[OpenAFS] CFP: AFS & Kerberos Best Practices Workshop 2010

Esther Filderman mizmoose@gmail.com
Mon, 11 Jan 2010 08:21:49 -0500

[Please forgive cross-posting.]

The organizers of the AFS & Kerberos Best Practices Workshop 2010
announces the Call For Participation.  The CFP closes on Feb 1, 2010.
Acceptances will be made on a continuing schedule based on fit with
other talks.

This year's Workshop will be held at the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign, May 24-28, 2010.

The AFS & Kerberos Best Practices Workshop is a week long conference
for those who work with OpenAFS and Kerberos, from the novice to the
experienced.  The week is filled with two full-day classes introducing
AFS and Kerberos and two and one half days of talks by your peers and

Proposals are encouraged about:

 - Work completed                   - Work in progress
 - Theories                               - Best practices
 - Related research                  - Updates on previous talks
 - Advanced tutorials                - Panel sessions

or something else that has come to you while working with AFS and/or Kerberos.

Talks are encouraged from basic to complex.  Topics may include, but
are not limited to:

AFS best practices                      AFS performance tuning
Benchmarking                            AFS server scaling
Service monitoring                      AFS & Kerberos 5
AFS related tools                       Kerberos related tools
Upgrade strategies                      Unique uses of AFS and/or Kerberos
Backups                                 Web integration
Administration delegation               AFS on non-Unix platforms
Automation                              Work on new features

Past talks have included:

Using Kebreros for Web Authentication   Accessing OpenAFS Through The Web
Backup Strategies                       A View of Rx
Kerberos & Grid Systems                 Automated Keytab Installations
Hacking AFS Dump Volumes                Your First Submission to OpenAFS
Tuning the OpenAFS Unix Client Cache Manager
Customizing installers for OpenAFS and Kerberos for Windows
NetBSD, Kerberos & AFS: From Zero to Distributed Filesystem in N Easy Steps

We look forward to hearing about your talk!

The Organizers of the AFS & Kerberos Workshop