Alert.png The wiki is deprecated and due to be decommissioned by the end of September 2022.
The content is being migrated to other supports, new updates will be ignored and lost.
If needed you can get in touch with EGI SDIS team using operations @

Difference between revisions of "FedCloudDIRAC"

From EGIWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Line 1: Line 1:
[[Category: Technology ]]
[[Category: Fedcloud-tf]]
{{FedCloudUseCases |  
{{FedCloudUseCases |  

Revision as of 11:30, 20 December 2012

General Information

  • Status:
  • Start Date:
  • End Date:
  • contact: Gergely Sipos /
  • External contact:

Short Description

The DIRAC project provides a framework for building ready to use distributed computing systems. It has been proven to be a useful tool for large international scientific collaborations integrating in a single system, their computing activities and distributed computing resources: Grids, Clouds and HTC clusters. In the case of Cloud resources, DIRAC is currently integrated with Amazon EC2, OCCI/OpenNebula and CloudStack. Some Monte Carlo (MC)simulation campaign were realized at the large scale project Belle II, providing over 10.000 thousand CPU days from Amazon. Until now, all cases have made used of a single cloud at a time. The work aims to integrate the resources provided by the multiple private clouds of the EGI Federated Cloud and additional WLCG resources, providing high-level scientific services on top of them by using the DIRAC framework. New design and development are discussed. Initial integration and scaling tests are necessary to anticipate possible problems.

Use Case

Additional Files