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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.


This event will be presented online using WebEx technology and in person at NERSC Oakland Scientific Facility. Please see the remote setup page for connection information.


There is no registration for the online event. Visit the remote setup page for connection information. 

If you wish to attend locally in Oakland, please send email to Local attendees will have the opportunity to take a tour of the NERSC machine room.


Time (PDT)Time (EDT)TopicPresenter
 9:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.  NERSC Overview David Turner
 9:15 a.m. 12:15 p.m.  Accounts and Allocations David Turner
 9:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m.  Connecting to NERSC Yushu Yao
 10:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m.  User Computing Environment David Turner
 10:15 a.m. 1:15 p.m.  Break  
 10:30 a.m. 1:30 p.m.  Submitting and Running Jobs Scott French
 11:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m.  Data Management/Data Services Lisa Gerhardt, Yushu Yao
 11:45 a.m. 2:45 p.m.  Next Steps and Wrapup David Turner
 12:00 noon 3:00 p.m.  End (and optional tour of machine room) David Turner