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Introduction to Research Computing Using the Illinois Campus Cluster

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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This session provides an introduction to using the Illinois Campus Cluster, starting with an overview of some of the accomplishments Illinois researchers have achieved with the cluster, and then covering some of the following topics: information resources supporting the Illinois Campus Cluster; acceptable use of the campus cluster; accessing the campus cluster including how to request access through an investor; cluster architecture overview; how to transfer files using ssh and globus online between your laptop and/or external resources and the campus cluster; batch system and job submission; and getting started migrating your code to the campus cluster. Opportunities to try many of these activities will be provided as part of this hands-on training, as well as opportunities for consultation with staff on future use of the campus cluster.
Learning Objectives
After completing this tutorial, you will be able to:
• Use the Illinois Campus Cluster information resources
• Access the Illinois Campus Cluster
• Manage files
• Run jobs
• Start to bring your software to the Illinois Campus Cluster
• Get help
Intended Audience
Illinois faculty, staff and students that would like to get started using the Illinois Campus Cluster to support their research and education activities.

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Private training
This is a private training.

You will need a password in order to register for this class. You can obtain the password from the host for this training event.


In person (Illini Hall, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

04/02/2020 13:00 - 04/02/2020 16:00 CDT (SESSION HAS ENDED)
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Registration open date
02/28/2020 09:00 CST
Registration close date
03/26/2020 11:28 CDT
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Contact Information
Jay Alameda
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Illini Hall, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
725 S Wright St
Champaign, IL 61820
Posted: 02/28/2020 21:57 UTC