EGI-InSPIRE:Sa1 2013-06-11

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Progress of SA1 issues

Nothing new to report.


MS431 Deployed Middleware Support Unit Operations procedures: still in internal review

SA1.1 Activity Management


  • preparation of GGUS AB agenda and minutes taking, action review
  • security team meeting on PY2 review comments
  • meeting on cloud monitoring
  • federated cloud meeting with contribution on resource centre certification


  • 'Updating VO ID cards' campaign and decommission of obsoleted VOs
  • handling of GGUS tickets (updating of GOCDB information and various operational issues)
  • PY3 review preparation: slide preparation, rehearsal, preparation of complementary information for reviewers
  • status assessment of EMI 1 decommissioning: (progressing very well)
  • MPI service types deployment campaign
  • preparation of OMB agenda
  • start of decommissioning of Ireland, start of integration of South Africa
  • revision of availability/reliability figures during the last 12 months for planning of an update of unperformance suspension policies and RC OLA minimum thresholds
  • finalization of EGI CSIRT Operational Procedure for Compromised Certificates and Central Security Emergency suspension
  • preparation of document to reply to PY2 reviewers' comments
  • input to EGI EB document on re-bidding of global tasks

SA1.2 Security

  • still lots of ongoing work monitoring and handling vulnerability CVE-2013-2094
  • Preparations for PY3 EU review
    • Answers to security points from PY2 review
    • Final EGI Security Threat Risk Assessment document
    • new document including updates on mitigations to the main risks
  • Addressed additional comments on the Compromised cert/central security emergency suspension procedure, document now ready to go to the OMB
  • Security forensics training in GridPP at RAL (UK)
  • Work on Emergency Suspension framework including discussions with other infrastructures

SA1.3 Staged rollout

  • Release for UMD-2 ready containing the following products:
    • UNICORE/X6 5.1.0
    • UNICORE TSI6 5.1.0
    • EMI-WN 2.0.1 (SL6 only)
    • GFAL/lcg_util 1.15.0
    • gLExec-WN 1.1.2
  • Regular SR activities for UMD-3:
    • SR for Argus 1.6.1 and BDII core 1.5.1

SA1.3 Integration

  • EGI cloud monitoring meeting - investigation of potential issues related to alarm raising
  • attending Cloud task force meeting - presenting monitoring status and requirements which needs to be met to make cloud tests operations

SA1.4 Central tools

  • Dedicated FedCloud meeting on integration of FedCloud resources into Operational Tools
  • Implementation of MPI endpoints in GOCDB monitoring on the midmon instance
  • Participation at the JRA1 Monthly meeting
    • Analysis of user DN publishing probe issues
    • Analysis of metric name changes impact on the Operations tests
  • Help with SAM transition to Update-22
  • FedCloud weekly meeting
    • Analysis of cloud tests integration into Operations tests
    • Analysis of accounting monitoring status

SA1.5 Accounting

no report

SA1.6 Helpdesk

  • Ticket monitoring
  • new GGUS release rolled to production
  • Regular alarm tests after GGUS release

SA1.7 Support

  • followup of new sites with new EMI-1 alarms for software retirement
  • follow up of RPI, sites to be suspended, top BDII A/R, Unknowns
  • handling topics of the SAM nagios WG.
  • scripts to fill in extract data en insert date into the CODdb
  • Certfication of SAGrid
  • Decommissioning of NGI_IE

Software Support

DMSU tickets flow Jun 2 -- 8
assigned 16
back to tpm 0
reassigned to 3rd level 15
solved 1
open DMSU tickets status
assigned 0
in progress 2
waiting for reply 0
on hold 2

Network Support

on hold

SA1.8 Availability and core services

  • Collection of 12 month site performance statistics for planning of changes in policies and RC OLA (Assessment of impact induced by possible changes in policies)
  • Dteam VO support operations


Update of several wiki pages Revision of EGI web pages


  • PY3 review, June 2013
  • XEDE conference (tentative), July 2013