2019 Linux Storage and Filesystems Conference

February 25–26, 2019
Boston, MA, USA
Co-located with

Thank to those of you who attended Vault '19! The Linux Storage and Filesystems Conference (Vault) brings together practitioners, implementers, users, and researchers working on storage in open source and related projects.

As part of our commitment to open access to research, the presentation slides are posted as we receive them, and the video and audio recordings are available on the Vault '19 program page.

Co-located Event

kAFS Hackathon & BoF, Sponsored by AuriStor
Monday, February 25, Hampton Room

Hackathon: 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF): 6:30 pm–8:30 pm

AuriStor, Inc. is pleased to sponsor and to invite AFS and Linux kernel developers to the second Linux kernel AFS (kAFS) Hackathon and Birds-of-a-Feather meeting (BoF) on Monday, February 25. The event is free, but registration is required. For more information, see the event's web page.


Early Bird Registration Deadline:
Monday, February 4, 2019

Speakers and Program Committee Members

Please contact the Conference Department for registration information.

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Refunds and Cancellations

The registration cancellation deadline is Friday, February 15, 2019. Please review the USENIX Registration Substitution and Cancellation Policy for more information.


Sheraton Boston
39 Dalton St
Boston, MA 02199
+1 617.236.2000

Hotel Discount Deadline: Monday, February 4, 2019.

Hotel Discount Deadline Extended! Book your room by Thursday, February 7, 2019 and save!

USENIX has negotiated a special room rate of US$199 plus tax for single/double occupancy for conference attendees. To receive this rate, book your room online or call the hotel and mention USENIX or Vault '19. The group rate will be available until Monday, February 4, 2019, or until the block sells out, whichever occurs first. After the hotel discount deadline has passed, contact the hotel directly to inquire whether rooms are still available.

For more information, see the Venue, Hotel, and Travel page.

Sheraton Boston

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