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Bosco at GPN Conference

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This week, I presented the Bosco poster at the Great Plains Network annual meeting.  It received a very good reception.  Many people where interested in wha...

Submitting R jobs with Bosco

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The Bosco team has been working on integrating with the R statistics processing language.  We have chosen to modify the GridR package in order to integrate w...

Reprocessing CMS events with Bosco

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Prior to the LHC long shutdown, the CMS experiment increased the trigger rate of the detector, therefore increasing the data coming off the detector.  The Ti...

Running Quantum Espresso on the OSG

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While running Quantum Espresso on the Open Science Grid, we found a number of issues:<ul><li>OpenMPI needs to have an rsh binary.  Even if you ar...

Using Bosco to submit to Amazon EC2

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A homework assignment for my storage class required running ~30 hours of benchmarks of the btrfs and ext4 filesystems.  I thought this would be an excellent ...