GridPP32 - 'Mini Review: A look at where we are and where we're heading'

Europe/London
Atholl Suite (Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry)

Atholl Suite

Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry

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    • 09:00 10:30
      Session 1 - Project Status and Future directions

      Chaired by Pete Gronbech

      • 09:00
        Welcome 5m
      • 09:05
        GridPP Status 25m
        Speaker: Prof. David Britton (University of Glasgow (GB))
      • 09:30
        Computing Challenges from Run 2 to HL-LHC 35m
        Speaker: Graeme Andrew Stewart (University of Glasgow (GB))
        Slides
      • 10:05
        Atlas Computing model Review and Plans 25m
        Speaker: Roger Jones (Lancaster University (GB))
        Slides
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee 30m
    • 11:00 12:30
      Session 2 - Experiments

      Chaired by Claire Devereux

      • 11:00
        CMS Computing Review and Plans 20m
        Speaker: Dr David Colling (Imperial College Sci., Tech. & Med. (GB))
        Slides
      • 11:20
        LHCb Computing Review and Plans 15m
        Speaker: Peter Clarke (University of Edinburgh (GB))
        Slides
      • 11:35
        t2k Computing Review and Plans 20m
        Speaker: Jonathan Perkin (University of Sheffield)
        Slides
      • 11:55
        NA62 10m
        Speaker: Dan Protopopescu (University of Glasgow (GB))
        Slides
      • 12:05
        Other VOs Review and Plans 20m
        Speaker: Tom Whyntie (University of London (GB))
        Slides
    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch 1h
    • 13:30 15:10
      Session 3 - Jobs, Disk and Batch Systems

      Chaired by Roger Jones

      • 13:30
        The Trend Towards Multi Core Jobs 20m
        Speaker: Alessandra Forti (University of Manchester (GB))
        Slides
      • 13:50
        Strategies To Handle Multi Core Jobs - Discussion 20m
      • 14:10
        Tier-1 disk system developments - Ceph 20m
        Speaker: Brian Davies (Lancaster University (GB))
        Slides
      • 14:30
        Batch Systems - Future Choices 40m
        Moving from torque / maui to ... slurm/Condor/ ?? Talk and discussion?
        Speaker: Andrew David Lahiff (STFC - Rutherford Appleton Lab. (GB))
        Slides
    • 15:10 15:40
      Coffee 30m
    • 15:40 22:30
      Session 4 - Clouds, VM's and Storage

      Chaired by Tony Cass

      • 15:40
        A Review of the Cloud / Openstack Testing in GridPP and Discussion 35m Atholl Suite

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        Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry

        Speaker: Michael Adam James Huffman (Imperial College Sci., Tech. & Med. (GB))
        Slides
      • 16:15
        Virtual Machines 25m Atholl Suite

        Atholl Suite

        Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry

        Speaker: Andrew McNab (University of Manchester (GB))
        Slides
      • 16:45
        Containerisation 20m Atholl Suite

        Atholl Suite

        Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry

        Speaker: Gareth Roy (University of Glasgow)
        Slides
      • 17:05
        Storage Topics 30m Atholl Suite

        Atholl Suite

        Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry

        Speaker: Wahid Bhimji (University of Edinburgh (GB))
        Slides
      • 17:35
        DDN - 20m Atholl Suite

        Atholl Suite

        Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry

      • 17:55
        Logistics 5m Atholl Suite

        Atholl Suite

        Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry

      • 19:30
        Collaboration Dinner 3h The Salon

        The Salon

  • Wednesday, 26 March
    • 09:00 10:45
      Session 5 - Networking

      Chaired by Andrew Sansum

      • 09:00
        Current IPv6 Testing and Directions 20m
        Speaker: Duncan Rand (Imperial College Sci., Tech. & Med. (GB))
        Slides
      • 09:20
        Current Perfsonar Status and Directions 20m
        Speaker: Duncan Rand (Imperial College Sci., Tech. & Med. (GB))
        Slides
      • 09:40
        Flash Talks 20m
        Any very quick talks??? Recent Network Traffic at Oxford - Pete Gronbech Recent Benchmarking results - Pete Gronbech More network bandwidth plots - Duncan Rand
        Speakers: Duncan Rand (Imperial College Sci., Tech. & Med. (GB)) , Peter Gronbech (University of Oxford (GB))
      • 10:00
        Network Forward Look 20m
        Speaker: Peter Clarke (University of Edinburgh (GB))
        Slides
      • 10:20
        Network Discussion 10m
    • 10:30 10:55
      Coffee 25m
    • 10:55 12:30
      Session 6 - New Customers, configuration and monitoring

      Chaired by Steve Lloyd

      • 10:55
        Engaging with smaller VOs and SMEs 30m
        Talk and discussion
        Speaker: Tom Whyntie (University of London (GB))
        Slides
      • 11:25
        Instant UI 20m
        Making life easier for smaller VOs
        Speaker: Stephen Jones (Liverpool University)
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Configuration Management with Cobbler and Puppet 20m
        Speaker: Kashif Mohammad (University of Oxford)
        Slides
      • 12:05
        Graphite Monitoring 20m
        Speaker: David Crooks (University of Glasgow (GB))
        Slides
      • 12:25
        Closing remarks 5m
    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch 1h