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CeSC Computer Officer's Forum




Cambridge Computer Officer's Grid Forum

2pm, Monday January 12th, 2004
Meeting Room 4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road.

The first Cambridge eScience Centre Computer Officer's forum introduced Grid concepts to a technical audience. There were talks summarizing the Grid research being carried out around the University, the software on which this is based and an open discussion on issues such as authentication, authorization and security.

Agenda and slides

2pm

Introduction - Mark Hayes (CeSC) [ PPT | PDF ]

2:15pm

The Globus Toolkit: a System Manager's perspective - Bruce Beckles (CeSC) [ PPT | PDF ]

2:45pm

Open discussion

3pm

Coffee

3:30pm

Condor - Paul Wilson (UCL) [ PPT ]

4pm

Grid software: a user's perspective - Mark Calleja (Earth Sciences) [ PPT | PDF ]

4:30-5pm

Open discussion



References from the talks:

Introduction


The Globus Toolkit: a System Manager's perspective


Condor


Grid software: a user's perspective

  • Contact details for Mark Calleja

  • Details of non-standard modifications made to the Globus Toolkit jobmanager's default condor.pm file to make the jobmanager fork a separate process

  



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