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The 6th International dCache workshop

Zeuthen - April 17-19, 2012

The 6th International dCache workshop is an event in a series of workshops, meant to build and maintain an active dCache community and to strengthen the relationship between dCache system administrators and dCache developers.

This years workshop is organized by the dCache German support group, and the DESY/Zeuthen storage management team, which kindly took over the local organization. This year, the German Support dCache workshop was hosted by DESY Zeuthen. The event was sponsored by the HGF "Physics at the Terascale" and the "European Middleware Initiative".

Workshop Program

Tuesday April 17 2012

dCache for beginners

Title Speaker Type
Welcome and Overview Xavier Presentation
Introduction to dCache Xavier Presentation
Installing dCache Xavier Presentation
Access Control Xavier Presentation
Access Control Xavier Hands-On
Pool Management and Pool Selection Xavier Presentation
Space Management, Space Reservation and SRM Xavier Presentation

Wednesday April 18 2012

Title Speaker Type
dCache Plans Patrick Presentation
dCache Master Class Gerd Presentation
gPlazma Theory Paul Presentation
gPlazma Configuration Paul Presentation
dCache Plugin System Gerd Presentation
WASS, the new dCache file distribution Gerd Presentation
The xRoot protocol in dCache Paul Presentation
The HTTP Federation ( and CERN DM) Daniel Presentation
gPlazma Hands-On I Oleg Hands-On
NFS 4.1 Theory Tigran Presentation
gPlazma Hands On II Oleg Hands-On

Thursday April 19 2012

Title Speaker Type
dCache deployment, release policies etc Christian Presentation
The Photon Science dCache at DESY Birgit Presentation
The FERMIlab Public dCache Dmitry Presentation
MetaQuant : a new platform dealing with DNA samples Nicolas Pons Presentation
Wuppertal: Visualization of the billing DB Sergey Presentation
Integration Billing Plots into dCache Al Presentation
High availability and analysis of PostgreSQL Sergey Presentation
Block Devices, File Systems and Block Layer Alignment Chris Presentation
PIC: Nagios probes Gerard Presentation


Speaker Organization
Gerd Behrmann
Daniel Becker HTW Berlin
Tigran Mkrtchan
Xavier Mol KIT
Gerard Bernabeu PIC : Port d'Informacio Cientifica
Oleg Tsigenov RWTH Aachen
Sergey Kalinin Uni Wuppertal
Christian Bernardt
Patrick Fuhrmann
Paul Millar
Birgit Lewendel DESY
Dmitry Litvintsev FERMILab
Albert Rossi FERMILab
Nicolas Pons INRA
Christoph Anton Mitterer LMU MÜnchen

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