Tutorials

HPC@LSU invites you to attend our weekly training scheduled every Wednesdays, except university holidays. All training sessions are from 9:00AM to 11:00AM at 307 Frey Computing Services Center. The sessions will be available on WebEx for remote participants and will be recorded for later review.

The training sessions are subject to cancellation due to lack of registrations, so please register if you plan on attending. Registration closes in the afternoon on the day prior to the training.

Click on the tutorial topic to obtain more information and registration details. WebEx remote connect links to attend the training will be provided via email to all registered participants.

Note: The Slide and Support Materials links are placeholders until content is added after the tutorial.

Fall 2017 Training Schedule


2017 XSEDE Winter Training Schedule

1. December 5-6, 2017: Big Data

TopicBig Data
DateDecember 5-6, 2017
Time10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
PlaceRoom 100B Media Center Center (CCT)
DescriptionXSEDE along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center are pleased to announce a one day Big Data workshop. This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark, it is highly hands-on oriented.

LSU will be one of the satellite sites that offer this training. You need to register with XSEDE account (free) at XSEDE

Prerequisites
  • Bring your own laptops

Description Class details
RegistrationLSU site from XSEDE

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Virtual Images

For benefit of Training particpants who do not have ready access to a Linux machine, we have created a virtual image of CentOS 6.3. You can use this image in lieu of a LONI or LSU HPC account for some, but not all of our training courses. More details about this image and installation instructions are provided here

Past Tutorials

We offer many tutorial sessions for our HPC users both on campus and through the access grid to LSU partners. Topics covered vary from:

  • Introduction to Linux
  • More Linux
  • LaTeX
  • CVS
  • Subversion
  • MPI
  • OpenMP
  • HPC Environment.

To read descriptions or access PDF's of the slides from past tutorials Past Tutorials.