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The Fastest Parallel File System at Any Price Point on Display at SC19

Come See the New PanFS®

Denver Convention Center • November 18-21 • Booth #225

Built for price/performance and engineered for manageability, the new PanFS® high-performance parallel file system will be demonstrated at SC19 in Panasas booth #225. Already in early deployment at five marquee customer sites, PanFS is rapidly gaining recognition as the fastest parallel file system at any price point.

Join us at the show and see for yourself why excitement is building for this new generation of PanFS, which is now integrated with state-of-the art COTS hardware to deliver the exceptional ActiveStor® Ultra storage appliance experience our customers have come to expect and value.

Product Demonstrations in Panasas Booth #225

  • Demo: PanFS on ActiveStor Ultra
    This demo shows the new PanFS parallel file system on a fully loaded ActiveStor Ultra rack running the industry standard HPC benchmark IOR, demonstrating world class performance.
  • Demo: Ludicrous Mode – Extreme Acceleration: A Look at the Future of HPC and AI
    Take a peek inside our engineering lab to get a look at the direction storage is taking for the high-performance data center of the future, where AI and low-latency applications converge with traditional HPC workloads. Coined Ludicrous Mode, this NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF) layer is added to the three-tier data placement inside today’s PanFS to create the most economical approach for addressing large data sets and a wide variety of high-performance workloads.

Technical Talks

  • HP-CAST 33
    November 16, 2019 | 11:10am-11:30am | Grand Hyatt, Denver
    Topic: Inside the new PanFS – Unlimited performance scaling with the next-generation parallel file system
    Presenter: Dale Brantly, Director of Systems Engineering, Panasas
  • HPC Day with The Next Platform
    November 17, 2019 | 2:20pm-2:40pm | Space Gallery, Denver
    Topic: Meshing AI and HPC: A Storage Perspective
    Presenter: Curtis Anderson, Software Architect, Panasas
  • SC19 Exhibitor Forum
    November 19, 2019 | 1:30pm-2pm | Exhibitor Forum 501-502
    Topic: Adding low latency capability to PanFS for AI and HPC
    Presenter: Curtis Anderson, Software Architect, Panasas


The first Panasas User Group Meeting is being held on Monday, November 18, 2019 at The Curtis Hotel in Denver, CO in conjunction with SC19, the premier international conference for high-performance computing, networking and storage.

The afternoon event brings together Panasas users to network, learn, and share best practices around the use of Panasas technology in HPC workflows and to discuss the future requirements of HPC storage.
Guest speakers: ASRC Federal, Northrop Grumman, University of Minnesota, and TGS.
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Speed, affordability, manageability—as the saying goes, pick two. Panasas is changing that storage calculus with the new PanFS on ActiveStor Ultra, delivering the fastest parallel file system at any price point together with our renowned frustration-free manageability.

Isn’t it time you expect more from your storage? Let’s talk at SC19. Schedule your meeting today.

See you in Denver.

Your Panasas Team.

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