This is an archived page of the 2019 Introductory LCI Workshop

Program

NOTE: Attendees are required to bring a laptop

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Monday, August 19

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Welcome and Open
Galen Collier, Rutgers
9:00 am
Lecture: Introduction to HPC
Galen Collier, Rutgers

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10:00 am
Break
10:15 am
Lab: Introduction to Microsoft Azure
Galen Collier, Rutgers

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11:00 am
Lecture: Designing a Cluster
Bill Abbott, Rutgers

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12:30 pm
Lunch
1:30 pm
Lecture: Introduction to OpenMP and MPI
Alexei Kotelnikov, Rutgers

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3:00 pm
Break
3:15 pm
Lab: Introduction to OpenMP and MPI
Alexei Kotelnikov, Rutgers

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Tuesday, August 20

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Lecture: HPC Storage, part 1
Garrett McGrath, Princeton

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10:00 am
Break
10:15 am
Lab: Build a Cluster: Storage Server
Garrett McGrath, Princeton
11:30 am
Lecture: HPC Storage, part 2
Garrett McGrath, Princeton

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12:30 pm
Lunch
2:30 pm
Lecture: Cluster Stack Basics
Prentice Bisbal, Princeton

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3:30 pm
Break
3:45 pm
Lecture: Introduction to Configuration Management
Garrett McGrath, Princeton

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4:30 pm
Lab: Build a Cluster: Compute Nodes
Jenett Tillotson, UCAR

Wednesday, August 21

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Lecture: Scheduling and Resource Management
Jenett Tillotson, UCAR

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9:30 am
Lecture: Introduction to Slurm
Jenett Tillotson, UCAR
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Lab: Build a Cluster: Install Scheduler on Head Node
Jenett Tillotson, UCAR
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Lab: Build a Cluster: Run Application via Scheduler
Jenett Tillotson, UCAR
2:00 pm
Lecture: Monitoring
Jenett Tillotson, UCAR

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3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Lecture: HPC User Support
Galen Collier, Rutgers

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Thursday, August 22

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Lecture: Introduction to Networking
Bill Abbott, Rutgers

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9:00 am
Lecture: Networking
Bill Abbott, Rutgers

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10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Panel/Roundtable: Hardware "Stories from Experience"
Galen Collier/Eric Marshall, Rutgers
11:30 am
Lecture: Account Management
Eric Marshall, Rutgers
12:30 pm
Lunch
1:30 pm
Lecture: Lmod, A New Environment Module System
Alexei Kotelnikov, Rutgers

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3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Lecture: User Software Management
Prentice Bisbal, Princeton

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4:00 pm
Panel/Roundtable: Software "Stories from Experience"
Galen Collier/Eric Marshall, Rutgers

Friday, August 23

8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Lecture: Node Health Check
Eric Marshall, Rutgers
9:30 am
Panel/Roundtable: The Future of Research IT
Galen Collier/Eric Marshall, Rutgers
10:00 am
Break
10:15 am
Panel/Roundtable: Closing "Stories from Experience" (Open Q&A)
Eric Marshall, Rutgers
11:30 am
Boxed Lunch to Go
Noon
Brief Facility Tour: Hill Data Center
Ed Humphrey, Rutgers