Two updates to ARC 12.05 have been released within a week: 12.05 update 2 and 12.05 update 3. The former fixes a large number of bugs, while the latter fixes an issue introduced in 12.05 update 2. The binaries are available from the NorduGrid repositories. The releases correspond to the core package versions 2.0.2 and 2.0.3, respectively.
ARC release 13.02, corresponding to the EMI 3 "Monte Bianco" release, is now available from the NorduGrid repositories. The release corresponds to the core package versions 3.0.0, which introduce a number of major improvements and backwards incompatible changes. Please consult release notes before upgrading.
ARC command-line interface is now available on CERN's interactive logon service for Scientific Linux 6 (lxplus6). It is installed from the EPEL repository, which currently distributes ARC 12.05u1 (package version 2.0.1).
The NorduGrid 2013 conference "Distributed systems and Big Data - towards new horizons" travels to Siauliai, Lithuania. It will take place on June 4-6, 2013. The conference is dedicated to future challenges faced by distributed computing and e-Infrastructures. As usual, the conference will include both the plenary sessions and thematic workshops focussed on different ARC middleware components and services.
NeIC is organising its first conference in Trondheim, Norway, on May 13-16. The programme is encompassing experience of Nordic e-infrastructure collabration as well as future directions. The conference will be accompanied with several thematic workshops. The regisration is open!