Worldwide LHC Computing Grid Tier-2 Workshop in Asia and EU-IndiaGrid Workshop on High Energy Physics Applications

Europe/Zurich
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
Description
This workshop will try to set up a good and effective communication between Tier 1 and Tier 2 centres for the LHC experiments. It will also provide experiment specific training sessions for Tier 2 centres. This workshop will start on December 1, 2006 and end on December 3, 2006.
Concurrently there will be the first workshop on EU-IndiaGrid project starting on December 1, 2006. This will go on till December 4, 2006.
(Common) Registration to the workshops is open. Please register before October 31, 2006.
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Participants
  • Ajit Kumar Mohanty
  • Alberto Masoni
  • Alexei Klimentov
  • Andreas Joachim Peters
  • Anik Gupta
  • Anirban Saha
  • Arun Nayak
  • Asvija B
  • Atul Gurtu
  • Bala Renu
  • Bansal Sunil
  • Basanta Kumar Nandi
  • Brajesh Choudhary
  • Chang Yeong Choi
  • Chun Lik Tan
  • chuncheng xu
  • D SARKAR
  • David Foster
  • Devdatta Majumder
  • Dipak Singh
  • Ehsanullah Malik
  • Eric YEN
  • Erming Pei
  • Federico Carminati
  • Garima Gokhroo
  • Gautam Sanjeev
  • Girish V
  • Glenn Moloney
  • Go Iwai
  • Henry Sukumar
  • Ian Fisk
  • Jae-Hyuck Kwak
  • Jamie Shiers
  • Jason Shih
  • Judit Novak
  • Kajari Mazumdar
  • Kors Bos
  • Kumar Vaibhav
  • Les Robertson
  • Lothar A.T. Bauerdick
  • Mangesh Patil
  • Marco La Rosa
  • Marco Verlato
  • Mark Bowden
  • Min Tsai
  • Mohit Dalvi
  • Monoranjan Guchait
  • Murthy Chandragiri
  • neeta kshemkalyani
  • Nikhil Jayant Joshi
  • Orlon Petterson
  • P. S. Dhekne
  • Pandurang Vishnu Deshpande
  • Paolo Badino
  • Peeyush Bishnoi
  • Peter Elmer
  • Ping Yeh
  • Pritee Sinha
  • raghava varma
  • Raghavan H
  • Rajendra Nath Bhunia
  • Rajesh Kalmady
  • Raniwala Sudhir
  • Roger JONES
  • Saugata Chatterjee
  • Sergio Fantinel
  • Sharma Seema
  • Simon Lin
  • Soonwook Hwang
  • Sophie Lemaitre
  • Sourendu Gupta
  • SREE RAMA PRABHU CHIVUKULA
  • Sridharan R
  • Stefano Belforte
  • Stefano Cozzini
  • Subrata Chattopadhyay
  • Sugata Sanyal
  • Sunanda Banerjee
  • Sunil Dogra
  • Sunil Mathur
  • Suraj Patnaik
  • Suvadeep Bose
  • Tapas Samanta
  • Toru Sugitate
  • vibhuti duggal
  • Vicky, Pei-Hua HUANG
  • Vikas Singhal
  • vinod boppanna
  • Vipin Bhatnagar
  • VIPIN GUPTA
  • Yaodong Cheng
    • 9:00 AM 10:30 AM
      Introduction Auditorium

      Auditorium

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Workshop goals and summary of experiment computing
      models

      Convener: Leslie Robertson (CERN)
      • 9:00 AM
        Welcome and workshop goals 15m
        Welcome by Dr S. Banerjee, Director of the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, followed by a brief introduction to the workshop by Sunanda Banerjee (TIFR) and Les Robertson (CERN - LCG Project Leader)
        Speakers: Les Robertson (CERN), Sunanda Banerjee (TIFR)
        Slides
      • 9:15 AM
        EU-India Grid Project 15m
        Summary of the goals and status of the EU-India Grid Project
        Speaker: Alberto Masoni (Univ. + INFN)
        Slides
      • 9:30 AM
        Summary of the Experiment Computing Models 1h
        Brief overview by each experiment of their computing model with an emphasis on how this maps on to their Asian sites
        Speakers: Dr Dario Barberis (CERN/Genoa), Mr Federico Carminati (CERN), Dr Lothar Bauerdick (FERMILAB)
        • ALICE 20m
        • ATLAS 20m
        • CMS 20m
    • 10:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Coffee/Tea 30m Behind Auditorium

      Behind Auditorium

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
      ASGC Regional Operations Centre Auditorium

      Auditorium

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Support model for the ASGC Regional Operations
      Centre - what are the support services provided by the
      ROC, operations monitoring, problem reporting, problem
      management, differentiate ROC and experiment
      support structures, educational role....

