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This Confluence space is used to track the PPA Scientific Computing Applications division meetings.

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Meetings

Are generally every 2nd Wednesday at 10:00 Pacific Time.

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April 30, 2014 - 11:00-12:00 Cypress Room, BLD 40

  • current events- Amber
    • Vacation usage FY14
    • desktop support
    • HEP Software collaboration/CERN
    • HEP Forum on Computational Excellence
  • Any status/news from around the room

 

Oct 16, 2013 - 10:00-11:00 Mad River, RSB

  • current events - Amber
  • Any status/news from around the room
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June 26, 2013 - 10:00-11:00 Ballam

May 22, 2013 - 10:00-12:00 Kavli 3rd floor

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Apr 23, 2013 - 10:30 am Madrone

  • Pause for Excellence (slides)
  • Commonalities:
    • Group 2
    • Born in mid-to-late '60s
    • Like hiking and camping
    • Lived in multiple countries
    • Speak at least one other language and like languages
    • Take photographs
    • Have less than 5 lifetime traffic tickets

Apr 17, 2013 - 10:00 am Kavli 3rd floor

  • PPA News - Amber
    • PPA Department Heads meeting
  • The Snowmass Process for Computing (pdf) - Lothar Bauerdick
  • HPC/Theory for Snowmass (pdf) - Stefan

Mar 20, 2013 - 10:00 am Kavli 3rd floor

  • PPA News - Amber
  • LTDA status (pdf) - Marcus
  • Recap of ROOT Users meeting (pdf) - Heather

Feb 20, 2013 - 10:00 am Panofsky

Feb 6, 2013 - 10:30 am Madrone/ROB

  • PPA News - Amber
    • CD/SCS announcement- Shirley Gruber is SCS Manager
    • Hardware update
    • PPA advisory committee charter
  • Update on SCA manpower planning - Amber
  • Intro to NERSC (at 11am) - NERSC

Jan 23, 2013 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B

  • PPA News - Amber
  • News updates from Experiments and Projects (5 mins each)
    • Anders (SuperCDMS)
    • Tina (BABAR)
    • Stuart (KIPAC, PPA Cluster)
    • Richard (Fermi, LSST camera test data, DESC)
    • Tony (LSST CCS, EXO)
    • Norman (SiD)
    • Stefan (Theory)
    • Makoto (G4)
    • AndyH (xrootd)
    • Igor/Andrei (LCLS)
    • anyone I missed

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Nov 7, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & evo

  • Vagrant Demonstration - Booker Bense
  • News:
    • TBD

Oct 24, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & evo

  • WNoDeS demo - CNAF/INFN - (Slides)
  • News:
    • PPA Dept Heads meeting - Anders
    • PPA hardware purchase update - Yemi
    • Bonus points: why does the campus proxy server for journals not work on the visitor net??
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Sept 26, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

  • News:
    • Org changes - Richard
    • PPA hardware purchase update - Yemi
  • XLDB 2012 recap - Collective oral summary
  • SUNCAT Computing (pdf, ppt)- Jens Hummelshøj

Aug 29, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

Aug 15, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

Aug 1, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

July 18, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

(Note meeting will finish by 10:55 to allow people to get to the 11:00am IT all hands meeting in Kavli)
 

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June 20, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

May 30, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

  • News
  • Meet and Greet New CD Director/CIO - James Williams
    • Quick recap of PPA Science - Richard
  • Impressions from CHEP - CHEP attendees (RichardsD & M, Anders, TonyJ, Heather, Douglas, AndyH, Jacek, Makoto, Homer, Tina, Wei)
  • AOB
  • Meeting Minutes

May 18, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

May 4, 2012 - 10:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk (866-740-1260)

  • News
  • Status of PPA Hardware Proposal Survey - Stuart, Steffen
  • Age Profile of Batch machines - Richard
  • Recap of Stanford Algorithms Class (pdf) - Tracy
  • AOB
  • [Meeting minutes|]
     

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Apr 20, 2012 - 11:00 am Bldg 50 A/B & ReadyTalk

Apr 6, 2012 - 10:00 am ROB A/B & EVO

Feb 10, 2012 - 09:30 am Ballam & EVO

  • News
  • Announcement - David MacFarlane
  • Discussion of Black Box End of Life options - Amber - Amber
  • PPA computing hardware proposal - Steffen PPA-Cluster-SCA-020912.pdf
  • AOB

Jan 27, 2012 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

  • News
    • PPA Dept Heads meeting
    • CIO search update
    • reclass/salary adjustment deadline in mid Feb
  • Informal updates from everyone

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Nov 18, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

Oct 28, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

Oct 14, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

  • News
    • PPA Retreat Part Deux recap - Richard
    • offsite SCA emergency info and mailing list - Charlotte
  • All about fisheye- Brian

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Sept 30, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

  • News
    • PPA Retreat recap

Sept 16, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

  • News
    • PPA Dept Heads meeting recap
  • round robin of project stati:
    • KIPAC - Stuart
    • BABAR - Homer/Tina
    • EXO - Tony
    • Fermi - Richard
    • GEANT4 - Makoto
    • xrootd - Andy
    • ATLAS - Richard Mount in absentia?
    • CDMS - Anders
    • LSST - Max/Tony
    • HPS - Homer

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Aug 5, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

July 22, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

  • News
    • prep for Aug 2 DoE reverse site visit
    • report from Feb OHEP Scientific Computing review
    • News from the July 21 PPA Department Heads meeting
    • purchasing deadlines before FY12 (laptops before 8/18)
    • update from Tony on EXO MC run
  • SciDAC meeting recap - Amber

June 24, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

June 10, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

May 27, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

April 29, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

  • News
    • introduce Amber Boehnlein
    • SLAC Scientific Computing Jamboree - June 20-21
    • promotions
    • performance review news
  • WIRED - Dima

April 1, 2011 - 10:00 am Ballam & EVO

  • News:
    • Mandatory vacation FAQ
    • SLAC Scientific Computing Workshop: June 20-21, 2011
    • PPA Advisory Committee meeting with emphasis on Non-Accelerator Physics: June 1-2. 2011
  • Nagios - Charlotte and Yemi
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March 18, 2011 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

February 18, 2011 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

February 4, 2011 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

January 21, 2011 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

  • News:
    • OHEP Sci Comp review planning
    • feedback needed on IT SubCouncil issues - Stuart
    • SCSC meeting next Friday - Richard
    • SuperB update - Steffen
  • Advanced Web tools (ppt, pdf) - Tony

January 7, 2011 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

  • News:
    • position description deadline Jan 15
    • OHEP Sci Comp review planning
  • Advanced Web Tools (pdf) - Igor
  • GWT (if time available) - Tony
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December 3, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO & phone

November 19, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

November 5, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

October 22, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

October 8, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

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September 10, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

Aug 9, 2010 - 10:00 am - ISOC Control Room & EVO

July 23, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

July 1, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

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June 3, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

May 21, 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

6 May 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

22 April 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

8 April 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

  • news
  • What's New in xroot (pdf, pptx) - Andy
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25 March 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

  • news
    • LDRD proposals
    • from Dept Heads meeting
    • status of prep for dept launch
  • PPA:Intro to LCLS - Igor/Andrei

11 March 2010 - 10:00 am - Ballam & EVO

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