Past Events – 2011

GlobusWorld 2011 was held April 11-13 at Argonne (near Chicago Illinois, USA).  The agenda with links to presentations can be found below.

Monday, April 11, 2011
11:00a – 1:00p Lunch & Registration
1:00p – 2:30p Welcome and State of the Union
Ian Foster, Argonne and UChicago

Abstract: In this session, Ian Foster will provide participants with a review of accomplishments since the last GlobusWORLD 2010 as well as an overview of the Globus vision and a preview of coming attractions.

2:30p – 3:00p Coffee Break
3:00p – 4:00p Globus Toolkit Updates
Led by: Stuart Martin, UChicago
  • CILogon, GridShib, MyProxy – Jim Basney, NCSA
  • jGlobus – Mike Russell, UChicago
  • Native packaging – Stuart Martin, UChicago
  • GRAM – Stuart Martin, UChicago
  • IIS – JP Navarro, Argonne

Abstract: This session will update participants on recent developments and current status of core Globus Toolkit components and GT 5.2 native packaging.

4:00p – 5:00p Globus Community Updates & User Experiences
Led by: Stuart Martin, UChicago
  • VDT – Alain Roy, University of Wisconsin–Madison
  • OGSA–DAI – Charaka Palansuriya, EPCC
  • IGE – Alexander Papaspyrou, TU Dortmund
  • caBIG – Ravi Madduri, Argonne

Abstract: This session will update participants on the experiences of select Globus communities and users.

5:00p Adjourn
6:30p – 9:30p (est.) GlobusWORLD hosted party
 
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
7:30a – 8:30a Registration & Continental breakfast
8:30a – 10:00a Globus File Transfer Updates & User Experiences
Led by: Steve Tuecke, UChicago
  • Globus Online file transfer – Steve Tuecke, UChicago
  • ESG – Rachana Ananthakrishnan & Neill Miller, Argonne
  • GridFTP – Raj Kettimuthu, Argonne

Abstract: This session will provide attendees with a better understanding of new and soon–to–be–released features, functionality and use of Globus Online file transfer service.

10:00a – 10:30a Coffee Break
10:30a – 12:00p Globus Community Updates & User Experiences
Led by: Paul Davé, UChicago
  • ARCS – Graham Jenkins, VPAC
  • NERSC – Shreyas Cholia, LBL
  • iBi – Brigitte Raumann, UChicago
  • GARUDA – Prahlada Rao, C-DAC Bangalore

Abstact: This session will update participants on the experiences of select Globus communities and users.

12:00p – 1:30p Lunch
1:30p – 3:00p Globus Online – New Features and Future Enhancements
Led by: Steve Tuecke, UChicago
  • Globus Online roadmap – Steve Tuecke, UChicago
  • BIRN – Carl Kesselman, USC ISI
  • Virtual Endpoints – Gopi Kandaswamy, USC/ISI
  • Grisu – Markus Binsteiner, Centre for eResearch, University of Auckland

Abstract: This session will introduce and demonstrate new Globus Online features.

3:00p – 3:30p Coffee Break
3:30p – 4:15p Community Technology Updates
Led by: Vas Vasiliadis, UChicago
  • Condor – Zachary Miller, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Glidein WMS – Parag Mhashilkar, Fermi
  • Data-flow Parallelism – Esma Yildirim, SUNY – Buffalo

Abstract: This session will update participants on Globus technology extensions, enhancements, and integration.

4:15p – 5:00p Session: Recap and Q&A
Led by: Ian Foster, Argonne and UChicago

Abstract: This session will briefly recap the conference and provide time for general questions and answers.

5:00p – 7:00p Poster Session and Reception (jointly hosted with CCA-11)
 
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 – Tutorials
7:30a – 8:30a Registration & Continental breakfast
8:30a – 10:00a Globus Online Introduction
Led by: Lisa Childers, Argonne

Abstract: This tutorial will provide an introduction to Globus Online (globusonline.org), the latest addition to the Globus software suite. The session will begin with context-setting material, including an overview of the motivation for Globus Online and key design concepts.

10:00a – 10:30a Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:00p Enabling Your HPC Cluster with Globus
Led by: Borja Sotomayor, UChicago

Abstract: This tutorial will demonstrate how to install and administer Globus Toolkit on a cluster, and how to configure GridFTP (and related security components) so that an HPC resource can be used with Globus Online.

12:00p – 1:30p Lunch

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