Documentation

NameLinkDescription
User's Manual (Nightly build)HTML, PDF, PS User's manual of the latest development PoD version, which is build nightly.
User's Manual (v3.16)HTML, PDF, PS User's manual of the stable PoD v3.16.
User's Manual (v3.14)HTML, PDF, PS User's manual of the stable PoD v3.14.
Private API DocumentationlinkA source code documentation of all PoD submodules.

Check out PoD VIDEO Tutorials.

PoD at GSI

Users at GSI can install PoD from a source package or they can use a central installation of PoD. To enable a central installation the following command must be issued. The command will setup the environment for PoD and enable a given version (new, pro, or old).

source pod_setup new|pro|old

PoD at CERN's AFS

Since AFS doesn't support pipes you need to change PoD server working directory in the user defaults configuration. Find out more on this.

[Important]Important

If PoD doens't work for you out of the box at CERN on LSF, PoD jobs fail to start PoD workers, then most probably you are facing so called "gLite environment" issue. Find out more on this.

Presentations and Papers

DateFormatsDescription
2011-09-08 pdf, keynote ACAT 2011 Plenary talk: Computing On Demand: Analysis in the Cloud
2011-03-23 pdf, keynote ISGC 2011: PROOF on Demand (PoD): dynamic PROOF clusters on the fly
2011-03-10 pdf, keynote ALICE Offline week: PoD status report
2010-11-18 pdf, keynote ALICE Offline week: PoD status report
2010-10-18 pdf 18th International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP10): PoD Poster + Live Demo
2010-07-08 pdf, keynote ALICE Offline week: PoD status report
2010-05-17 paper (pdf), link 17th International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP09) proceedings
2010-04-15 pdf, keynote 5th EGEE User Forum: PROOF on Demand
2010-03-17 pdf, keynote ALICE Offline week: PoD status report
2010-03-09 pdf, keynote GSI IT/EE-Palaver: PoD presentation + Live Demo
2010-02-23 pdf, pages ACAT 2010: PoD poster
2009-10-28 pdf, keynote ALICE Offline week: PoD status report