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5th Black Forest Grid Workshop - Schedule

April 23-24 2009
Computing Center
University of Freiburg


Thursday 23.04.2009

8:45 - 9:00   Opening
Volker-H. Winterer, Computing Center, University of Freiburg
9:00 - 10:00   Scientific Data Management in Grid Environments using DataFinder
Anastasia Eifer, Simulation and Software Technology, German Aerospace Center
10:15 - 10:45   High-Performance Computing on NVIDIA Tesla GPUs
Timothy Lanfear, NVIDIA GmbH
10:45 - 11:15   Grid Computing beim ATLAS Experiment am LHC
Johannes Elmsheuser, Ludwig Maximilians Universität München
11:15 - 12:15   Grid Computing update from Sun
Constantin Gonzalez, Sun Microsystem GmbH
13:30 - 14:30   Semtracks: Finding Patterns in Discourse
Klaus Rothenhäusler, Heidelberg Center for American Studies
14:30 - 15:00   MHD-simulation of plasma heating mechanisms in the solar corona / GRID-enhanced simulation of a human skin model for inversion of livor mortis reflectance spectra
Philippe Bourdin, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik / Freiburger Materialforschungszentrum, University of Freiburg
15:00 - 15:30   Properties and possibilities of stabilized noble metal clusters
Michael Walter, Freiburger Materialforschungszentrum, University of Freiburg
15:45 - 16:25   Extending the Play-ground
Deploying Virtualization techniques to collect idle CPU cycles from normal PCs to be used for Cluster computing
Michael Janczyk, Institute of Computer Science, University of Freiburg
16:25 - 16:45   Stateless Computer Cluster
Fast Deployment and Switching of Cluster Computing Nodes for easier Administration and better Fulfilment of Different Demands
Dirk von Suchodoletz, Institute of Computer Science, University of Freiburg
16:45 - 17:30   Status report of the BFG Community
Raphaël Pesché, Computing Center, University of Freiburg



Friday 24.04.2009

Tutorial: Anton Gamel / Kai Kaminski, University of Freiburg.
Location: Room -100 (basement), Computing Center, Hermann-Herder-Strasse 10.

Please note: only attendees with a certificate to use the ressources of the Black Forest Grid may actively participate. Others can anyway passively participate (that is without using a computer terminal).


9:30 - 10:30   Basic concepts
Logon to the server, run some simple jobs, avoid common mistakes
10:45 - 11:45   Advanced concept
Handling long running jobs working with large datasets
12:00 - 13:00   BOF session
Supervised training, questions and answers


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Available user interfaces
Host   OS   BeeGFS
ui1   SL6 64 ok   yes
ui2   CentOS7 ok   yes
ui3   CentOS7 ok   yes
ui4   CentOS7 ok   yes
ui6   none n.a.   X
ui9   none n.a.   X
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Grid status
CPU usage
CPU usage
Running jobs
running jobs
Storage usage
used storage


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