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Proceedings of UNICORE Summit 2014 available online

The proceedings of the UNICORE Summit 2014 in Leipzig are now available online. They can be accessed at http://juser.fz-juelich.de/record/185544/files/FZJ-2014-06971.pdf

Posted by Mathilde 2015-01-05

UNICORE Summit 2014: presentation slides online

The slides of all presentations given at the UNICORE Summit 2014 are now available at http://unicore.eu/summit/2014/schedule.php

Posted by Mathilde 2014-07-02

UNICORE Summit 2014: programme available

The programme for this year's UNICORE summit is online. You can find it at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2014/schedule.php

Posted by Bernd Schuller 2014-05-21

UNICORE Summit: paper submission deadline approaching

The UNICORE Summit 2014 will be held on June 24, 2014 in Leipzig. The deadline for Contributions (see http://unicore.eu/summit/2014/CallForContributions.pdf ) is Sunday, March 30, 2014.

Posted by Mathilde 2014-03-21

Workflow System 7.0.0 released

The Workflow System 7.0.0 is now available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download
This release includes the internal enhancements from UNICORE 7 (security sessions, improved persistence layer, etc.) and the updated web services stack which uses Apache CXF. In addition there are a number of new features such as options to avoid file transfer to the workflow directory and improved handling of worklfow variables.
For details, check the changelogs at http://www.unicore.eu/changes/workflow.html

Posted by Mathilde 2014-03-12

UNITY: UNIfied identiTY management

UNITY is a complete solution for identity, federation and inter-federation management, which offers "identity management as a service". UNITY cares for authentication, authorization levels, privacy and connections to upstream federations. It is extensible through pluggable components and its modular design.
UNITY 1.0.0 has been released recently. It interfaces well with the services of the latest UNICORE release. More information on UNITY can be found at www.unity-idm.eu

Posted by Mathilde 2014-01-31

UNICORE Summit 2014, Call for Contributions

The UNICORE Summit 2014 will take place in Leipzig, Germany, on June 24, 2014. It is a unique opportunity for UNICORE users, developers, administrators, researchers, service providers and managers to meet.
The Call for Contributions can be downloaded at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2014/CallForContributions.pdf , further information is available at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2014

Posted by Mathilde 2013-12-20

Proceedings of UNICORE Summit 2013 available online

The proceedings of the UNICORE Summit 2013 in Leipzig are now available online. They can be accessed at http://nbn-resolving.org/resolver?verb=redirect&identifier=urn:nbn:de:0001-2013102109

Posted by Mathilde 2013-12-20

UFTP 2.0 released

Version 2.0 of the UNICORE file transfer server UFTPD is available from http://www.unicore.eu/download
See http://www.unicore.eu/changes/uftpd.html for a detailed list of changes.

Posted by Bernd Schuller 2013-12-18 Labels: Release UFTP

Workflow System 6.6.0 released

The Workflow System 6.6.0 is now available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download
This release updates the workflow system to the UNICORE 6.6 base libraries. In addition there are a number of new features such as in the workflow engine improvements for the for-each loop, and it is possible to mark a group of tasks to be run at the same resource. The Service Orchestrator has seen a major overhaul, and many internal issues were fixed. In addition, the internal broker is now available as a Web service, which means that clients (e.g. the upcoming UCC v7.0) can use it for finding candidate sites, and even let it select the best site for a job.
For details, check the changelogs at http://www.unicore.eu/changes/workflow.html

Posted by Mathilde 2013-11-26

Common Information Service 1.3.0 released

CIS Version 1.3.o has been released. It now supports GMap 3 and uses the CAnL authentication libraries. More detailed release notes can be found at http://www.unicore.eu/changes/cis.html

Posted by Mathilde 2013-11-14

UNICORE Rich Client 6.6.1 released

Version 6.6.1 of UNICORE's graphical client suite is now available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download . This is a bug-fix release. For further details, please refer to http://www.unicore.eu/changes/urc.html

Posted by Mathilde 2013-09-26

UNICORE Rich Client Version 6.6.0 released

Version 6.6.0 of UNICORE's graphical client suite is now available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download . New features include support for the "Hold" activity in workflows and support for scheduled job start. In addition, the new client fixes the problem experienced with the most recent Java version. For further details, please refer to http://www.unicore.eu/changes/urc.html

