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Training in the PL-Grid as Key Component to Attract Users to Grid e-Infrastructures

  • Marcelina Borcz
  • Krzysztof Benedyczak
  • Adam Padée
  • Rafał Kluszczyński
  • Grzegorz Marczak
  • Mirosław Zdybek
  • Maciej Pawlik
  • Maciej Filocha
  • Piotr Bała
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7136)

Abstract

This chapter provides an overview of the training facilities in the PL-Grid project. It is well known that procedures necessary to obtain certificates and then install software or get access to the User Interfaces are complicated and due to security reasons cannot be simplified. For these purposes we have crated extended training facilities which allow to get easy access to the Grid. We have installed dedicated infrastructure including the computational resources, certificate authority, user portal and an on-line training system. The efficiency of the training infrastructure, materials and procedures has been proved in the numerous training sessions.

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PL-Grid training UNICORE gLite 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcelina Borcz
    • 1
    • 2
  • Krzysztof Benedyczak
    • 1
    • 2
  • Adam Padée
    • 1
  • Rafał Kluszczyński
    • 1
  • Grzegorz Marczak
    • 1
    • 2
  • Mirosław Zdybek
    • 3
  • Maciej Pawlik
    • 3
  • Maciej Filocha
    • 1
  • Piotr Bała
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational ModellingUniversity of WarsawWarsawPoland
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceNicolaus Copernicus UniversityToruńPoland
  3. 3.ACC Cyfronet AGHAGH University of Science and TechnologyKrakówPoland

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