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2016 NESAP Workshop and Hack-a-Thon

November 29, 2016

NERSC will be hosting an in person workshop and hack-a-thon for NESAP teams (all tiers) on the Cori Phase 2 system - at the CRT building (Bld 59) on the LBNL campus from November 29 to December 1.

The agenda is not yet finalized, but it will be roughly 1/3 presentations and 2/3 hand-on performance analysis and optimization work. The event will take place from 9am to 5pm each day.

Presentations will include case-studies from optimization efforts on NESAP codes on the Cori system.

The hands-on section will use the Cori KNL partition as well as a number of performance tools like Vtune, Vector Advisor, Craypat and LIKWID.

Agenda:

Tuesday November 29:

8:45 - Welcome and safety minute

9:00 - 10:00 Practical issues and How to for Running on Cori KNL Nodes

10:00 - 12:00 Hands on

12:00 - 1:30 Case Study Presentations and Discussion of Team Goals (Working Lunch)

1:30 - 5:00 Hands on

Wednesday November 30:

9:00 - 10:00 Summary of Day 1 Outcomes

10:00 - 12:00 Hands On

12:00 - 1:30 Case Study Presentations and Discussion of Team Goals (Working Lunch)

1:30 - 5:00 Hands On

Thursday December 1:

9:00 - 10:00 Day 2 Summaries

10:00 - 4:00 (includes working lunch) Hands On

4:00 - 5:00 Final Summaries

Please register for the event at the following URL: 

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