Posted by Mathilde 2013-07-29

UNICORe Summit 2013: Second Call for Participation

Join us at UNICORE Summit 2013 in Leipzig, Germany!
Register for the event at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013/register.html before June 15, 2013.
The UNICORE Summit 2013 will take place as satelite event at ISC'13 on Tuesday, June 18. The agenda is available at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013/schedule.php

Posted by Mathilde 2013-05-21

UNICORE Summit 2013: Call for Participation

Join us at UNICORE Summit 2013 in Leipzig, Germany!
The UNICORE Summit 2013 will take place as satelite event at ISC'13 on Tuesday, June 18. Please register at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013/register.html
The agenda is available at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013/schedule.php

Posted by Mathilde 2013-04-05

UNICORE UCC 6.6.0 release

The 6.6.0 release of the UNICORE Commandline Client UCC is available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download

For details, check the change log at http://www.unicore.eu/changes/ucc.html

Posted by Bernd Schuller 2013-03-27

UNICORE Core Services 6.6.0 released

The 6.6.0 release of the UNICORE Core servers is available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download

The most important change is the move to the new CANL library for authentication, key store handling, CRL checking etc. For details, check the changelogs at http://www.unicore.eu/changes/server.html

Posted by Mathilde 2013-03-21

UNICORE Summit 2013, CfP deadline extended

The deadline for submitting contributions for the UNICORE Summit 2013 has been extended to March 10, 2013.
The UNICORE Summit will be held on Tuesday, June 18, in conjunction with ISC’13 in Leipzig, Germany. Further details are available at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013

Posted by Mathilde 2013-03-06

UNICORE Summit 2013, Call for Contributions

The UNICORE Summit 2013 will take place as satelite event of ISC'13 in Leipzig, Germany, on June 18. It is a unique opportunity for UNICORE users, developers, administrators, researchers, service providers and managers to meet.
The Call for Contributions can be downloaded at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013/CallForContributions.pdf , further information is available at http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013

Posted by Mathilde 2013-01-22

Proceedings of UNICORE Summit 2012 online

The proceedings of the UNICORE Summit 2012 in Dresden are now available online. They can be accessed at http://hdl.handle.net/2128/4705

Posted by Mathilde 2013-01-14

UNICORE Rich Client 6.4.4 released

Version 6.4.4 of UNICORE's graphical client suite is now available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download . New features include allowing to delete application GUIs from the Workflow Editor palette. In addition, the new client fixes some bugs. For further details, please refer to http://www.unicore.eu/changes/urc.html

Posted by Mathilde 2012-12-18

UNICORE Core Services and UCC 6.5.1 released

The 6.5.1 releases of the UNICORE Core servers and the commandline client UCC are available for download from http://www.unicore.eu/download

For details, check the changelogs at http://www.unicore.eu/changes/server.html and http://www.unicore.eu/changes/ucc.html

Posted by Mathilde 2012-12-05

UNICORE at SC12

Interested in what you could do with UNICORE? Ask for a UNICORE demonstration at booth 707 (Juelich Supercomputing Centre) in SC12's exhibition area.

Posted by Mathilde 2012-11-06

UNICORE at XSEDE 12

At the upcoming XSEDE conference in Chicago, there will be a UNICORE tutorial (on Monday, July 16) as well as an invited talk about UNICORE 6 in XSEDE (on Tuesday, July 17 at 11:30).
While the talk will give a broad and general overview of the role of UNICORE components in the XSEDE architecture, the tutorial participants will lay hands on the actual software. UNICORE servers will be deployed on everyone's laptop and UNICORE client usage will be covered. See https://www.xsede.org/web/xsede12

Posted by Mathilde 2012-07-06

Join us at ISC'12 - booth 135

UNICORE invites you to visit its booth (#135) at this year's ISC in Hamburg. We will showcase the UNICORE technology and, as one example, demonstrate how to control a NTX robot through UNICORE.

Posted by Mathilde 2012-06-13