Introduction to Linux for High-Performance Computing

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Introduction to Linux for High-Performance Computing

January 24, 2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm January 27, 2023 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Welcome to Introduction to Linux for High-Performance Computing! This non-credit, in-person workshop is provided by Michigan State University’s Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research (ICER) and is designed to introduce you to the Linux operating system and command language for use with ICER’s High-Performance Computing Center (HPCC).

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Regsiter by filling out this Google form by January 23, 2023. The same session is offered twice: Tuesday, January 24th, from 10 am-12 pm or Friday, January 27th, from 2 pm-4 pm. You will have the option to select which session you would like to attend on the registration form. 

Cost: Free

Welcome to Introduction to Linux for High-Performance Computing! This non-credit, in-person workshop is provided by Michigan State University’s Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research (ICER) and is designed to introduce you to the Linux operating system and command language for use with ICER’s High-Performance Computing Center (HPCC).

The learning objectives for this course are listed below. 

  • Understand Linux as a general-purpose operating system 
  • Understand the basic syntax of the Linux command language 
  • Use Linux to access ICER’s HPCC 
  • Define HPCC terminology e.g., core, node, and CPU 
  • Understand the HPCC structure and file system 
  • Use Linux to navigate the HPCC and manipulate files 
  • Use a text editor to create and edit files and scripts 
  • Understand the HPCC job scheduler 
  • Use Linux to submit a scheduled job to the HPCC 

* Attendees are required to bring a Wi-Fi-enabled laptop to complete the workshop exercises. 

Questions? Contact Mahmoud Parvizi at parvizim@msu.edu

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