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  • 05/03 - SH: Ask MK or PS what VOMS server could be used to create a VO for each contract that is created within the pay-for-use context.
    • SH: Followed up with this. Potential to use Catch-All VOMS via GRNET, discussions ongoing with KoK.
  • 05/04 - SH: Refine business scenario based on discussions and allocate sections for feedback.
    • SH: This will be done as prep for next call
  • 05/05 - All: Provide feedback to allocate sections and contribute prior to next call.
    • SH: This is open as the refinement work needs to be done first. (ref. 05/04)
  • 05/06 - SH: Send EGI CF’14 pay-for-use session structure for comments/feedback
    • SH: This is done, everyone said it looks good. Will follow-up offline for the technical presentation that is missing a speaker. Ref. 06/01
  • 04/01 - JG: Circulate details on storage info to be provided (e.g. units).
    • SH: Followed-up offline
    • JG: Will circulate a proposal prior to next call.
    • SH: Suggest just to use GB/month as a baseline (Amazon; Google; others use it) – service packages can scale by TB
  • 03/03 - RCs: DPM or dCache sites to provide pricing info for storage as initial work.
    • RCs/JG: Ref. Action 04/01
  • 02/09 - ALL: Confirm topics of interest for participation by mail or directly on the wiki.
    • SH: Will leave open until each are assigned as topics are being revised.
  • 02/12 - SH: Prepare a message to NGIs for providing pricing (To be discussed during next call as this needs to be sent post-development).
    • SH: Getting closer, but will leave this open for now until main developments are done.


  • 05/01 - MS: Follow-up to see why PL-Grid site(s) not publishing pricing information.
  • 05/02 - MS/DS: Kick-start discussions around pay-for-use within eGRANT.
  • 05/07 - SH: Add PoC wikipage link to the main page.
  • 05/08 - SH: Circulate WebEx call-in details for 24 April @ 10:00.
  • 04/02 - SH: Finalize table prioritizing user stories for feedback offline.
  • 04/03 - SH: Create Google Doc for collating information around agreed topics for allocation.
  • 04/04 - SH: Circulate WebEx call-in details for 28 March @ 10:00.
  • 03/01 - JG: Circulate an updated list of remaining sites to provide info in GOCDB (ref. extensions).
  • 03/02 - RCs: Remaining sites to provide info in GOCDB (ref. extensions).
  • 03/04 - JG: Add separate VAT column in GOCDB.
  • 03/05 - SH: Add separate VAT column in wiki.
  • 03/06 - SH: Add service and supporting activity definitions in the SM page on the wiki.
  • 03/07 - SH: Circulate a WebEx call-in details for 14 March @ 10:00.
  • 02/01 - ALL: Review Open Data Pilot info and provide feedback both positive and negative.
  • 02/02 - JG/AS: Add storage pricing fields in GOCDB and AP.
  • 02/03 - JG: Look at the GOCDB extensions required and circulate details for comments.
  • 02/04 - SH: Add cloud pricing and storage columns to wikipage.
  • 02/05 - ALL: Each member of the PoC to provide 3-4 questions (either by mail or directly on the wiki) they would like to have answered to develop activities around.
  • 02/06 - SH: Get wikipage editing rights for group members.
  • 02/07 - DS: Confirm alternate contact for tool development.
  • 02/08 - ALL: Confirm alternate email addresses for Google docs.
  • 02/10 - SH: Send mail to collect institution contacts for EGI-InSPIRE PPT (TNA5.2).
  • 02/11 - ID: Check “custom” for by VO view.
  • 02/13 - SH: Circulate a Doodle poll for next call on Feb 26 or 28.
  • 01/01 - RCs: All Resource Centres to follow instructions for adding prices into accounting system.
  • 01/02 - RCs: Provide information for completing the Technical Details Table.
  • 01/03 - SH: Add HEPSPEC06 reference to price column in technical detail table.
  • 01/04 - AS: Investigate the option of adding price/cost per user.
  • 01/05 - SH: Revise objectives to expand references to the various tools that may be required.
  • 01/06 - SH: Add responsibility table to wiki.
  • 01/07 - SH: Revise output to clarify running proof of concept in pre-production.
  • 01/08 - ALL: Provide contact details of anyone to be added to mailing list.
  • 01/09 - SH/ALL: Confirm preference of 11:00 or 12:00 Thursdays and double check other meetings.