Workshop on virtualization and multi-core technologies for LHC

from Monday, April 14, 2008 (8:00 AM) to Wednesday, April 16, 2008 (6:30 PM)
CERN (40-S2-D01)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Apr 14, 2008
Apr 15, 2008
Apr 16, 2008
AM
9:00 AM
Experience and plans on adapting software for multi-core (until 12:30 PM) (40-S2-D01)
9:00 AM Introduction to the R&D project - vincenzo innocente (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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9:30 AM ATLAS experiences running athena and TDAQ software - Werner Wiedenmann (High Energy Physics)   (40-S2-D01)
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10:00 AM Experience in parallel programming using Python in LHCb - Dr Pere Mato (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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10:30 AM --- coffe break ---
11:00 AM CMS experience and plans - Dr Peter Elmer (PRINCETON UNIVERSITY)   (40-S2-D01)
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11:30 AM First Results in a Thread-Parallel Geant4 - Xin Dong (Northeastern University, Boston, USA) Gene Cooperman   (40-S2-D01)
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12:00 PM Proof: experience and plan - Gerardo GANIS (CERN) Fons Rademakers (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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9:00 AM
Hands on and Demo session (until 1:00 PM) (40-S2-D01)
9:00 AM Performance measurements on multi-core - Mr Sverre Jarp (CERN) Katarzyna Maria Dziedziniewicz (Warsaw University of Technology)   (40-S2-D01)
perfmon2 documentation
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tutorial
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM rBuilder Demo - rPath   (40-S2-D01)
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PM
2:00 PM
Welcome and Technology session (until 6:00 PM) (40-S2-D01)
2:00 PM Welcome and Introduction - Dr Pere Mato (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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2:30 PM Moving from Single-Core to Multi/Many-Core Computing: Opportunities and Challenges - H Cornelius (Intel)   (40-S2-D01)
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3:00 PM The issues facing CERN and HEP in the many-core computing era - Mr Sverre Jarp (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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3:30 PM --- Coffee break ---
4:00 PM Virtualization using VMware technology - Richard Garsthagen (VMware)   (40-S2-D01)
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4:45 PM From Application to Appliance - Building Software Appliances with rPath's rBuilder - Tim Gerla (rPath)   (40-S2-D01)
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5:30 PM Peer-to-Peer Technology in Grid Computing - The Igor File System and Beyond - Prof. Thomas Fuhrmann (TU Munich)   (40-S2-D01)
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1:00 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Virtualization in Experiments (until 6:30 PM) (40-S2-D01)
2:00 PM Introduction to CernVM project - Predrag Buncic (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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3:00 PM ALICE experience and plans - Stefan Boettger (Kirchhoff-Institut fuer Physik (KIP)-Ruprecht-Karls-Universitaet)   (40-S2-D01)
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3:30 PM Comparison of Virtual Machine Performance running ATLAS software - Yushu Yao (LBL)   (40-S2-D01)
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4:00 PM --- Coffee break ---
4:30 PM ATLAS experience and plans - Amir Farbin (European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN))   (40-S2-D01)
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5:00 PM HEP Applications in Virtual Machines - Jakob Blomer   (40-S2-D01)
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5:30 PM Virtualisation in gLite certification - Andreas Unterkircher   (40-S2-D01)
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6:00 PM CernVM Support Infrastructure - Carlos Aguado Sanchez (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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1:00 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Discussion and Sum up session (until 6:00 PM) (40-S2-D01)
2:00 PM Multi-core: summary and discussion - vincenzo innocente (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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3:00 PM Virtualization: Summary and Discussion - Predrag Buncic (CERN)   (40-S2-D01)
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