Program At-a-Glance

Tuesday, November 27th
 
Energy Track
Performance Track
Cloud Track
Exhibits
8:00-8:30am
Registration & Continental Breakfast
  
8:30-9:45am
Session A-101
Saving Energy in Data Centers
Session B-101
Increasing Storage Performance
Special Tutorial
Designing Cloud Servers
9:45-10:00am
Break
10:00-11:00am
Session A-102
Improving System Power and Cooling
Session B-102
Big Data Will Rock the Server World
Special Tutorial
Designing Private Clouds
11:00-11:30am
OPEN - Keynote 1
Green Clouds and Black Swans: Low-Power Hyperscale Computing
Partha Ranganathan, Corporate Fellow, HP Labs
 11:30am-Noon
OPEN - Keynote 2
How Flash Storage Is Revolutionizing Enterprise IT
Gary Smerdon, Sr. VP & GM, LSI
Noon-1:30pm
Lunch
Exhibits
Open
Noon-1:30pm
1:30-2:00pm
OPEN - Keynote 3
Designing Cloud Scale Servers: Silicon Integration Changes Everything
Gregg McKnight, GM Data Center Advanced Development, Microsoft
           
2:00-2:30pm
OPEN - Keynote 4
How Do We Handle all the Data!
Andy Walls, Distinguished Engineer and Technical Lead Systems and Technology Division, IBM
2:30-3:45am
Session A-103
Data Center Strategies
Session B-103
Improving Server Designs
Session C-103
Increasing Cloud Performance
3:45-4:00m
Break
4:00-5:00pm
5:00-5:30pm
OPEN - Special Keynote
The Next Generation of Datacenter Networks
Andy Bechtolsheim, Chief Development Officer/Chairman, Arista Networks
5:00-7:00pm
OPEN - All Industry Reception
Exhibits
Open
(5-7pm )
6:00-6:30pm
 
7:00:8:30pm
 
Wednesday, November 28th
 
Energy Track
Performance Track
Cloud Track
Exhibits
8:00-8:30am
Registration & Continental Breakfast
 
8:30-9:45am
Session A-201
Reducing Data Center Power Usage
Session B-201
Accelerating Application Performance
Session C-201
Cloud Infrastructure
9:45-10:00am
Break
10:00-11:00am
11:00-11:30am
OPEN - Keynote 5
How Convergence Affects Data Center Fabrics
Geng Lin, CTO Networking Business, Dell
11:30am-Noon
OPEN - Keynote 6
Building Servers for the Cloud
Kushagra Vaid, GM Server Hardware Engineering, Microsoft
Noon-12:30pm
OPEN - Keynote 7
Creating High-Performance Cloud Storage
Hong Cai, CTO Cloud Computing, ZTE USA
Noon-2:00pm
Lunch
Exhibits
Open
Noon-2pm
2:00-3:15pm
OPEN - Session A-202
Cloud Server Design
 
3:15-3:30pm
Break
3:30-5:00pm

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