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Tuesday, October 22 • 4:00pm - 4:30pm
You Want How Much Space? Virtualisation at Keele, and How Not To Do It - Martin Goldstone, Keele University

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Every virtualisation project has to start somewhere, and each one finds its own challenges and problems as it moves forward. This presentation chronicles the journey so far in Keele University's virtualisation story, from pilots and early discontent with VM platforms (Xen and VMWare), through to production with KVM, and a promising future with oVirt and iSCSI shared storage. Martin Goldstone and Gary Lloyd will address the decisions made and why, the problems and challenges faced, along the solutions found, and will look forward to what virtualisation may mean for Keele in the future.


Martin Goldstone

Systems Administrtor
Martin Goldstone is a Systems Administrator at Keele University. He has particular responsibility for virtualisation, Active Directory, and wireless authentication, along with supporting all services as part of the Systems team. Along with Gary Lloyd, he is deploying a new virtualisation infrastructure with iSCSI and oVirt. His previous speaking experience is mainly in providing internal training and overview sessions for academic and technical... Read More →

Tuesday October 22, 2013 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Stirling Suite

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