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SDSC 2012 Summer Institute: Big Data Supercomputing

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San Diego Supercomputer Center

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Topics to be covered in the SDSC Summer Institute include:

  • Overview of the Gordon and Trestles architectures
  • Introduction to data-intensive computing
  • Developing shared memory applications
  • Overview of software, libraries, tools, and compiler options for achieving optimal performance
  • Improving I/O performance with flash storage
  • Using vSMP (virtual symmetric multiprocessing) nodes for large memory applications
  • Visualization
  • Developing Science Gateways
  • XSEDE allocations process and writing a strong proposal

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In person (San Diego Supercomputer Center) $

08/06/2012 08:00 - 08/10/2012 16:00 PDT (SESSION HAS ENDED)
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05/21/2012 09:00 PDT
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06/08/2012 09:00 PDT
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Scholarships are available to cover registration and on-site costs (housing and food). Applications submitted prior to June 8 have priority for scholarships.Notification of acceptance will be provided by June 15. Applications submitted after June 8 will be reviewed and accepted based on availability.
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Susan Rathbun
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San Diego Supercomputer Center
10100 Hopkins Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093-0505
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