OSG All Hands Meeting 2014

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Description Welcome to the OSG All Hands Meeting Week!

There are several meetings taking place:
  • Monday: US ATLAS and US CMS computing workshops
  • Tuesday: The OSG Campus Infrastructures Community: campus distributed computing infrastructures and the national cyber ecosystem
  • Wednesday: The OSG All Hands Plenary
  • Thursday:
    • OSG New Technologies
    • OSG Consortium 
    • Storage Federations
  • Friday:
    • OSG Consortium
    • Storage Federations

The times are local to the meeting (PST), and the meeting registration is here.

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Go to day
  • Monday, April 7, 2014
    • 08:00 - 09:00 Registration 1h0' ( Kavli Auditorium )
    • 09:00 - 10:30 US ATLAS Distributed Facility Workshop: Kavli 3rd Floor Conference Room
      See full agenda till 16:00 here
      Convener: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
    • 09:00 - 10:30 CMS Tier 2/3
      Convener: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
      Material: agenda link
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Morning Break
    • 11:00 - 12:00 CMS Tier 2/3
      Convener: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
      Location: Redwood Rooms, Bld 48
      Material: agenda link
    • 12:00 - 13:30 Lunch
    • 13:30 - 16:00 CMS Tier 2/3: Redwood Rooms BLD 48
      Convener: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
      Material: agenda link
    • 16:00 - 16:25 Afternoon Break
    • 16:25 - 17:30 Joint ATLAS/CMS
      Location: Kavli Auditorium
      • 16:25 Introduction to OSG Connect 5'
        Speaker: David Champion (University of Chicago)
        Material: Slides link
      • 16:30 AHM HTC Challenge 10'
        Speaker: Rob Quick (Indiana University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 16:40 ATLAS Connect and more 20'
        Speaker: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 17:00 ESnet EEX 30'
        Speaker: Mr. Joe Metzger (ESnet)
        Material: Slides pdf file
  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014
    • 08:00 - 09:00 Registration
    • 09:00 - 10:30 The OSG Campus Infrastructures Community - Introduction and Overview
      Convener: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago)
      • 09:00 Distributed High Throughput Computing from the Campus Perspective 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Lothar Bauerdick (Fermilab)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:30 Campuses and the Distributed Computing Landscape of the OSG 25'
        Speaker: Dr. David Swanson (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:55 Campus to Campus: the Technical Challenges of Distributed High Throughput Applications 25'
        Speaker: Mats Rynge (USC / Information Sciences Institute)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Morning Break
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Throughput Challenge Session
      Conveners: Rob Quick (Indiana University), Mr. Kyle Gross (Indiana University / Open Science Grid Operations), Elizabeth Prout (Indiana University)
      Location: Redwood Room
      Material: slides link
    • 11:00 - 12:30 OSG Connect Tutorial Session
      Conveners: David Champion (University of Chicago), Mr. Derek Weitzel (University of Nebraska - Lincoln), Mr. Suchandra Thapa (Computation Institute / University of Chicago)
      Location: Kavli 3rd Floor
      Material: slides linkdown arrow
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Campus Grids, Bridges and Clouds Session
      Conveners: Robert Gardner (University of Chicago), Michael Ernst (BNL)
      Material: slides powerpoint file
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
    • 14:00 - 15:00 Usability for Science: Research Experiences
      Convener: Chander Sehgal (Fermilab)
      Location: Kavli Auditorium
      • 14:00 MicroBoone on the Grid 20'
        Speakers: Yun-Tse Tsai (SLAC), Ms. Yun-Tse Tsai (University of Rochester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:20 Galaxy BLAST using OSG 20'
        Speaker: Rob Quick (Indiana University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:40 Supporting Campus Researchers at the Center for High Throughput Computing (Wisconsin) 20'
        Speaker: Lauren Michael (UW-Madison Center for High Throughput Computing (CHTC))
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 15:00 - 16:00 Big Data Challenges on and off Campus: Moving, Computing, Sharing, Preserving
      • 15:00 Options for Moving Data from Campus to and from the OSG 30'
        Speaker: Mrs. Tanya Levshina (Fermilab)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 15:30 Software and Data Preservation for Open Science - Campus Perspectives 30'
        Speaker: Mike Hildreth (Notre Dame University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Afternoon Break
    • 16:30 - 17:00 Panel Discussion: Campus grids and bridging as tools for accelerating scientific research
      Conveners: Ruth Pordes (Fermilab), Richard Knepper (Indiana University), Timothy Carlson (PNNL)
      Material: Campus Bridging powerpoint file PNNL powerpoint file
    • 17:00 - 17:30 The "DHTC Way" Forward for Campuses 30'
      Speaker: Miron Livny (University of Wisconsin Madison)
  • Wednesday, April 9, 2014
    • 08:00 - 09:00 Registration
    • 09:00 - 09:15 Welcome
      Convener: Dr. Amber Boehnlein (SLAC)
      Location: Kavli Auditorium
      • 09:00 Welcome 15'
        Speaker: Dr. David MacFarlane (SLAC)
    • 09:15 - 11:00 State of OSG
      Convener: Dr. Lothar Bauerdick (Fermilab)
      Location: Kavli Auditorium
      • 09:15 Introduction and Remarks 15'
        Speaker: Dr. Lothar Bauerdick (Fermilab)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:30 Technical Director and PI 20'
        Speaker: Miron Livny
      • 09:50 Council Chair 10'
        Speaker: Ruth Pordes (Fermilab)
        Material: Council Report pdf file
      • 10:00 OSG Production - The Foundations for 2M+ CPU Hours/Day 30'
        Speaker: Rob Quick (Indiana University)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 10:30 OSG Technologies Update 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Brian Bockelman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Morning Break
    • 11:30 - 13:00 State of OSG
      Convener: Dr. Lothar Bauerdick (Fermilab)
      Location: Kavli Auditorium
