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EGI Technical Forum 2013 in Madrid

Technical Forum 2013 in Madrid was a good idea to prolongate summer mood and join fruitful work with other participants. Event was held in Hotel Melia Castilla, Madrid, Spain. Main themes of TF2013  were tals about deployment Federated clouds, NGI operations, Security in NGI, IBERGRID successful story and etc. NGI_UA was represented by Sergiy Svistunov, Oksana Shadura and Volodymyr Pelykh.


Main events that had been participated by Ukrainians:

  • Presentations and talks about clouds: creation of federated and unificated cloud is necessary step, that could help to move information technologies ahead and be useful for other less developed countries to join scientific researches.


  • Oksana Shadura participated in Linux Forensics and Incident Handling training at EGI-TF 2013 Tutorial,  fantastic game with different levels of hardness, based on various types of security incidents.


  • During section "Science Gateway Frameworks", Sergiy Svistunov had been  presented first Ukrainian product - SCMS system, user friendly web-based interface for grid and local computations. This system was designed by colleagues from Institute of Cybernetics, NAS of Ukraine


  • While participating in Cloud Interoperability Week, section  "Security in EGI"  with David Kelsey, Accounting Training, Workshop on Certification & Testing of Clouds, Ukrainian participants were able to answer on such questions:  what is a cloud, how to build it, where you can use, why you need to use it, how to test it, how to provide security in your system, how to organise threat and  vulnerability assessment for existing grid middleware using FPVA method,  how to organise  accounting of resource usage for EGI needs,  what are main Operation Tools and how use them for more effective work.


  • On Posters & Demos session Ukraine was presented by Demo session : SCMS-EMI: universal web-based user interface to work in the Grid environment (ARC / gLite / UNICORE) (S.Svistunov, V.Pelykh).  Team had been participated in  Cloud PlugFest event  (Hands-On Tutorials Sessions) and Testing Session of OCCI/CDMI products.




The use of the SCMS-EMI as scientific gateway in BCC of NGI_UA


16-20 September 2013  Meliá Castilla Convention Centre, Madrid .Timetable

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