There’s still time to register for the two workshops were offering tomorrow, September 29!
9:00 – 11:00 AM PST: Introduction to Cloud Computing on AWS
An introduction to the concept of cloud computing, focusing on the main elements of the HPC workflow. The practice materials are based on AWS products, however similar concepts can be adopted to other major cloud service providers. Basic concepts such as regions, zones, VPC, and subnets are explained. Different machine types, as well as storage options are briefly described and the possible use cases for each type are discussed.
1:00 – 3:00 PM PST: HPC Using R
An intermediate-to-advanced workshop on HPC methods in R programming. Topics include profiling and benchmarking, vectorizing code, memory use, data I/O, and parallel programming. Assumes basic proficiency in R programming.
Links to register can be found on our Workshops page. We look forward to seeing you there!