The TACC Institute Series
Immersive Training in Advanced Computation
Designing and Administering Large-scale Systems
April 17-21, 2017
Are you an IT professional setting up a cluster or data center for the first time? Are you an experienced data center administrator who wants to build leadership-class systems? Spend a week learning from TACC's expert and experienced systems administrators about the tools, techniques, and practices that are used at TACC to build out some of the largest and highest performing clusters in the world. Gain practical, hands-on experience provisioning nodes, installing and configuring resource managers, maintaining a sane user environment, and addressing security concerns. Spend time with our system administrators talking about your specific problems and goals one-on-one.
|Monday (4/17)||Tuesday (4/18)||Wednesday (4/19)||Thursday (4/20)||Friday (4/21)|
|8:30-10:00||System Design||Hands-on||SLURM||User Env. Management w/ LMod||Security|
|10:15-11:45||The Top500||Server Synchronization w/ LoSF||SLURM||Tracking Software Usage w/ XALT||Security|
|1:00-2:30||Provisioning w/ Cobbler||Hands-on||Hands-on||Packaging Applications w/ RPM||Closing|
Register now to secure your spot! A payment link to complete registration will be included in your confirmation email.