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Annual OSG Users Meeting'08

chaired by Torre Wenaus (BNL), Maxim Potekhin (BNL)
from to (US/Central)
at Brookhaven National Lab ( Large Seminar Room (Bldg.510) )
Upton, NY11973
Description
Welcome!

The Open Science Grid Users' Meeting was held at Brookhaven National Laboratory on June 16th and 17th 2008.

Meetings/workshops in these series are aimed mainly at users of the OSG who meet any of the following criteria:

   - are responsible for development, maintenance or operation of applications that run on the OSG infrastructure
   - are involved in any aspect of VO-specific infrastructure for OSG use, for example: workflow, meta-scheduling or portal management
   - are users or prospective users of the OSG in any capacity and are interested in discussing issues and their solutions

For an overview of the activities of the OSG User Group, which is a principal organizer of the Meeting, please follow the new, more convenient link: http://www.opensciencegrid.org/UG.


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Go to day
  • Monday, June 16, 2008
    • 08:30 - 09:30 Registration
    • 09:30 - 10:00 Keynote address
      • 09:30 Keynote address 30'
        Speakers: Dr. Ruth Pordes (FNAL), Dr. Miron Livny (Wisconsin)
    • 10:00 - 11:00 Workload Management on Open Science Grid
      Convener: Dr. Torre Wenaus (BNL)
      • 10:00 GlideinWMS explained 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Igor Sfiligoi (FNAL)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:30 Recent experience with Panda WMS 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Torre Wenaus (BNL)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
      Location: Lounge next to the Large Seminar Room
    • 11:30 - 12:30 OSG Middleware
      Convener: Dr. Maxim Potekhin (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
      • 11:30 gLExec and MyProxy integration in Panda WMS 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Jose Caballero (BNL)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break
      Location: Berkner Hall Cafeteria
    • 13:30 - 15:30 Lightning Talks
      • 13:30 The OSG Web Portal 10'
        Speaker: Marcia Teckenbrock (Fermilab)
      • 13:40 Experience and problems using WS-GRAM on OSG sites 10'
        Speaker: Ms. Britta Daudert (LIGO)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 13:50 Nanohub user experience with OSG 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Steven Clark (PURDUE)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:00 Status of GUMS (Grid User Management System) 10'
        Speaker: Dr. John Hover (BNL)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:10 Building a scalable and resilient Panda service for ATLAS and OSG 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Dantong Yu (Brookhaven)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 14:20 CDF experience with OSG 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Rick Snider (FNAL)
        Material: CDF pdf file
      • 14:30 SBGrid: a technical and procedural dialogue 20'
        Speaker: Mr. Ian Stokes-Rees (Harvard Medical School, SBGrid)
      • 14:50 OSG Storage 5'
        Speaker: Dr. Tanya Levshina (FNAL)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 14:55 New Jersey State Grid 5'
        Speaker: Dr. Gedaliah Wolosh (NJIT)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 15:00 GDB redux 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Maarten Litmaath (CERN)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 13:30 - 15:30 OSG and VO Security Policies and Issues
      This session is for VO Security Contacts, their alternates, and VO Operations Contacts attending the meeting. There will be about 15 VOs represented.
      Convener: Dr. Mine Altunay (FNAL)
      Location: Room 2-160 in Bldg.510
      • 13:30 Overview of existing VO and OSG policies and goals 30'
      • 14:00 Training for the VO AUP and VO User Management Policies 1h30'
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
      Location: Lounge next to the Large Seminar Room
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Troubleshooting
      Convener: Dr. Anand Padmanabhan (UIUC/NCSA)
      Material: slides pdf file
    • 16:00 - 18:00 OSG and VO Security Policies and Issues
      This session is for VO Security Contacts, their alternates, and VO Operations Contacts attending the meeting. There will be about 15 VOs represented.
      
      Convener: Dr. Mine Altunay (FNAL)
      Location: Room 2-160 in Bldg.510
      • 16:00 Discussion and feeding based on first pass writing 30'
      • 16:30 Introduction to JSPG Policies that affect VOs 30'
      • 17:00 Brainstorming about VOs & Security in OSG & future planning 1h0'
    • 18:30 - 20:30 Social Event (Dinner at Casa Piccolo)
      See the link on the navigation bar to the left on the main page.
      Location: Casa Piccolo
  • Tuesday, June 17, 2008
    • 09:00 - 09:30 OSG Security Overview
      • 09:00 Review of the OSG Security 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Mine Altunay (FNAL)
    • 09:30 - 09:40 OSG User Group
      • 09:30 OSG User Group - Overview, Activities, Focus Areas 10'
        Speaker: ABHISHEK RANA (UNIV OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO)
    • 09:40 - 10:30 OSG, Engagement and EDU VO
      Convener: Mats Rynge (Renaissance Computing Institute)
      • 09:40 Interaction of the ENGAGE, EDU and OSG VOs 20'
      • 10:00 Users' transition from the ENGAGE VO to other VOs 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Mats Rynge (RENCI)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break and a Photo Op
      Location: Lounge next to the Large Seminar Room
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Continuation of Monday's talks
      • 11:00 Managing data movement between OSG sites in Atlas experiment 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Alexei Klimentov (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 11:30 - 12:30 OSG, Engagement and EDU VO
      Convener: Dr. Mats Rynge (RENCI)
      • 11:30 The EDU VO and its interaction with OSG Users 25'
        Speaker: Dr. Alina Bejan (University of Chicago)
      • 12:00 The OSG VO - status, outlook and users' perspective 25'
        Speaker: Dr. Ruth Pordes (FNAL)
    • 12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break
      Location: Berkner Hall Cafeteria
    • 13:30 - 14:30 Tour of the STAR Experiment
      Location: STAR experimental Hall
      • 13:30 Tour of the STAR experiment 1h0'
        Material: pictures pdf file