      • 11:00 AM
        Overview of the ASGC Tier-1 Centre and its Grid Services 1h
        Speaker: Min-Hong Tsai
        Slides
    • 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
      ALICE Computing Model and Operation Auditorium

      Auditorium

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Specific details of how a Tier-2 gets involved, how the
      experiments expect their Tier-2s to operate and
      interact with the Tier-1, MC data collection, access to
      ESD/AOD data, catalogs, need for VO boxes, schedule
      of the ramp-up of the different roles and functions, the
      experiment support model and communications
      channels, site requirements and recommendations
      (expected data rates, storage requirements, etc.).

      Convener: Dr Federico Carminati (CERN)
    • 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
      ATLAS Computing Model and Operation D406

      D406

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Specific details of how a Tier-2 gets involved, how the
      experiments expect their Tier-2s to operate and
      interact with the Tier-1, MC data collection, access to
      ESD/AOD data, catalogs, need for VO boxes, schedule
      of the ramp-up of the different roles and functions, the
      experiment support model and communications
      channels, site requirements and recommendations
      (expected data rates, storage requirements, etc.).

      • 12:00 PM
        ATLAS Computing Model and Worldwide Operations 30m
        Slides
      • 12:30 PM
        Discussion 30m
    • 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
      CMS Computing Model and Operation D405

      D405

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Specific details of how a Tier-2 gets involved, how the
      experiments expect their Tier-2s to operate and
      interact with the Tier-1, MC data collection, access to
      ESD/AOD data, catalogs, need for VO boxes, schedule
      of the ramp-up of the different roles and functions, the
      experiment support model and communications
      channels, site requirements and recommendations
      (expected data rates, storage requirements, etc.).

    • 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
      EU-IndiaGrid non HEP A414

      A414

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Short self-introduction by participants and a brief
      introduction to the Saturday tutorial: a gLite overview.

    • 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
      Lunch 1h Behind Auditorium

      Behind Auditorium

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 2:00 PM 6:05 PM
      Site Status Reports Auditorium

      Auditorium

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Short status report from each Asian Tier-2.

      • - Role forseen within the experiment
      • - Grid services offered by the site:
        • – BDII, CE, SRM-enabled SE, …
        • – LFC, VO-boxes (both local (e.g. ALICE) and remote (e.g. ATLAS)
        • – 3D services (SQUID, local MySQL or other DB services)
        • – O/S; middleware; hardware (CPU, disk, tape) status and outlook
        • – Support and operations staff + expertise and outlook
        • – Issues & Concerns
      • - Network situation
      • - Participation in SC4 - Activities; results; issues
      • - Planning for ramping up during 2007

      Site list --

      Australia - Melbourne (ATLAS)

      China - IHEP Beijing (ATLAS, CMS); Wuhan (ALICE)

      India - TIFR (CMS); VECC (ALICE)

      Japan - Univ.Tokyo (ATLAS) ; Univ. Hiroshima (ALICE)


      New Zealand (CMS group)

