[olug] Call for Presentations

Jay Hannah jay at jays.net
Mon Mar 22 15:37:31 UTC 2010

On Wed, 24 Feb 2010, Jay Hannah wrote:
> Here's the list of stuff I could present:
>   http://jays.net/wiki/Odlug#Volunteers
> If anyone wants to get developer-nerdy. Not sure the typical OLUG attendee wants to stare at source code for an hour plus though.  :)

On Mar 22, 2010, at 8:18 AM, Jon Larsen wrote:
> Which one would you most like to do Jay?  

I'd most like to present anything that the audience is interested in, otherwise it's just me droning on about something I find interesting, but perhaps no one else does.   :)

A new idea: I spent the weekend crunching bioinformatics / genetics data on Firefly, the University of Nebraska's 1,100 node computer cluster. Perhaps a presentation about that work, the nuts and bolts, and live demos (assuming the cluster is up and available) would be interesting to OLUG? We have another 25 node cluster I can play on too.

Disclaimer: I am NOT the admin of the larger cluster, don't have root, and only know how it works from the perspective of a fiddling power user. I know none of the backend implementation details.

   The job scheduler I submit to:



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