1. Task Meetings
|Date (dd/mm/yyyy)||Url Indico Agenda||Title||Outcome|
|30/08/2012||https://indico.egi.eu/indico/conferenceDisplay.py?confId=1150||Meeting regarding monitoring of brokers||At the meeting it was defined which tests should be run against broker network.|
|17/10/2012||https://indico.egi.eu/indico/conferenceDisplay.py?confId=1245||Message brokers status update|
|24/10/2012||https://indico.egi.eu/indico/conferenceDisplay.py?confId=1245||Discussion on PROD Broker network|
2. Main Achievements
GOCDB version 4.4 was released on September 10th. Detailed list of new features can be found in JRA1 section. GOCDB failover instance was deployed at the Fraunhofer institute in Germany, however the failover instance is still running the old version of GOCDB.
GOCDB read-write portal at https://gocdb4.esc.rl.ac.uk/portal was decommissioned on July 31st and replaced by a single read-write version at https://goc.egi.eu/portal. This consolidated all GOCDB components (including the PI) under the same URL.
GOCDB failover instance is still in progress of upgrade to the latest version.
Two new versions of Operations portal were deployed in this quarter: 2.9.4 on June 12th and 2.9.5 on July 3rd. The major change in new versions is module for availability and reliability of core NGI services. Detailed list of new features can be found in JRA1 section. At the end of the quarter there were four NGI instances: NGI_BY, NGI_CZ, NGI_GRNET and NGI_IBERGRID.
Transition from topic to virtual destination in order to improve synchronization between SAM instances and Operations portal is in progress.
SAM Update-17 staged rollout successfully finished on August 27th. By the end of the quarter 30 instances were upgraded to SAM Update-17. At the end of the quarter following SAM/Nagios instances were in production:
- 28 NGI instances covering 39 EGI partners
- 3 ROC instances covering 3 EGI partners
- 3 external ROC instances covering the following regions: Canada, IGALC and LA.
Detailed list of SAM/Nagios instances can be found on the following page: SAM Instances.
The new SAM instance for monitoring operational tools was deployed in October: https://ops-monitor.cern.ch/nagios. Integration with the central ACE was still in the progress at the end of the quarter.
3. Issues and Mitigation
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