VSC Training Course:
Introduction to Working on the VSC Clusters

Claudia Blaas-Schenner
Markus Hickel
Siegfried Höfinger
Dieter Kvasnicka
Balazs Lengyel
Irene Reichl
Markus Stöhr
Jan Zabloudil

March 8, 2021

Introduction to Working on the VSC Clusters

Time Slides-Links
09:00 - 09:25 Supercomputers for beginners
09:25 - 09:30 Login to the VSC clusters
09:30 - 09:50 File storage options
09:50 - 10:00 break
10:00 - 10:40 Modules   &   Spack (VSC-4)
10:40 - 11:00 Compiling
11:00 - 11:10 break
11:10 - 12:05 Submitting jobs to SLURM (basics)
12:05 - 12:10 Got stuck? – Get support!
12:10 - 12:15 Wrap-up – morning session
12:15 - 13:15 lunch break
13:15 - 14:05 Submitting jobs to SLURM (advanced)
14:05 - 14:15 break
14:15 - 14:30 Special hardware (GPU, binf)
14:30 - 14:35 Wrap-up – afternoon session
14:35 - 14:45 break
14:45 - 17:00 individual support (on appointment only)

\(~~\) Access the course slides – link inside:
https://vsc.ac.at/training/courses/VSC-Intro
 
 
\(~~\) Slides-Navigation with Animations:
Appropriate aspect ratio of browser window!
The “C” key provides a Table of Contents.
The “F” key toggles the display of the Footer.
Advance to next slide: Mouse Click, Space Bar.
Move forward / backward: Cursor Right / Left.
Home key for first slide, End key for last slide.
 
 
\(~~\) Tired of clicking through Animations ?
The “A” key toggles the viewing modes.
\(~~\) switch to continous scroll !