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General Information
LSC LIGO Scientific Collaboration
LIGO-Caltech
LIGO-Hanford Observatory
LIGO-Livingston Observatory

DataGrid Details

What is LSC DataGrid?
LDG Clusters Usage [Ganglia]
Available Data per site
Grid Service Details [Monitoring]

User Manual

How to get started
Install Data Grid Client
Getting Certificates
Account Request
SSH Login Portal
CVS/Bug Account Request
Request Software changes to SCCB

Admin Manual [(*) = optional]

Install DataGrid Server
Get server certificates
Configure/deploy Condor
Include site into Grid Monitoring
Graceful Condor shutdown
(*) Configure/deploy CondorView
(*) Configure Condor Flocking
(*) CondorC on LDG
LAMS / VOMS Admin [LSC internal]
Syracuse X4500 wiki [passwd required]
Edit these web pages

Request/Bug Tracking

Request Tracking System [RT]
LDG trouble ticket system

Policy

Reference O/S Schedule

LDG Collaborations

Condor-LIGO biweekly telecon
Globus-LIGO monthly telecon
LIGO VO in Open Science Grid [OSG]
Archival GriPhyN-LIGO WG pages

Exits

OSG

General Information

Welcome to the LSC DataGrid

The LIGO Data Grid is the combination of LIGO Scientific Collaboration computational and data storage resources with grid computing middleware to create a coherent and uniform LIGO data analysis environment. The graph on the top right shows the current CPU usage across the six active centers across the world

Getting started?

If you are new to the LSC DataGrid and need instructions for installing grid tools, getting a certificate, and requesting access to LSC resources then please see Getting Started on the LSC DataGrid or click on "How to get started" on the navigation bar on the left.

News

  • 01/22/2010: The release of Version 5.0 of the Mac LSC DataGrid Client has been announced, to install please see the instructions here. This release supports Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), running on Intel hardware, and Mac OS X 10.5 (Snow Leopard), running on 64bit capable hardware.

  • 06/26/2009: The release of Version 4.8 of the LSC DataGrid Client package and LSC DataGrid Server package has been announced. The installation instructions are to the right, or here: Install LSC DataGrid Client and Install LSC DataGrid Server. This release is primarly to add support for Debian 5 (Lenny) and continuing support for CentOS 5.

  • 09/18/2008: VDT announced here that "it will no longer automatically install certificate authority certificates during installation". However, LDG 4.7 has been patched to automatically get the VDT CA certificate bundle. You do not need to do any post installation steps to get these. Messages explaining this have been added to the output during the installation and the detailed installation instructions.

  • 07/21/2008: The release of Version 4.7 of the LSC DataGrid Client package and LSC DataGrid Server package has been announced. The installation instructions are to the right, or here: Install LSC DataGrid Client and Install LSC DataGrid Server. This release is primarly to add support for CentOS 5 and Debian 4. (Note that LDG 4.6 was a test release, and not formally announced here.)




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