Warning message

Submissions for this form are closed.

Course: Introduction to HPC2N, 12 September 2019

Introduction to HPC2N

We begin with a short introduction to Linux, which is what is used on HPC2N's compute clusters. This part is only meant for complete beginners to the Linux operating system, and can be omitted if you are proficient already. See the schedule.

We then continue with a walkthrough of the Kebnekaise system, including the GPUs and KNLs. In the afternoon we go through the module system and take a brief look at how to submit jobs. During the hands-on you will get the opportunity to try loading modules, compile a program, and submit a job to the Kebnekaise cluster.

Preliminary Schedule

During the course, you can copy the example files from /pfs/nobackup/home/b/bbrydsoe/introhpc2n-fall2019  You can also download them here, as a gzipped tar-file.

Participation is free. Coffee/tea will be provided.

Please bring a laptop, and make sure you have an account at SUPR as well as at HPC2N if you want to participate in the hands-on part of the training. There will be a course project that can be used to run the examples in during the hands-on. If you don't have an account at SUPR and/or HPC2N, you will be contacted with further instructions for how to sign up.

Note: Participants are kindly asked to limit the use of fragrances due to perfume intolerance issues.  Thank you.

Prerequisites: nothing particular

Instructors: Jerry Eriksson, Birgitte Brydsö, Pedro Ojeda May

Time and date: 12. September 2019, 09:00-17:00.

Location: N270, Naturvetarhuset, Umeå University (Map here) Getting to Umeå University/HPC2N: info here.

Deadline for registration: 5. September 2019.  REGISTRATION CLOSED

Please register by filling in the below form. Fields marked with a * are mandatory.

Updated: 2020-05-28, 09:42