November 11, 2018 (All day) to November 16, 2018 (All day)

SC18

Globus is excited to exhibit once again at this year's Supercomputing Conference. Visit us in booth #4201 to get details on the important new capabilities we've released in 2018 - and what's coming for 2019.

See below for information about our booth activities and our SC18 presentations (talks, tutorials, BOFS and more):


Visit Globus in Booth #4201

As always, Globus will have an exhibit where attendees can meet with our experts, see demos, and get questions answered:

  • ​Get details on new features like HIPAA support, the new web app, HTTPS and more
  • Attend a "Meet a Subscriber" Session to find out more about subscription features like file sharing, cloud connectors, and the endpoint management console
    • Users from UMichigan, Rice and Purdue will be in the booth daily to answer questions and talk about their experiences with Globus subscription features
    • Schedule: Tues 11-12 and 2-3; Wednesday 10-11, 1-2 and 2-3; and Thursday 10-11
    • Click here to request time to meet about a specific subscription topic
  • See partner demos:
    • Western Digital: ActiveScale object storage systems are designed for petabyte-scale datasets with up to 19 nines of data durability, 8 GB/s of throughput per rack, and up to 63 PB of scalability per namespace - facilitating storing data forever. See the Globus for ActiveScale connector in action!
    • Omnibond: Launch your own HPC in AWS or GCP complete with scheduler, compute and storage with OrangeFS, object storage and NFS. Come see how easy it is to run on premise HPC jobs in a familiar HPC environment in the Cloud. Globus enables seamless data transfer to and from the Cloud through CloudyCluster.
  • Get your stamp for the Singularity Treasure Hunt -- for details and a map, click here
  • Pick up new materials about our subscription benefits including protected data support 
    • Already a subscriber? Come pick up a subscriber sticker!
  • Talk to product team experts about research data management requirements at your organization

Globus Sessions and Presentations

We will be presenting in several forums at SC this year:

  • Hacktorial: Globus in the Cloud (part of the SC18 Cloud HPC Hack — sign up here: sc18cloudhack@hackhpc.org
    • Tuesday, Nov. 13 @ 11:00 - 11:25 a.m.
    • AC Hotel by Marriott
    • Globus presenter: Vas Vasiliadis, Chief Customer Officer
  • Mini-Workshops: Hands-On With Globus
  • Presentation: Using Globus for Research Data Management
    • Tuesday, Nov. 13 @ 1:00 - 1:20 p.m. and Wednesday, Nov 14 @ 3:00 - 3:20 p.m.
    • Western Digital booth #3901
    • Globus presenter: Greg Nawrocki, Director of Customer Engagement
  • Presentation: Globus Update for XSEDE ALL Champions Meeting
    • Tuesday, Nov. 13 @ 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. (our talk is a lightning talk during this session)
    • Room D220
    • Globus presenter: Rick Wagner, Director of Professional Services
  • Presentation: Identity Management Update (part of Middleware And Grid Interagency Coordination (MAGIC) meeting)
    • Wednesday, Nov. 14 @ 3:00 - 3:15 p.m.
    • Location D175
    • Globus presenter: Rachana Ananthakrishnan, Globus Head of Products
  • BOF: National Research Infrastructure: Collaborative Session
    • Thursday, Nov. 15 @ 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.
    • Location D173
    • Globus presenter: Rachana Ananthakrishnan, Globus Head of Products (with co-presenters Kenton McHenry from NCSA, Alainna White from Johns Hopkins University, and Frank Wuerthwein from UCSD)
  • BOF: The Power of Storytelling: Exposing User Experiences and Lessons Learned to Inspire and Instruct Technology Adoption
    • Thursday, Nov. 15 @ 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.
    • Location D166
    • Globus presenter: Mary Bass, Director of Communications and Outreach (with co-presenter Kristi Lanier from Cray)
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See you in Dallas!