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ERSUG Meeting: Monday November 15, 1999

Doubletree Hotel - Lloyd Center, Portland

The next NERSC User Group (ERSUG) meeting will be held in conjunction with the Supercomputing 99 meeting in Portland, OR, on Monday November 15, between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm. The SC99 main exhibit opens Monday evening.

The proposed transition from ERSUG to the renamed NERSC Users Group (NUG) and its proposed charter will be discussed.



08:30   Breakfast served

08:45   Welcome                                                Bas Braams & Horst Simon

09:00   State of NERSC

          - Interactive SV1 response and New Priority queues       Jim Craw

          - PROBE/HPSS                                          Keith Fitzgerald

          - User Survey results                                 Francesca Verdier

10:00   Review of new allocations process             Horst Simon

          - lessons learned   

10:15   Break

10:35   NERSC-3 status / plans                              Bill Kramer

11:35   New Building                                             Bill Kramer

11:45   Next Greenbook (user requirements)           Bas Braams

          - lessons learned from last time

          - plan for next time

12:15   Lunch served

12:45   Washington news / SSI                          Tom Kitchens

          (lunch talk)

 1:15   LINUX cluster activities and                     Craig Tull

          plans at NERSC  

 2:15   DOC/DOE Security Regulations and possible effect on NERSC users        Sandy Merola

 3:00   Break

 3:20   Next Generation Internet                           Bob Lucas

 3:30   NERSC's Scientific Computing Group           Esmond Ng

 4:00   New user group charter and elections         Bas Braams

 4:30   Other business                                         Bas Braams

 5:00   Meeting adjourns