Update on the Solid PoC implementation for Indico - CERN-Solid project

Maria Dimou (CERN)

The aim of this  meeting is to discuss:

  1. technicalities of the client-side implementation of Jan's project.

  2. the future of CERN users' pods' hosting.

Participants:  Maria Dimou (notes),  Michiel de Jong (diagramme), Jan Schill (developer).

    • 3:30 PM 3:45 PM
      Jan's questions in detail and dev. status/issues 15m
      • Evaluation of the module
      • convince CERN that it works
      • convince censor that it works
      • non-functional
        • performance, reliability, availability
        • Pod unavailable
        • Security (quantitive): attack surface, defense (qualitative)
      Speaker: Jan Schill

      For testing with a local NSS set NODE_TLS_REJECT_UNAUTHORIZED=0

      Integrate with Indico a.s.a.p.

      Use the comment filename for recording the comment's timestamp.

      Do security checks with Adrian.

    • 3:45 PM 4:00 PM
      Outcome of the Policy Document for a CERN Solid server 15m

      Let's list all the alternatives for a realistic pod hosting for CERN's potentially 40K users.

      Speaker: Maria Dimou (CERN)

      wait for solidcommunity.net to migrate to CSS. Then give requirements based on User eXperience.

      Issues of ID provider and storage remain open. If CSS comes with NO ID provider and NO storage, the overhead for CERN to develop the interface is too much!

    • 4:00 PM 4:05 PM
      A.O.B. 5m