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Getting Started at NERSC

January 17, 2013

NERSC Training Webinar

10:00 - 12:00 PST

January 17, 2013

Presented as a Web Event only

Getting Started at NERSC

For New NERSC Users

Richard Gerber, NERSC User Services Group

This training event is intended for new NERSC users. Basic computer skills and some knowledge of how distributed-memory supercomputers work is assumed.

Hands-on exercises will be interspersed with the presentations.

Please register (it's free!) using the Registration link in the menu on the left.


  • What is NERSC?
  • Comptuing Resources
  • Storage Resources
  • NERSC Services & How to Get Help
  • Accounts and Allocations
  • Connecting to NERSC
  • Data transfer and storage
  • Programming Environment
  • Running Jobs