lecture JRA1 all-hands meeting
Date/Time: from Monday, 28 June 2004 (13:00) to Wednesday, 30 June 2004 (13:30) (Europe/Zurich)
Location: RAL (Coseners House)
Chairperson: Frederic Hemmer
Description: Details on the meeting place, registration, travel etc.
can be found at http://hepwww.rl.ac.uk/EGEE-JRA1/

All sessions should be discussion sessions.
Rather than giving talks, the presenters are asked to briefly describe the issues, questions ect. and open the floor for discussions. If presentations are given, they must not take more than 50% of the allocated time. The session chair should moderate the discussions.

The presenters need to be named by Friday June 11th
Talks need to be available by Wednesday June 23rd
Monday, 28 June 2004 13:30 ->13:45 Opening and Welcome    
Monday, 28 June 2004 13:45 ->18:00 Integration & Testing    
Monday, 28 June 2004 18:30 ->19:30 Monday Dinner at Cosener's    
Tuesday, 29 June 2004 09:00 ->11:00 Security    
Tuesday, 29 June 2004 11:00 ->14:30 Information & Monitoring    
Tuesday, 29 June 2004 14:30 ->18:00 Data mgmt & WMS    
Tuesday, 29 June 2004 19:00 ->23:30 Tuesday Dinner at the Crown and Thistle ()    
Wednesday, 30 June 2004 09:00 ->13:00 Common components, frameworks    
Wednesday, 30 June 2004 13:00 ->13:30 Summary and closure    

 
 Monday, 28 June 2004
Opening and Welcome (13:30 ->13:45 )
Welcome from local organizers (logistics)
Opening by Frederic Hemmer
Material: transparencies powerpoint file pdf file

Integration & Testing (13:45 ->18:00 )  
 13:45
Initial Experiences with the Implementation of the SCM Plan (40')   more information powerpoint file pdf file   Joachim Flammer  
Goals, problems and lessons learned, procedure for adding new subsystems and components, general guidelines for integration and configuration
 14:25
The building and packaging system (40')   transparencies powerpoint file pdf file   Robert Harakaly  
How the build procedure works and how the various types of packages are created and managed with special focus on Ant extensions, RPM and MSI
 15:05
The Continuous Integration System (40')   transparencies powerpoint file pdf file   Marian Zurek  
Organization, configuration and preliminary results, procedures for reacting to bugs that break the periodic builds.
15:45  Coffee (30')
 16:15
Testing process and plans (1h0')   more information pdf file   transparencies powerpoint filedown arrow pdf filedown arrow   Leanne Guy, David Collados, Diana Bosio, Mario Reale  
Testplan and approval mechanisms (Leanne)

Unit Testing coordination and Interface Testing (David)

Tools survey, tools selected and being evaluated, first experiences with the prototype (Diana)

First experiences testing the prototype, experiences with savannah, what works, what does not, etc (Mario)
 17:15
open (maybe Discussions?) (45')    

Monday Dinner at Cosener's (18:30 ->19:30 )  
18:30  Dinner at Cosener's (1h0')


 
 Tuesday, 29 June 2004
Security (09:00 ->11:00 )  
 09:00
Common security components (1h30')   transparencies powerpoint file pdf file   Olle Mulmo  
How do we make sure that common components for authentication, authorization, auditing, ... can be shared? What are the plans of the nordic cluster to provide and support these?
10:30  coffee (30')

Information & Monitoring (11:00 ->14:30 )  
 11:00
Information and Monitoring issues (1h15')   transparencies powerpoint filedown arrow pdf filedown arrow   Rob Byrom, Steve Hicks  
topics to be discussed include: 
- what do we publish and for whom; which information is used by what component (Rob)
- bootstrapping (Steve)
 12:15
Logging & Bookkeeping and RGMA (15')   transparencies pdf file   Ludek Matyska  
12:30  lunch (2h0')

Data mgmt & WMS (14:30 ->18:00 )  
 14:30
matchmaking & DM (1h30')   Francesco Prelz  
Topics to be discussed include: 
- how are filenames translated?
- which ones are used (lfn, guid, surl)
- do we have a global namespace
- how will WMS move data?
16:00  Coffee (30')
 16:30
data access from WN (45')   transparencies powerpoint file pdf file   Paolo Badino, Ricardo Rocha  
Topics to be discussed include:
- file I/O (Paolo)
- security (Ricardo)
 17:15
WMS / Data management service interactions (30')   more information pdf file   transparencies powerpoint filedown arrow pdf file   Gavin McCance, Krzysztof Nienartowicz  
play through example interaction chains
perform gap analysis

- jdl interactions with data services and catalogs (Gav & Kris)
 17:45
Proposal for Advanced Reservation (15')   Elisabetta Ronchieri  

Tuesday Dinner at the Crown and Thistle (19:00 ->23:30 )
This is 19:00 for 19:30. If the weather is good, an opening drink will be available in the courtyard. Please wear badge and check which item on the menu you will be offered.
Material: more information unknown type file
19:00  Dinner at the Crown and Thistle (4h30')


 
 Wednesday, 30 June 2004
Common components, frameworks (09:00 ->13:00 )
Material: transparencies powerpoint filedown arrow pdf file
 09:00
GAS (1h30')   Pablo Saiz, Predrag Buncic  
* Current GAS status (Pablo)
* Service Controller (Predrag)

Topics to be discussed include: 
- How does the GAS work in detail
- What is expected from other components to integrate with it
- play through use cases
10:30  coffee (30')
 11:00
Components shared between clusters (1h30')   more information powerpoint file pdf file   transparencies powerpoint filedown arrow pdf filedown arrow   Gavin McCance, Krzysztof Nienartowicz, Predrag Buncic, Francesco Prelz, Abdeslem Djaoui  
which common components could the clusters share? (e.g. logging, error reporting, configuration). Is this viable? How do we get organized to deliver these? 

There should be short (~10/15 minutes) presentations from people from each cluster on what is available and what would be desired and then we open the floor for discussion. 

- Messaging (Kris)
- Java Web Services and their testing (Gavin)
- logger, package mgr, job agent (Predrag)
- logging, messaging (Abdeslem)

Summary and closure (13:00 ->13:30 )
Summary of meeting achievements
Brief feedback discussion (was the meeting useful?)
Closure
Material: transparencies powerpoint file pdf file