Thu, 12/26/2013 - 11:36 By emziemer

Sine Nomine Associates CEO Dr. Margarete Ziemer has announced that the company will be a Silver Sponsor for the European AFS and Kerberos Workshop at CERN on March 26-28, 2014.

According to the OpenAFS website:

The conference will examine the development outlook for AFS and Kerberos implementations, highlight current projects and offer space to proposals and new ideas. Also, sites will be able to present their AFS and Kerberos activities in site reports.

The conference will address themes such as:

  • Performance tuning and benchmarking
  • Diagnostics, service monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Scalability and high availability issues
  • Unique methods of AFS/Kerberos environment backups
  • Web integration
  • Delegated administration and user management
  • Access control and related authorization services
  • Related tools for end-users, admins and programmers
  • Single Sign-On strategies
  • Cross cell/realm trust in the real world
  • PKI and alternate security mechanism integration
  • Interoperability: supplements and competitors
  • Work on new features

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