AstroGrid-D uses Globus as Grid middleware and offers this
especially to interested Scientists and Students in Astronomy and Astrophysics
to familiarize themselves with this interface to the World of Grids
28th November 2007, Göttingen
Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek
Grosser Seminarraum Neubau
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1
Material from the workshop:
AGENDA:Aside from a brief overview of important aspects of Grid technology and its application in Astronomy and Astrophysics around the world, expect nothing but using your keyboard and exploring the commandline facilities of Globus and, through this, the Grid World.
Wedesday 28th of November 2007
e-Science on AstroGrid-D and D-Grid - Promise and Perspectives
Getting logged to the Grid - Overview, Resources, Certificates and First Steps
||Coffee Break, talks|
||Command Line use of globus (gsissh, globusrun-ws)||Harry Enke|
|11:55-12:20||Hands-on: Using globusrun-ws (based on the use case "Dynamo")||Steve White|
||H ands-on: Using gsissh (based on an UseCase example)||
Hands-on: Using a scheduler (Gridway) for grid-jobs
Background: Configuration problems, Debugging commandline errors
Coffee break, talks
Hands-on: How to bring your own application into the Grid + Conclusion
The agenda is open to changes, if the participants on-site decide to change it according to their questions and problems etc.
Our plan is to get as much as possible just out of the one day.
Thursday 29th of November 2007
For everyone with in-depth questions or interested in outlining software for their specific use case there will be an extension session on Thursday, November 29 from 9:00h to 12:00h.
Hands-on: Bring your own UseCase to the Grid II
||Final summary, discussion, and outlook||Harry Enke
Preparation:Best to bring your laptop, preferrably with Linux.
If running Windows or MacOSX, please contact us beforehand.
We have to ensure minimal requirements (openssh, vnc) are met, and offer help for installing this.
If someone prefers to have a workstation at the workshop, please indicate this in your mail.
GWDG will provide some workstations but needs advance notice.
15 November 2007
Max. number of participants: 20
Workshop fees: none
phone: 0331 7499433