Egee Partner: Akademickie Centrum Komputerowe CYFRONET akademii Gorniczo-Hutniczej im.St. Staszica w Krakowie-Krakow Poland
Activity : NA1, NA4, SA1
Federation : Central Europe
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CYFRONET One of the largest Polish HPC centres, also a major networking centre, MAN provider for the city of Krakow, active academic research centre, manager and participant of numerous national and EU research projects. SA1: - leading and coordination Central Europe region operations as a ROC Manager; - act as operator-on-duty actively monitoring the operation of the whole EGEE-II infrastructure, provide support and troubleshooting; - coordination of deployment of middleware releases to the resource centres in the region, and support for the centres; - running a stable set of essential general Grid services for the infrastructure and local needs; - support new Regional Centres entering the Grid, participate in development and deployment the technical and operational procedures for new sites - mediation of access to regional resources for new VOs; negotiation and monitoring of Service Level Agreements with Resource Centres; - about 300 CPUs RC will be operational at the beginning of EGEEII NA4: - development of pharmacy application continuing the collaboration from EGEE - providing application performance analysis to improve utilization of Grid resources using specialized tools (developed in CrossGrid project); - Grid-enabling applications from local users community (from chemistry domain particularly).