EGI-InSPIRE:Sa1 2013-01-22

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Progress of SA1 issues

Albania still has no plans and timeline about integrated resources into EGI.

Milestones/Deliverables

  • D4.7 Operations Sustainability. All external reviews collected, the final version of the document is being prepared and will be ready today.

SA1.1 Activity Management

MEETINGS

  • WLCG Management Board
  • pre-GBD and GDB meetings, reporting on status of SHA-2 activities and progress of middleware upgrade campaign
  • preparation and chairing of OMB Jan meeting
  • resource allocation task force kickoff meeting
  • meeting on the DNS configuration of the egi.eu domain
  • internal EGI.eu meeting on GGUS authentication mechanisms, preparation of contribution to the 5 Feb meeting
  • MAPPER task force meeting

ACTIVITIES

  • Reviewed abstracts for CF2013
  • Discussion with GRNET, Ops.Portal team and JRA1 about the submission of a mini-project
  • Initial support of a resource centre (from AsiaPacific area) willing to join the infrastructure
  • Discussion with SA1.2 about activities related to central banning
  • Follow up with controversial ticket about unsupported middleware
  • collection and discussion of EGI-InSPIRE SA1 plans for 2013 for each task
  • preparation of Evolving EGI workshop: collection of input from all partners responsible of running operational global tasks about the foreseen/recommended evolution of the task (material is being collected at https://wiki.egi.eu/wiki/SA1_EGI_Global_tasks_evolution)
  • resource provider status: start of rollback of NGI_ZA integration steps. NGI_IE and NGI_IGALC now just include suspended sites that are waiting to be finally closed to complete the decommissioning procedure.
  • assessment of progress of gLite decommissioning and of preparation of EMI 1 probes to start the EMI 1 decommissioning campaign
  • discussion of mandate and plans for the working group on Nagios probe evaluation in preparation to SAM Update 22 which will include the new EMI 2 probes
  • preparation of survey on service configuration tools in preparation to the end of support of Yaim core
  • start of configuration campaign in GOCDB of NGI core services in preparation to the NGI availability/reliability monthly statistics
  • approval of the EGI.eu OLA

SA1.2 Security

  • Work on Security training poster for EGI CF
  • Prepare training for ISGC 2013
  • Preparing proposals for several mini-projects
  • Attend EUGridPMA and report on this to OMB monthly meeting

SA1.3 Staged rollout

  • Preparation of new release UMD 2.4.0 and UM 1.10.0 to be released in February.
  • Preparation of staged rollout plans for 2013 and assessment of progress in 2012


  • For UMD-1:
    • No news for this week. All previous week actions still continuing
  • For UMD-2:
    • components ready for production.
      • All ARC 2.0.1
      • WMS 3.4.0 (include Blah 1.18.2)
      • CREAM 1.14.2
      • Cream Torque 2.0.0-2
      • MPI 1.4.0
      • GLOBUS rls 5.2.2
      • GLOBUS myproxy 5.9.1
      • Gridway 5.12.0
    • SR announcement already made
      • IGE.globus-default-security 2.2.1
      • EMI.gridsite 1.7.25

SA1.3 Integration

SA1.4 Central tools

  • Implemented new EMI-1 monitoring tests:
    • eu.egi.sec.LB-EMI-1
    • eu.egi.sec.Site-BDII-EMI-1
    • eu.egi.sec.Top-BDII-EMI-1
  • Prepared and presented plan for 2013

SA1.5 Accounting

Repository

Portal

SA1.6 Helpdesk

  • Monitoring tickets.
  • Updating GGUS documentation.
  • Preparing next GGUS release.

SA1.7 Support

  • ticket and dashboard handling
  • wrote input for newsletter
  • unsupported middleware activity
  • wrote 2013 plans


Software Support

Network Support

SA1.8 Availability and core services

  • Core services
    • Follow-up with VOMS development team regarding notifications mechanism
      • Decision was made to wait until EMI3 version of VOMS since according to the current development roadmap a notifications mechanism similar to the one available on VOMRS will be implemented on VOMS
      • Identified additional bug on EMI2 VOMS related to VO groups
    • Upgraded site-certification service (due to vulnerability issue of Ruby on Rails)
  • A/R reporting
    • Final version of Dec 2012 A/R reports published (are re-computation requests included)
  • Other
    • Initial version of SA1.8 2013 roadmap and milestones published on EGI wiki

Documentation

  • nothing to report

Meetings