Integrating KVM & oVirt with Enterprise Storage
In this session, Jon Benedict will discuss NetApp’s integration and interest in the oVirt project. He will go over NetApp’s involvement in a plug-in framework to allow offloading storage related activities from the hypervisor to the storage. Additionally, Jon will provide context around the integration activities that NetApp has prioritized. Finally, he will discuss integration efforts that are available to the open source and commercial communities now. The session will be comprised mostly of slides, but will also include some demonstrations, time permitting. Jon Benedict Jon Benedict works for NetApp as a Technical Marketing Engineer based out of Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. In this role, he drives NetApp’s direction and integration with Red Hat technologies - especially around RHEV and KVM. Jon also writes whitepapers around Red Hat and NetApp technologies, blogs/tweets about KVM (http://CaptainKVM.com / @CaptainKVM), and has been published in several industry online magazines. Jon is also on the oVirt board.