# Notes for 2024-02-08 meeting * date & time: Thu 8 Feb 2024 - 14:00 CET (13:00 UTC) * (every first Thursday of the month) * venue: *(online, see mail for meeting link, or ask in Slack)* * agenda: - Quick introduction by new people - EESSI-related meetings and events in last month - Progress update per EESSI layer - Update on EESSI production repository software.eessi.io - Update on EESSI test suite + build-and-deploy bot - EESSI support portal - AWS/Azure sponsorship update - Update on MultiXscale EuroHPC project - Upcoming/recent events: EuroHPC Summit + EasyBuild User Meeting 2024 + ISC’24 - Q&A ### Slides * https://raw.githubusercontent.com/EESSI/meetings/main/meetings/EESSI_meeting_20240208.pdf ### Meeting notes *(by Bob/Kenneth)* #### Quick introduction by new people - Åke Sandgren (Umeå Univ.) #### AMLHPC demo by Hugo Meiland (Microsoft) - see https://github.com/hmeiland/amlhpc - uses EESSI for application delivery - see separate slides at ... #### EESSI-related meetings in last month *(see slides)* - CernVM worskhop moved to 16-18 Sept'24 (@CERN in Geneva) #### Progress update per EESSI layer ##### Filesystem layer *(see slides)* - ... ##### Compatibility layer *(see slides)* - ... ##### Software layer *(see slides)* - ... ##### Build-and-deploy bot *(see slides)* - ... ##### software.eessi.io repository *(see slides)* - +90 software installations per CPU target in last month, incl. PyTorch (CPU-only), OpenFOAM, ... ##### EESSI test suite *(see slides)* - test with OSU-MicroBenchmarks (pt2pt + collectives) added ##### EESSI status page - https://status.eessi.io ##### Support for EESSI *(see slides)* - would be nice to have overview of interesting support requests + lesson learned from them #### AWS/Azure sponsored credits *(see slides)* #### MultiXscale EU project *(see slides)* #### Events *(see slides)* - EuroHPC Summit: https://www.eurohpcsummit.eu - EasyBuild User Meeting: https://easybuild.io/eum24 - ISC'24: 3 tutorials + BoF proposal submitted #### Q&A - Martin Errenst: Some political pressure within Germany (within North Rhine-Westphalia) to have a common shared software stack on HPC sites in the region - Planning to write some recommendations on EESSI via https://hpc-wiki.info/hpc/HPC_Wiki