Pegasus 4.7.3 Released

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We are happy to announce the release of Pegasus 4.7.3. Pegasus 4.7.3 is a minor release of Pegasus and includes improvements and bug fixes to the 4.7.2 release. It has a bug fix without which monitoring will break for users running with HTCondor 8.5.8 or higher. Improvements [PM-1109] – dashboard to display errors … Read More

$1M NSF award for Data Integrity Project

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The three-year project, Scientific Workflow Integrity with Pegasus, is funded by a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) as part of its Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure (CICI) program. Von Welch, director of IU’s Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research (CACR), is the project’s principal investigator. The Pegasus Workflow … Read More

Soybean Science Blooms with Supercomputers

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TACC (Texas Advanced Computing Center) has published a science highlight of the SoyKB project. Pegasus is used to orchestrate the computations running on TACC Wrangler and automatically retrieving and storing data in the CyVerse data store. Also highlighted is how the XSEDE ECSS (Extended Collaborative Support Service) can be used … Read More

Pegasus Research Impact

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Pegasus (est. 2001) has been widely adopted by the computational research community, and its performance and usage data have already demonstrated its ability to empower the scientists to seamlessly run their simulation or data analyses in distributed systems. In this project, we aim to provide empirical data to demonstrate on … Read More

SCEC Cybershake: Using Pegasus to run across OLCF Titan, Bluewaters and HPCC

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While recently gathering data for the Pegasus Annual Report, we reached out to our collaborators at SCEC to summarize how Pegasus WMS impacted their science in 2015. Some interesting facts about SCEC Cybershake Study 15.4 performed by SCEC in 2015 using Pegasus Calculations were distributed between the NSF Track 1 system NCSA Blue … Read More

Pegasus powers LIGO gravitational wave detection analysis

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The Pegasus team is very happy to hear about LIGO’s incredible discovery: the first detection of gravitational waves from colliding black holes. We congratulate the entire LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration on this incredible achievement.     The Pegasus team is very pleased to have contributed to LIGO’s … Read More

HPDC Achievement Award 2015: Ewa Deelman

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HPDC has established an annual achievement award that will be granted to an individual who has made long-lasting, influential and seminal contributions to the field of high-performance parallel and distributed computing, and who has a sustained record of high impact in this field. Ewa Deelman (University of Southern California) – … Read More

Introduction to Scientific Workflows – XSEDE Campus Champions presentation

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  The recording was made 9/20/13 during a special Introduction to Scientific Workflows presentation for the XSEDE Campus Champions. Abstract: In this follow up to the overview presentation that introduced the ECSS Workflow Community Applications Team, the team will focus on workflow technologies themselves. They will first introduce scientific workflows through … Read More