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Screencast: Rapid Portals for Seismological Waveform Data

Welcome to the RapidSeis demo. This portal was created using Rapid and enables the use of Seismic Data eXplorer within the web portal of the Network of Research Infrastructures for European Seismology.

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RapidSeis Workshop

At the meeting we will present the result of the RapidSeis project, a collaboration between ORFEUS, the UK National e-Science Centre and the University of Liverpool. Over the past six months, this project has created a system that facilitates running waveform analysis on data from ORFEUS where the computation is performed on remote compute resources provided by the University of Liverpool.

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Department of Earth & Ocean Sciences, University of Liverpool, UK
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12 Nov 2009 to 13 Nov 2009
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Rapid portals improve teaching in practical sessions

Written by Nick Funnel (2nd year PhD in the School of Chemistry).

The lab has been much easier to teach this year.

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Rapid prevents a disaster in the classroom

For the first time, chemists at the University of Edinburgh are using a portal developed with Rapid to teach 140 undergraduates computational chemistry.

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Rapid Tutorial at Advanced Distributed Services Summer School

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Tutorial on how to create a basic portlet with Rapid, which includes:

  • installation of required software
  • authentication to data and compute resources through username and password
  • transportation of data before and results after computation
  • use of rich user interface elements, such as a file browser and job monitoring
  • submitting the job to another computer
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Thursday, 10 September, 2009 - 09:00
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Advanced Distributed Services Summer School 2009, Coseners House, near Oxford
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Happy end user of Rapid gives praise

"Just wanted to say that the Jython plugin tag in the new Rapid version is really useful. I have just started playing with it and have managed to create a portlet that gets the batch job lists back from various hosts and also now enables you to select a job using a radio button and then delete it or view it in more detail - no hack scripts required! I can also dynamically set the batch system commands so I can handle hosts that use SGE, PBS ot LoadLeveller with no external input required.

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Rapid Portals for Seismological Waveform Data

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We explain how new e-science technology can be used to make modern seismology analyses available via web browsers. These analyses will be run on local compute clusters. The users of the analysis packages do not have to be aware of any of the underlying e-infrastructure; they focus on the domain-specific task at hand.

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Wednesday, 1 July, 2009 - 15:00
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NERIES Annual Meeting 2009, Hotel Mitland, Utrecht, The Netherlands
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