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Agenda for 1997 Legion Summer Workshop
July 21-22, 1997
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Day 1: Introduction and Use

8:30 - 9:00Registration and coffee. Basement hallway.
9:00 - 9:45An overview and update of the Legion system architecture. (Andrew Grimshaw). Room 005
10:00 - 11:30 Legion system installation and set up: From distribution tar file to system restart. (John Karpovich).

Lecture and hands-on lab session. Room 001.

Applications and demonstrations:
(in order, in conference room 228E)

Security (Greg Lindahl)
Context spaces (Andrew Grimshaw)
PVM (Adam Ferrari)
Fractal (Greg Lindahl)
SOR (Adam Ferrari)

11:30 - 1:00Lunch at The Hardware Store on the Downtown Mall. Meet in the CS department lobby for rides.
1:00 - 2:30Using Legion via MPL. (Mark Hyett and Anh Nguyen-Tuong). Lecture and hands-on lab session. Room 005
2:45 - 3:15Security in Legion (Fritz Knabe). Lecture. Room 005.
3:15 - 3:45Resource management: Scheduling, collections of hosts, and vaults. (Steve Chapin). Lecture. Room 005
4:00 - 4:30PVM and Legion. (Adam Ferrari). Lecture. Room 005.

Day 2: Modifications and Extensions

9:00 - 12:00 Customizing Legion class policies: Implementinga new scheduler (John Karpovich and Mike Lewis). Hands-on lab session. Room 018. Access control: Writing your own MayI. (Greg Lindahl and Fritz Knabe). Hands-on lab session. Room 001.
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch (on your own)
1:30 - 2:15 Legion I/O (Greg Lindahl). Lecture Room 228E. Custom HostObjects. (Adam Ferrari and Anh Nguyen-Tuong). Hands-on lab session. Room 001.
2:30 - 3:15 Context Spaces (Andrew Grimshaw). Lecture. Room 228E.
3:15 - 4:00


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This work partially supported by DOE grant DE-FG02-96ER25290, Logicon (for the DoD HPCMOD/PET program) DAHC 94-96-C-0008, DOE D459000-16-3C, DARPA (GA) SC H607305A, NSF-NGS EIA-9974968, NSF-NPACI ASC-96-10920, and a grant from NASA-IPG.