2016-bidding/DIRAC4EGI

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Introduction

DIRAC service is provided to the EGI community as a workload management service used to distribute the users' computing tasks among the available resources both HTC and cloud. The service will support established Virtual Organization as well as the long tail of users.

Given the critical nature of the activity bid must contain an availability and continuity plan for the service.

Technical description

The DIRAC4EGI service is a cluster of instances to allow the users to submit computational tasks to the HTC and Cloud services, monitor the status and retrieve the results. Users interact with DIRAC both using GUI and API.

The component of the DIRAC service are:


Coordination

Operations


Maintenance

Support

Support is provided through the it-support mailing list and the dedicated ggus support unit.

Service level target

Services must have Availability of 99% on a monthly basis.

Effort

Bids planning a total effort of 10 Person Months/year would allow these services and activities to be addressed appropriately.

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