wiki:dCacheGermanyWorkshop
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German dCache supporters' workshop (a.k.a. family workshop), November 6th and 7th, 2008, in Karlsruhe

  • Topics:
    • Chimera
      • Technical design.
      • Management improvements (Improved queries, tools ?)
      • Performance improvements
        • Requirements capture from Tier II
        • Performance comparison of pnfs and chimera based on this.
      • Migration procedure.
        • Preparation and planing (how long does it take)
          • different scenarios.
        • Expected problems.
        • Verification procedure.
    • gPlazma.
      • What's new and why is this useful ?
      • What's missing ?
      • When will it be available ?
      • What would be a a typical setup for a Tier II ?
    • ACLs
      • File system ACLs.
        • How are they implemented ?
        • From which dCache version on will they be available ?
        • How can/will they be managed. Tools ?
        • How would a typical Tier II setup look like ?
      • Space Token ACLs
        • Don't exist.
        • How to simulate by FS ACLs.
    • Monitoring and information system.
      • Introduction of the new information service.
      • How does this relate to the information provider.
      • How can the information service be integrated with monitoring systems. (Examples)
      • Script for automatic setup of Nagios surveillance for dCache system. (NDGF)
    • Planning of the academic programe for the dCache workshop in Aachen.
      • What is the audience ?
      • Customer inquiry ?
      • Proposing Topics.
  • Agenda:
    • Afternoon session, November 6th, 14:00 to 18:30
      • Chimera
      • gPlazma
      • ACLs
      • social event, November 6th, 20:00
    • Morning session, November 7th, 9:00 to 12:30
      • Monitoring ...
      • Planing for the Aachen Workshop
      • Joint lunch, November 7th, 12:30 to 14:00
  • Location: FZK's Ostendorf-Haus in Karlsruhe
  • Recommended hotel: Hotel Berliner Hof
    • is in walking proximity of the workshop location
    • address: Douglasstr. 7, 76133 Karlsruhe
    • webpage: http://www.hotel-berliner-hof.de/deutsch/index.html
    • price:
      • this hotel is a partner hotel ('Vertragshotel') of FZK; therefore a special rate for a single room (incl. breakfeast) of 68 Euros is offered; a higher category single room is offered for 75 Euro; please use booking code CPH-Bund
      • this hotel is on the federal hotel list for the public service ('Hotelliste des Bunds'); this might be of help to some of you
  • contact data of local organizers:
    • Xavier Mol, Xavier.Mol@…, 07247/82-3041
    • Christopher Jung, Christopher.Jung@…, 07247/82-8606