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Amazon Web Services (AWS) Experiences for NCSA's CILogon

Event Type
University of Illinois Cloud Community
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Jun 28, 2022   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
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  • Introductions and updates on how to get assistance from AWS team and respective campuses
  • Presentation by Jim Basney, Principal Research Scientist Cybersecurity Division, National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)
  • Q&A, Networking and Open Discussion

Event Description

CILogon is an identity and access management service for research collaborations operated in AWS by NCSA at the University of Illinois.

In this Lunch & Learn session, the NCSA CILogon team will discuss their experiences with AWS since 2018 and their future plans, including IPv6 support and migration to EKS. AWS services used by CILogon include Route 53, EC2, RDS, ECR, NLB, EFS, CloudWatch, DMS, and SES. The CILogon team will discuss costs, scaling, reliability, configuration management, software updates, security, and monitoring.

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