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Allinea DDT and MAP Training 2015

NERSC will host an in-depth training course on Allinea DDT, a graphical parallel debugger, and Allinea MAP, a graphical parallel performance profiler, on Thursday, May 14, 2015.  This training class will be provided by an Allinea staff member teamed up with a USG consultant. If you would like your code to be used by the class for debugging or profiling in the hands-on session in the afternoon, please indicate that to us. We will need to determine suitability of the code and prepare the code… Read More »

Intel compiler performance optimization and characterization

May 13, 2015

NERSC will host an in-depth training presentation on using the Intel compiler as a performance optimization and characterization tool. The presentation will be May 13th from 10am to 12pm Pacific time. The speaker will be Rakesh Krishnaiyer of Intel. Abstract For identified hotspots/analysis done using performance profiling tools (such as VTune), we will discuss how to use the compiler reports to maximize performance and how to guide the compiler optimizer’s code transformations. The talk… Read More »

Key Actions for Optimizing for KNL

"Key Actions When Optimizing for KNL," by Nathan Wichmann of Cray and an update from NERSC Read More »

Intel OpenMP Training @ NERSC

Wednesday, March 25th, 10AM-2PM PDT NERSC’s Oakland Scientific Facility Read More »

TotalView Training 2015

NERSC will host an in-depth training course on TotalView, a graphical parallel debugger developed by Rogue Wave Software, on Thursday, March 26, 2015.  This will be provided by Rogue Wave Software staff members. The training will include a lecture and demo sessions in the morning, followed by a hands-on parallel debugging session in the afternoon. Location This event will be presented online using WebEx technology and in person at NERSC Oakland Scientific Facility. Please see the remote… Read More »

NUG 2015 Training

There will be two days of training associated with NUG 2015: New User and Data training on Monday, Feb. 23 and a optimization hack-a-thon on Wednesday, Feb. 25. Read More »

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Edison Training: Programming, Debugging, and Optimization

December 16, 2014

Ways to improve your code's performance while running on Edison. Read More »

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BerkeleyGW2014

Description This event is a workshop, with hands-on user sessions, on the GW and GW-BSE approaches using the BerkeleyGW package will be held November 19-21, 2014, at the Oakland City Center (OCC) Conference Center, Oakland, California, near the NERSC Facility. The target audience for the workshop are graduate students, postdocs, and researchers who are interested in learning about or sharpening their skills onab initiocalculations of many-electron effects in excited-state properties of… Read More »

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Xeon Phi Users Group: Performance Tuning and Functional Debugging for Xeon Phi

November 19, 2014

This Bird's of a Feather session at SC14 in New Orleans, LA will build community among those developing HPC applications for systems incorporating the Intel Xeon Phi many-core processor. Read More »

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New User Training: October 30, 2014

October 30, 2014

NERSC will present a three-hour training for new users on October 30, 2014 from 09:00 to 12:00 PDT. This event is targeted to new users of NERSC and will help them navigate the center and its systems. Read More »

OpenMP and Vectorization Training: Tue October 28

October 28, 2014

Members of the NERSC Users Services Group will present a 2.5-hour training session about OpenMP and vectorization on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, from 09:00 to 12:00 PDT. Read More »

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Cray Reveal Tool Training: Sept 18, 2014

Heidi Poxon, Technical Lead and Manager of Cray Performance Tools, will present a web training on the Cray Reveal Tool for porting to manycore systems. Reveal is a performance analysis and code optimization tool. Reveal assists users optimizing code by providing variable scoping feedback and suggested OpenMP compiler directives. Users who are considering adding OpenMP to your applications will find this training especially interesting. Read More »

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New User Training: July 15, 2014

July 15, 2014

NERSC will present a three-hour training for new users on July 15, 2014 from 09:00 to 12:00 PDT. This event is targeted to new users of NERSC and will help them navigate the center and its systems. Read More »

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Joint Facilities User Forum on Data-Intensive Computing

June 16-18, 2014 Oakland City Center Conference Center 500 12th Street, Suite 105 Oakland, CA Directions and Site Brochure Held in conjunction with DOE HPC Operational Review (HPCOR) June 17-19, 2014 The Joint Facilities User Forum on Data-Intensive Computing will bring together users and HPC center staff to discuss successes, failures, lessons learned, and the future of data-driven scientific discovery. There will also be a day of practical user training. The meeting is being organized by… Read More »

BerkeleyGW2013

November 22, 2013

Looking for BerkeleyGW 2014 - please go https://www.nersc.gov/users/training/events/berkeleygw2014/   Description This event is a workshop, with hands-on user sessions, on the GW and GW-BSE approaches using the BerkeleyGW package will be held November 22-23, 2013, at the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab in the NERSC Facility in Oakland, California.  The target audience for the workshop are graduate students, postdocs, and researchers who are interested in learning about or sharpening their… Read More »

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Performance on Edison

October 10, 2013

Ways to improve your code's performance while running on Edison. Read More »

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New User Training: Sep. 10, 2013

September 10, 2013

NERSC will present a four-hour training for new users on Sep. 10, 2013 from 10:00 to 14:00 PDT. This event is targeted to new users of NERSC and will help them navigate the center and its systems. Read More »

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Introduction to High Performance Computing Using GPUs

July 11, 2013

NERSC, NVIDIA, and The Portland Group presented a one-day workshop "Introduction to High Performance Computing Using GPUs" on July 11, 2013 in Room 250 of Sutardja Dai Hall on the University of California, Berkeley, campus. Registration was free and open to all NERSC users; Berkeley Lab Researchers; UC students, faculty, and staff; and users of the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility. This workshop was targeted at users who are familiar with C/C++ and/or Fortran and High Performance… Read More »

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NUG 2013: Training - Getting Started at NERSC

February 16, 2013

Friday, Feb. 15, 2013. NERSC Oakland Scientific Facility, Room 238. Read More »