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Monitoring UI Workgroup-24-Oct-2006

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Minutes: Monitoring UI Use Cases 24-Oct-2006


Attendees

Toni Drapkin (IBM)

Peter Dorfman (Sybase)

Craig Thomas (Groundwork)

Mark Weitzel (IBM)


  • During the first part of the meeting we discussed the actors. We reviewed the newgroup postings. Part of the purpose of this was to understand what kinds of behavior should be included and excluded from the scope of COSMOS.


  • There was a recognition that Eclipse server “big” roles. These uniquely position COSMOS to address multiple roles in the overall life cycle.
    • Software Developers
    • RCP type applications


  • We discussed where the boundaries should be with the Monitoring UI relative to commercial applications. These have started to be documented in the General Requirements section.


This discussion led to a realization that, as a way of scoping our work, in addition to encouraging each sub-group to produce the same information, we should document how we expect the overall COSMOS to be consumed/extended etc. by commercial applications. A new page on the wiki has been started for this: Leveraging COSMSOS


  • There was a discussion on how the use of SML would be crucial to the success of COMSOS. We wanted to propose, as part of the high level architecture discussion, where SML would fit and how it would be used. A new page in the wiki was created for this discussion and is linked to in the architecture section. Leveraging SML. Some examples...
    • Making the Monitor UI “aware” of the resource that it is observing. Having a model of the resource available
    • Using well defined models to integrate the tooling and instrumentation (need to discuss with BTM team)


  • There was the question of process raised, specifically, what are we going to do with the information produced during these calls.
    • Use these meetings as a way to engage the community to reach a common understanding of what we will build together under COSMOS
    • Produce the required set of information for the next milestone, the COSMOS Project Creation Review