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Gary King with Sidney Verba at the Sid Cloud Research Project Launch Jan 4, 2018

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Upcoming Sid Release 1.0

September 18, 2019

Sid 1.0 will be in production at the end of October.

We will be launching with a limited number of seats.  Sid will launch with a limited number of seats which ideally we’d like to offer to students and researchers associated with the IQSS community.

 

Sid will launch with a limited number of seats which ideally we’d like to offer to students and researchers associated with the IQSS community.

Are you at the beginning of a research project or are you teaching a class that involves assigning students class projects?

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Sprint 2019_04-SystemSaturation

September 12, 2019

Ended: September 12, 2019

Objectives:

This print continued the theme of system scalability.  We looked at how the system degrades when resources are constrained.  

Results:

The team invested significant time in understanding how Kubernetes can be configured to impact how the system degrades under resource...

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Sprint 2019-03-SystemScalability

August 23, 2019

Ended: August 23, 2019 Extended 2 days from Aug 21)

This sprint is focused on system scalability, In particular enabling elastic Kubernetes on AWS  Our next sprint is building on this work as we look at the system behavior under resource saturation

Objectives going in:

In this sprint we will:

() Move what was left stranded on the board across the board. (2 issues)
() We will work on usability issues for the sid Apps.
() This sprint is a week and a half versus our regular 2 week sprints.

Review of Results...

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Sid Sprint: S.2019-02-DesktopUsability

August 7, 2019

In this sprint we:

  • Moved what was left stranded on the board across the board.
  • We worked on usability issues for the Sid Apps. 
  • This sprint is a week and a half versus our regular 2 week sprints.

Most of what was worked in this sprint was either directly or indirectly a result of the result of the first working session with Soner's CSS team. It ended with a follow-up with the team. Several additional issues came out of this working session....

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Sid Sprint: S.2019-01-DesktopStability completed

July 26, 2019

Objectives:

This is the first team sprint.

  • Investigate and resolve Desktop application stability
  • Enable Google drive accessibility with Google.
  • Secondary Goals
    • Flush the pending QA queue
    • Various usability Issues

Work was centered on stability of the Sid applications, with a focus on the Sid Desktop. The next sprint will concentrate on the same.

Most of what was worked on this...

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