      Pakistan - CMS Federation

      Taiwan - ATLAS Federation; CMS Federation

      Korea - Sejong (ALICE) ; Kyungpook (CMS)

      slides
      • 2:00 PM
        IHEP Beijing, China (ATLAS, CMS) 15m
        Speaker: Yaodong CHENG (IHEP, Beijing)
      • 2:15 PM
        Wuhan, China (ALICE) 15m
        Speaker: Xu Chuncheng (Wuhan)
        Slides
      • 2:30 PM
        TIFR, Mumbai, India (CMS) 15m
        Speaker: P. V. Deshpande (TIFR)
        Slides
      • 2:45 PM
        VECC, Kolkata, India (ALICE) 15m
        Speaker: Tapas Samanta (VECC, Kolkata)
        Slides
      • 3:00 PM
        Pakistan - CMS Federation 15m
        Speaker: Adeel ur Rehman (NCP-LCG2)
      • 3:15 PM
        Taiwan - ATLAS & CMS Federations 20m
        Speakers: Eric YEN (ASGC), Ping YEH (ASGC)
      • 3:35 PM
        Coffee/Tea 30m
      • 4:05 PM
        ICEPP, the University of Tokyo, Japan (ATLAS) 15m
        Speaker: Hiroyuki Matsunaga (ICEPP)
        Slides
      • 4:20 PM
        Univ. Hiroshima, Japan (ALICE) 15m
        Speaker: Toru Sugitate (Hiroshima)
        Slides
      • 4:35 PM
        KEK, Japan 15m
        Speaker: Go Iwai (KEK)
        Slides
      • 4:50 PM
        New Zealand (CMS) 15m
        Speaker: David Krofcheck (University of Auckland)
        Slides
      • 5:05 PM
        KISTI, Korea (ALICE) 15m
        Speaker: Soonwook Hwang (KISTI)
        Slides
      • 5:20 PM
        Sejong, Korea (ALICE) 15m
        Speaker: Chang Yeong Choi (Sejong)
        Slides
      • 5:35 PM
        Melbourne, Australia (ATLAS) 15m
        Speaker: Marco La Rosa (University of Melbourne)
        Slides
      • 5:50 PM
        Status of the Indian Certificate Authority 15m
        Speaker: Murthy Chandragiri (BARC)
    • 7:30 PM 9:00 PM
      Dinner 1h 30m West Canteen

      West Canteen

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 9:00 AM 11:30 AM
      Networking Lecture Theatre

      Lecture Theatre

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 9:00 AM
        Overview of networking for LCG sites in Asia 1h Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Overview of the current and planned research networking infrastructure in Asia with reference to the LCG sites. Measurements of performance between Asian Tier-2 sites and ASGC
        Speaker: Min-Hong Tsai (Unknown)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Tunning Systems for TCP/IP Performance on High Latency Networks 1h Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Speaker: Mark Bowden (FNAL)
      • 11:00 AM
        EU - India Networking 15m Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Status and plans for EU - Inida networking
        Speaker: Prabhakar Dhekne (Unknown)
        Slides
      • 11:15 AM
        Coffee/Tea 15m Behind Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 11:30 AM 1:00 PM
      Tutorials on installing, configuring and tuning services - Part 1 Lecture Theatre

      Lecture Theatre

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      WLM and IS starting from the basics to troubleshooting and
      administration.

      • 11:30 AM
        Workload Management System (WMS) 1h
        Speaker: Mr Jason Shih (ASGC)
        Slides
      • 12:30 PM
        Information System (IS) 30m
        Speaker: Mr Jason Shih (ASGC)
        Slides
    • 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
      Lunch 1h
    • 2:00 PM 7:00 PM
      Tutorials on installing, configuring and tuning services - Part 2 Lecture Theatre

      Lecture Theatre

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 2:00 PM
        The WLCG Light-weight Disk Pool Manager (DPM) 45m Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        This tutorial will explain how to install, configure, tune and run an SRM-enabled storage element suitable for WLCG Tier2 sites.
        Speaker: Sophie Lemaitre (CERN)
        Slides
      • 2:45 PM
        The WLCG reliable File Transfer Service (FTS) 45m Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        This tutorial will present the File Transfer Service with an emphasis on the Tier2 point of view, e.g. information on how to define and control the various channels of interest to a given Tier2 site.

