NEXTGenIO Workshop on applications of NVRAM storage to exascale I/O

Wednesday, 25 September
13:00 13:30
Registration
30m
13:30 13:45
Welcome and opening

ECMWF

Reading
15m
13:45 14:45
“Accelerating Time to insight through advanced memory centric system architectures”
Speaker: Balint Fleischer (Micron Technologies)

ECMWF

Reading
1h
14:45 15:15
NEXTGenIO Prototype Architecture
Speaker: Bernhard Homoelle (Fujitsu SVA)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
15:15 15:45
Coffee break

ECMWF

Reading
30m
15:45 16:15
HPC workflows, NVRAM and parallel file systems – Is there a way forward ??
Speaker: Torben Kling Petersen (Cray Inc)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
16:15 16:45
Which Memory Abstraction for NVDIMM on Object Storage ?
Speaker: Grégory Vaumourin (ATOS)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
16:45 17:15
A top-down performance analysis methodology for workflows
Speaker: Bill Williams (GWT-TUD GmbH)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
19:00 21:00
Workshop dinner at Bel & The Dragon

ECMWF

Reading
2h
Thursday, 26 September
09:00 10:00
Disrupting High Performance Storage with Intel DC Persistent Memory & DAOS
Speaker: Mohamad Chaarawi (Intel)

ECMWF

Reading
1h
10:00 10:30
Accelerating CFD simulations with DCPMM
Speaker: Michele Weiland (EPCC, The University of Edinburgh)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
10:30 11:00
Coffee break

ECMWF

Reading
30m
11:00 11:30
Running ECMWF workflow on the NextGenIO prototype
Speakers: Tiago Quintino (ECMWF), Simon Smart (ECMWF)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
11:30 12:00
Supporting NVRAM storage with active systemware
Speaker: Adrian Jackson (EPCC, The University of Edinburgh)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
12:00 12:30
Profiling and Debugging HPC Applications on Emerging Memory Technologies
Speakers: Oliver Perks (Arm), Kevin Mooney

ECMWF

Reading
30m
12:30 13:00
Computer hall tour
30m
13:00 14:00
Lunch break

ECMWF

Reading
1h
14:00 14:30
I/O Challenges for U.S. Navy METOC Modeling – From Data to Decisions
Speaker: Timothy Whitcomb (US Naval Research Laboratory)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
14:30 15:00
Improving the I/O scalability for the next generation of Earth system models: OpenIFS-Cassandra integration as a case study
Speaker: Xavier Yepes Arbós (Barcelona Supercomputing Center)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
15:00 15:30
Utilizing Heterogeneous Storage Infrastructures via the Earth-System Data Middleware
Speaker: Julian Kunkel (University of Reading)

ECMWF

Reading
30m
15:30 16:00
Coffee break

ECMWF

Reading
30m
16:00 16:45
Open discussion: The role of Storage Class Memories for HPC

ECMWF

Reading
45m