      • 11:30 dvdt: Accelerating Science 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Ewa Deelman (USC/ISI)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 11:50 Panel OSG in 2017 1h10'
        Speaker: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
    • 14:15 - 16:00 Science Highlights: Kavli Auditorium
      Convener: Dr. Amber Boehnlein (SLAC)
      • 14:15 Awards Presentation! 5'
        Rules of the Challenge are available at https://twiki.grid.iu.edu/bin/view/Operations/HTCChallengeRules
        Speaker: Rob Quick (Indiana University)
      • 14:20 XLDB-Data Use Cases 10'
        Speaker: Daniel Wang (SLAC)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:30 LSST Data and Computing status and plans 20'
        Speaker: Dominique Boutigny
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 14:50 Computing needs and methods for Light source facilities 20'
        Speaker: Craig Tull
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 15:10 Particle Physics Phenomenology 20'
        Speaker: Mr. Stefan Hoeche (SLAC)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 15:30 Computing Challenges for Materials Discovery 20'
        Speaker: Santosh Suram
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Afternoon Break
    • 16:30 - 18:00 New Technology Discussions
      Convener: Dr. Amber Boehnlein (SLAC)
      Location: Kavli Auditorium
      • 16:30 The Stanford Research Computing Center 20'
        Speaker: Ruth Marinshaw
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 16:50 Amazon Cloud 30'
        Speaker: Jamie Kinney (Amazon)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:20 Open Stack 30'
        Speaker: Shevek
        Material: Slides pdf file
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014
    • 08:30 - 10:00 New Technology Discussions
      Convener: Dr. Amber Boehnlein (SLAC)
      • 08:30 Identity Management 20'
        Speaker: Kevin Hill (Fermilab)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:50 Aggregating local clouds with reusable tools 20'
        Speaker: Jan Balewski (STAR/MIT)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:10 Security Demo 30'
        Speaker: Kevin Hill (Fermilab)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:40 Software Testing 20' ( Kavli Auditorium )
        Speaker: Matyas Selmeci
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:10 - 10:30 Morning Break
    • 10:30 - 18:00 Federated Storage Workshop
      Convener: Mr. Andrew Hanushevsky (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)
      Location: Kavli
      • 10:30 Introduction 5'
        Speaker: Mr. Andrew Hanushevsky (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)
      • 10:35 ALICE Federated Status and Plans 30'
        Speaker: Mr. Grigoras Costin (ALICE)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 11:05 ATLAS Status and Plans 30'
        Speaker: Wei Yang (SLAC)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 11:35 CMS Status And Plans 30'
        Speaker: Ken Bloom (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 12:05 Lunch 55'
      • 13:00 Federating Australian HEP Research Storage Using XRootD 20'
        Speaker: Sean Crosby (COEPP)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 13:20 UK Federation Plans and Initiatives 20'
        Speaker: Wahid Bhimji (Edinburgh)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 13:40 US Tier 1 practical experience, what's missing, and ideas on future evolution 20'
        Speaker: Hironori Ito (BNL)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:00 Quantitative storage analysis: 7 things I always wanted to know about storage and now dared to ask the logs 20'
        Speaker: Dirk Duellmann (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:20 Monitoring and sharing Network resources 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Ilija Vukotic (LAL)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 14:40 Dashboards for monitoring of ATLAS and CMS xrootd federations (Part 1) 30'
        Speaker: Alexandre Beche (CERN)
      • 15:10 Afternoon Break 20'
      • 15:30 Integration of the XRootD traffic in the WLCG monitoring infrastructure (Part 2) 30'
        Speaker: Alexandre Beche (CERN)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 16:00 CMS WAN I/O Optimization and CPU Efficiency Under Various Scenarios 30'
        Speaker: Maria Girone (CMS)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 16:30 Transcending the AAA data-access patterns 30'
        Speaker: Matevz Tadel (UCSD)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 17:00 XrootD Scale Testing for AAA 30'
        Speaker: Carl Vuosalo (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 12:20 - 17:50 OSG Council Meeting
      OSG Council Meeting Co-Located at the All Hands.
      Agenda: https://twiki.opensciencegrid.org/bin/view/Council/April-2014
      Location: Kavli 3rd Floor
  • Friday, April 11, 2014
    • 08:30 - 12:00 OSG Council Meeting
      OSG Council Meeting Co-Located with the OSG AHM.
      Agenda: https://twiki.opensciencegrid.org/bin/view/Council/April-2014
      Location: Kavli 3rd Floor
    • 09:00 - 12:30 Federated Storage Workshop
      Convener: Mr. Andrew Hanushevsky (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)
      Location: Kavli
      • 09:00 Use of the federation via PANDA, actual experiences, and future plans 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Kaushik De (UTA)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 09:30 Enabling HTTP/webDAV in XRootD Federations 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Fabrizio Furano (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:00 New XRootD Client Plugins 30'
        Speaker: Lukasz Janyst (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:30 Morning Break 30'
      • 11:00 Clustered proxy access, the good and the bad 20'
        Speaker: Hironori Ito (BNL)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 11:20 Striking gold with your XRootd caching proxy 30'
        Speaker: Matevz Tadel (UCSD)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 11:50 Building and accessing HTTP/webDAV Storage Federations 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Fabrizio Furano (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 12:20 Close out 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Andrew Hanushevsky (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file