, which enables GlusterFS to work with block devices, the advantages, current limitations & status of this work and how this fits into the overall goal of making GlusterFS virtualization ready.
Virtualization and Storage administrators, GlusterFS developers as well as users of KVM virtualization will benefit from this talk.
M. Mohan Kumar is an open source developer working at IBM Linux Technology Center, India. He has contributed to various components of Linux ecosystem including kexec (fast boot), kdump (kernel crash dump mechanism) for PowerPC, 9p file system and QEMU. Prior to IBM he has worked on various SCSI and Fibre Channel related Linux projects. | | Mohan obtained his Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science and Engineering from Bharathiar University, TamilNadu, India. He... Read More →
Thursday November 8, 2012 1:15pm - 2:15pm
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