We will begin with meet and greet at 17.30. Presentation starts 17.45. There will be a break with pizza and beer around 18.30.
File Systems are pretty convenient, but can have surprising and subtle behaviours. In this talk we will look at file systems and their APIs from the perspective of a database. And then we will explore implementing our own file system tailored to our needs.
Chris Vest is a System Engineer at Neo Technology, working on the Neo4j database engine. He specialises in IO and concurrency, and other low-level details, and generally tries to keep the dragons on the right side of the Here Be Dragons sign.