WP6 M05 Monthly Progress Report (Jan 2016)

Links: WP Issue: [#654]. Previous month: WP6-M04-MonthlyProgressReport. Next month: WP6-M06-MonthlyProgressReport

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WP Summary

To be completed by WP Leader

  • Authoring of VRE specifications in D6.1 (ongoing)
  • Participation to 1st Project TCom at Rome (25-28 Jan 2016)
  • Analysis of options for integration of VRE tools with the infrastructure and delivery of new tools to the infrastructure
  • Design of various VREs services
  • Specification of external dataset providers for VRE#1 & VRE#2(ongoing)
  • Progress on implementation on infrastructure core Technologies (Liferay, gCube) (ongoing)
  • Completed development of a small User Interface prototype application for VRE#1
  • Launch the development of the back-end application for VRE#1
  • Research on connectivity issues about R and Java (ongoing).
  • Internal meetings for knowledge transfer and technological alignments
  • Conceptualization of new models and approaches for geospatial data handling in the infrastructure (VRE#2)
  • Evolution of prior technologies to comply with infrastructure ones (VRE#2)

T6.1 Performance evaluation, benchmarking and decision making in aquaculture VRE

Note: To be completed by Task Leader

Progress of Work

UOA

  • Contribution to the design of VRE
  • Support to the integration of VRE tools with the infrastructure
  • Contribution to D6.1 Blue Economy VRE Specification

I2S

  • Progress in specification of external dataset providers (Project Activity #1882)
  • Progress in research on Development Technologies (Liferay, gCube) (Project Activity #1884)
  • Progress in specification of Data Integration & Anonymization techniques (Project Activity #2056)
  • Complete the development a small User Interface prototype application showing the main functionality of the service (Project Activity #1892).
    • Improve portlets for management portlets
    • Improve portlets for management what-if analysis
    • Improve portlets for management temperature profiles
    • Add graphs
    • Create and run a test scenario and display results
  • Launch the development of the back-end application (Project Activity #2236). Particularly, the searching for suitable algorithms in R for evaluation the fish growth as well as the implementation some of these algorithms are in progress.
  • Research on connectivity issues about R and Java (in progress).
  • Contribute to the writing of the Deliverable: “D6.1 Blue Economy VRE Specification”.
  • Preparation for 1st TCom meeting in Rome.
  • Discussion and meeting with CITE and UOA about 1st TCom and other technical and dissemination issues.
  • Contribution to D6.1 Blue Economy VRE Specification

Deviations from plans and corrective actions

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UOA

I2S

Plans for next month

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UOA

  • Contribution to service's implementation via support, design and implementation of gluing components

I2S

  • Continue the development of the back-end application (Project Activity #2236) implementing algorithms (models) for fish growth and evaluating their performance.
  • Continue the research on development technologies and try to find out the way to connect the application with the infrastructure (Liferay) (Project Activity #1884)
  • Continue the research on anonymization techniques (Project Activity #2056)

Risks

Note: identify any new, rising or diminishing risks

T6.2 Strategic Investment analysis and Scientific Planning/Alerting VRE

Note: To be completed by Task Leader

Progress of work

UOA

  • Investigation of technologies to be used in the GAAP platform, in collaboration with CITE
  • GAAP use case analysis and preliminary design of corresponding VRES which support them, in collaboration with CITE
  • Contribution to the GAAP design document
  • Meeting with UOA and I2S in order to discuss datasets, better explore the aquaculture domain and its constraints and prepare for the 1st TCom meeting.
  • Contribution to D6.1 Blue Economy VRE Specification

CITE

  • Meeting with UOA and I2S in order to discuss datasets, better explore the aquaculture domain and its constraints and prepare for the 1st TCom meeting.
  • Investigation of technologies to be used in the GAAP platform, in collaboration with UoA
  • GAAP use case analysis and preliminary design of corresponding VRES which support them, in collaboration with UoA
  • Contribution to the GAAP design document
  • Progress towards refactoring Geopolis code base to a more flexible configurable scheme and upgrade to the latest third party component versions
  • Progress towards harmonizing Geopolis UI elements with the portal framework of BlueBRIDGE
  • Contribution to D6.1 Blue Economy VRE Specification
  • Initial selection of methodology for investment evaluation

I2S

  • Meeting with UOA and I2S in order to discuss datasets, better explore the aquaculture domain and its constraints and prepare for the 1st TCom meeting.

FAO

Deviations from plans and corrective actions

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UOA

CITE

I2S

FAO

Plans for next month

Note: add any short term plans for the activity

UOA

  • Experimentation with approaches for distributed geospatial data processing for the purposes of the project

CITE

  • Drafting of financial indicators for investment performance

I2S

FAO

Risks

Note: identify any new, rising or diminishing risks

Meetings