[cifs-protocol] 2010 SNIA CIFS Plugfest
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at samba.org
Mon Jul 26 14:17:45 MDT 2010
Some additional notes regarding the rules:
Each company or organization gets at least two free Plugfest attendees.
Here's how the formula works:
1) Every company or .org may register two free Plugfest participants
"per platform". Each free Plugfest participant gets a free full-
conference pass to SDC.
Example: CompanyX brings an 'CIFS/SMB' server plus an CIFS/SMB client.
That earns them four free Plugfest participants and four
Additional full-conference passes cost $495 for Plugfest participants,
e.g. the fifth Plugfest participant from Sun/Oracle would pay $495 for
a full SDC pass.
2) Additional Plugfest participants (beyond the "two per platform")
who *ONLY* participate in the Plugfest (*NO* conference sessions)
pay $250 per person. (Last year this would have applied to only a
couple of participating .orgs/companies.)
3) SDC attendees who are NOT Plugfest participants pay the posted
Contact Arnold (information below) if you have *any* questions.
Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> As I am sure you are aware...
> Registration for the SNIA CIFS/SMB/SMB2 Plugfest is complimentary to all
> CIFS/SMB/SMB2 implementers. This year we are looking to further increase
> participation from test suite vendors, SoHo NAS OEMs, WAN Acceleration
> companies, and others.
> See the invitation below.
> Chris -)-----
> -------- Original Message from Arnold Jones --------
> We would like to invite you to participate in the 2010 CIFS/SMB/SMB2
> Plugfest at this year's Storage Developer Conference. The event this year
> is going to be even better! Additional information and the forms for
> registering for the 2010 Plugfest are available at:
> 2010 Plugfest Schedule
> * Plugfest Participant Setup - Saturday Sept. 18 starting at 1pm.
> * Plugfesting Begins - Sunday Sept. 19 at 8:30am.
> * Plugfest Lab open 24 hours a day
> * Plugfest Ends - Thursday Sept. 23 at 1pm.
> * Plugfest Participant Breakdown - Thursday Sept. 23, 1pm-5pm.
> So register soon and reserve your place at this important Industry event!
> Please contact me if you have any additional questions.
> - Arnold
> Arnold Jones
> Technical Council Managing Director
> Storage Networking Industry Association
> Phone: 407.574.7273
> Mobile: 407.435.1067
> arnold.jones at snia.org<mailto:arnold.jones at snia.org>
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