        It will present a summary of the FTS admin workshop (October 18 at SARA) in terms of best practices

        Speaker: Paolo Badino (CERN)
        Slides
      • 3:30 PM
        Coffee/Tea 15m Behind the auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 3:45 PM
        Site Level Monitoring 45m Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Tools and techniques for site-level monitoring of the core services
        Speaker: Min Tsai (ASGC)
        Slides
      • 4:30 PM
        Grid Level Monitoring 1h Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Grid Level Monitoring through the Site Availability Monitoring (SAM) framework
        Speaker: Judit Novak (CERN)
        Slides
      • 5:30 PM
        Debugging of FTS transfer problems 30m Lecture Theatre

        Lecture Theatre

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Tools, tips and techniques for debugging FTS transfer and configuration problems
        Speaker: Paolo Badino (CERN)
        Slides
    • 7:30 PM 9:00 PM
      Dinner 1h 30m West Canteen

      West Canteen

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Wrap-up Plenary Lecture Theatre

      Lecture Theatre

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Conclusions and follow-up

    • 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
      ALICE Tutorials AG77

      AG77

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 9:00 AM
        AliRoot tutorial 3h 30m
      • 2:00 PM
        ALICE Grid Tutorial 3h 30m
        document
        Slides
    • 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
      ATLAS Tutorials D406

      D406

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      The tutorials will cover:



      - ATLAS setup at Tier-2s

      - Distributed Data Management: principles, development status and
      operations

      - Distributed Production System: principles and operations

      - Distributed Analysis: principles and operations



      The actual contents of the tutorials will be tuned according to the needs of the
      attendees. The tutorials will be given by experts in the above topics.



      Please send particular requests for tutorial topics to Dario.Barberis@cern.ch by
      mid-October.


      • 9:00 AM
        ATLAS Operations at Tier-2s 1h 30m D406

        D406

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Discussion session on general operations issues.
        Slides
      • 10:30 AM
        Coffee/Tea 30m Behind the Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 11:00 AM
        Distributed Data Management Operations 2h D406

        D406

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Tutorial on the ATLAS DDM system and how to operate it. Current status and foreseen evolution.
        Slides
      • 1:00 PM
        Lunch 1h Behind the Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 2:00 PM
        Distributed Analysis Tutorial 3h D406

        D406

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Slides
    • 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
      CMS Tutorials D405

      D405

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      The tutorials will cover:


      -- CMS data management and MC production tools and services

      -- CMS analysis use cases: skimming and analyzing data

      -- site configuration and services for CMS: PhEDEx, CRAB,
      ProdAgent, Frontier, ...

      -- running CMS services

      -- some lessons-learned from the CMS Data Challenge CSA06

      See also
      June
      2006 tutorials

      • 9:00 AM
        Intro to CMS 30m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 9:30 AM
        Plans and Activities in the final year of preparation 1h D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Slides
      • 10:30 AM
        DBS/DLS 30m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Speaker: Dr Lee Lueking (FERMILAB)
        Slides
      • 11:00 AM
        Coffee/Tea 30m Behind the Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 11:30 AM
        Prod_Agent 30m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Slides
      • 12:00 PM
        CRAB 30m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 12:30 PM
        Lunch 1h 30m Behind the Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 2:00 PM
        PhEDEx 40m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Slides
      • 2:40 PM
        Trivial File Catalog 30m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Slides
      • 3:10 PM
        Coffee/Tea 30m Behind the Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 3:40 PM
        Frontier 30m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 4:10 PM
        Software Setup 30m D405

        D405

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Slides
    • 9:00 AM 2:30 PM
      EU-IndiaGrid non HEP Applications A414

      A414

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India

      Review of the Saturday tutorial and open discussion about
      EGEE/gLite services with respect to non HEP applications.

      • 9:00 AM
        Review part I 1h 30m A414

        A414

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Review of the gLite middleware; Review of the Workload management system ; Review of Basic Data Management Operations: Discussion
      • 10:30 AM
        Coffee / Tea 30m Behind the Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 11:00 AM
        Review part II 1h 30m A414

        A414

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
        Review of EGEE/gLite information services; Review of Monitoring services; Discussion.
      • 12:30 PM
        Lunch 1h Behind the Auditorium (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

        Behind the Auditorium

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
      • 1:30 PM
        Open discussion on application requirements and needs 1h A414

        A414

        Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

        Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 2:30 PM 3:30 PM
      EU-IndiaGrid Technical Board A414

      A414

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 3:30 PM 5:00 PM
      EU-IndiaGrid Project Management Board A414

      A414

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India
    • 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
      EU-IndiaGrid grid infrastructure D406

      D406

      Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

      Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India