Session Details

Presentation Title: The Btrfs Linux File System - Overview
Speaker: Mr Lenz Grimmer
Company: Oracle
Presentation abstract: Btrfs is a new copy-on-write filesystem for Linux aimed at implementing advanced features while focusing on fault tolerance, repair and easy administration. This talk will take you through some of the new features of the btrfs file system, including mirroring/striping, adding/removing devices, growing/shrinking volumes, creating snapshots and th built-in data integrity and resilience features.
Presentation begins: 03/12/2013 15:20
Presentation duration: 45
Presentation content level: 2 (1 = indepth, 5 = strategic overview)
Audience experience: Basic Working Knowledge
Audience function: Product Expert
Speaker biography: Lenz is a member of the Oracle Linux product management team. He is located in Hamburg, Germany and joined Oracle via the acquisition of Sun Microsystems in 2010. Lenz has been a member of the MySQL Group for 9 years. He joined MySQL AB as a release engineer in 2002 and later moved to the MySQL Community Relations team in 2005. Prior to MySQL AB, he worked for SuSE Linux in Nuremberg for four years, as a distribution developer and evangelist. He started using Linux during his CS studies in 1995 and has been using it since then.
Related topics: Operating Systems: Big/Fast Data , Operating Systems: Getting the Most Out of Oracle Products
Hall: Charter 4