Introduction to High Performance Computing (Using Neon)
The University of Iowa consists of two cluster computers, Neon and Argon. Neon system (2013) consists of 3824 cores and 258 compute nodes and 2 login nodes.
ITS – Research Services is holding a two hour introductory training session on High Performance Computing (HPC) using the Neon Cluster. This session is intended for anyone who will be running jobs on Neon. The training session covers the following aspects:
- How to make the most effective use of HPC resources
- Connecting to the Neon cluster
- Launching HPC jobs
- Getting your data to and from Neon
- Getting access to the software you need
This training session will be taught be Ben Rogers, Director, ITS-Research Services, and will provide both lecture-based and hands-on training. The session will take place September 20 from 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM with a break in the middle and will be located in the IT Training Room (2523) in the UCC Conference Center on the second floor of the Old Capital Mall.
There is room for 16 people. Please click on the "I'm Going" button if you are interested in attending.
Please note: In order to complete the in class activities, you will need a Neon cluster account. If you have not already done so, please visit the HPC apply account page and click on Neon HPC Cluster.
The access agreement form is located here:
Wednesday, September 20 at 12:30pm to 2:30pm
University Capitol Centre, 2523 (Training Room)
200 South Capitol Street, Iowa City, Iowa