Archive for July, 2008

Grid Systems Administrator / Programmer

July 28, 2008

Chris Samuel posted this job opportunity for a job with VPAC in Australia. If you know anyone that may be interested in the job, please pass this announcement along. It seems like people reading here would have a good probability of knowing someone that may be interested and...

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statistically indistinguishable from perfect

July 25, 2008

I like the end of the recent S3 downtime explanation: “Though we’re proud of our operational performance in operating Amazon S3 for almost 2.5 years, we know that any downtime is unacceptable and we won’t be satisfied until performance is statistically indistinguishable from perfect.”

VWS RSS feed

July 9, 2008

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One-click clusters, VWS TP1.3.3

July 8, 2008

A lot of developments with the workspace service and science clouds recently! The cluster technology lets you bootstrap generic images into new network and security contexts on the fly. We built a sample cluster on top of the technology that lets you create the cluster and be immediately...

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Major Globus Toolkit release: GT4.2.0

July 2, 2008

Congratulations everyone! On behalf of the Globus Toolkit development team I am pleased to announce that a new stable release of the Globus Toolkit is now available. GT4.2.0 contains an upgrade to the web services specifications used by the toolkit as well as new features in all services....

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