Workshop for HTCondor and ARC CE users will take place in Barcelona on February 29 2016 – March 4 2016. Registration is open until February 22. All user contributions are very much welcome! Those of you with reasonable amounts of experience with ARC CE and/or HTCondor, you are very much welcome to help out at the ARC "office hours" on 2 and 4 March.
To fix an issue with A-REX that was triggered by recent change in Rucio (CERN software) and caused A-REX to segfault in certain circumstances, an update NorduGrid ARC 15.03u6 is now available. This changes the following component versions:
To fix an issue with JURA not sending transfer statistics to SGAS, an update NorduGrid ARC 15.03u5 is now available. This changes the following component versions:
The updated packages are available for download from our repositories if you have the updates repository enabled. There have been several bugfixes with this version, more details in the release notes.
The collaboration between NorduGrid, ATLAS experiment at CERN, and the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS), is rewarded by the Best Supercomputing Application Award from CAS (see the announcement, in Chinese). This was achieved by interfacing ARC-CE by NorduGrid with the Chinese HPC Grid. The award ceremony takes place in Gangzhou, the home of Tianhe 2, in October.