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2015 PDSF User Meeting Minutes

January 6

Attending

Jeff, Craig, Ernst, Lisa

Outages/Downtimes

None

Upcoming Downtimes

February 11 all day maintenance

Other Issues

Would like to retire SL53, please let Lisa know who's still using it and what's needed in SL6x.

Slides

You can find the slides shown at the meeting here.

February 3

Attending

Mike, Jeff, Lisa

Outages/Downtimes

1/13: pdsfdtn2 maintenance

1/20: Power sag caused several nodes to lose GPFS, jobs failed

1/22: Global homes and common outage

1/23: Project outage

Upcoming Downtimes

2/3: All day, center-wide maintenance

Other Issues

PDSF old homes hardware will be retired.

SL53 retirement

Slides

The slides can be found here.

March 3

Attending

Craig, Lisa

Outages/Downtimes

2/3: All day, center-wide maintenance

2/14: 1 hour project

Upcoming Downtimes

3/4: 1 hour pdsfdtn2 outage

3/11: tentative 4 hour project maintenance

Other Issues

PDSF old home has been successfully retired. pdsfdtn1 is going to be retired (only effects ATLAS users). SL53 will be retired in the future.

Slides

You can find the slides shown at the meeting here.

April 7

Attending

Zach, Lisa

Outages/Downtimes

March 3: pdsfdtn2 downtime for 1 hour

Upcoming Downtimes

May 12th, possible maintenance

Other Issues

Working to retire old PDSF hardware and sl53 chos

Slides

You can find the slides shown at the meeting here.

May 5

Attending

Jeff, Lisa

Outages / Downtimes

April 21st project

April 22nd, project (3 days)

Upcoming Downtimes

None

Other Issues

PDSF move update and retiring sl53 chos

Slides

The slides from the meeting can be found here.

June 2

Attending

Jeff, Azriel, Lisa

Outages/Downtimes

May 19 LDAP issues caused login problems

May 21 Science gateways unavailable

Upcoming Downtimes

None

Other Issues

Please start moving data off of the elizas. They will become read only on August 1st and be turned off on September 30th (eliza3, 11, and 18 are exempt because they will move to the hill).

SL71 is available on PDSF! Please try it out.

Slides

The slides from the meeting can be found here.

July 7

Attending

Lisa, Craig, Jeff

Past Outages

7/4 (6 hours): System wide outage due to global common issues

7/5 (1 hour): Eliza11 unavailable

Upcoming Outages

None

Other Issues

Jobs accessing project from legacy nodes occaisionally fail. Please move data off of the elizas. SL7 is available.

Slides

The slides shown at the meeting can be seen here.

August 4

Attending

Lisa

Past Outages

7/9 and 7/10 eliza11 degraded

7/29 globus unavaialble

Upcoming Outages

None

Other Notes

Eliza[5,6,14-17] are now read only. The will be turned off on September 30th.

Slides

The slides from the meeting can be found here.

September 1

Attending

Craig, Haichen, Lisa

Past Outages

August 12 (2 days) Power outage caused system-wide NERSC outage

Upcoming Outages

None

Other Notes

Global scratch will become read only on September 30th and be removed on October 12th. Carver will also be retire on September 30th

Slides

The slides from the meeting can be found here.

October 6

Attending

Lisa

Notes

Please move your data off of the elizas that are being retired.

Slides

The slides from the meeting can be found here

November 3

Attending

Lisa, Jochen, Jeff, Zach, Haichen, Azriel, Ernst

Notes

Load balancer switch may disrupt logins. Move in schedule update.

Slides

The slides from the meeting can be found here