Computing Services

Roar Training Series

ICDS offers a series of training sessions on using the Roar supercomputer. New and experienced users alike can learn to use the system and discover HPC best practices. The series offers hands-on tutorials taught by ICDS engineers and researchers.

Important: Because this training includes hands-on examples we recommend that all attendees have an active Roar account. Apply for an account here.

Upcoming Events

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ICDS Training : New User Training for Roar

Date: Thursday, October 6

Time: 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Location: 103 Career Services Building

Attendees will learn the basics of working in the Roar high performance computing cluster, including accessing the portal, handling data, submitting jobs with MOAB, and accessing software. Attendees will need an active Roar account and should bring a laptop to training.

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ICDS Training : New User Training for Roar Collab

Date: Monday, October 17

Time: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Location: 103 Career Services Building

Attendees will learn the basics of working in the Roar Collab high performance computing cluster, including accessing the portal, handling data, submitting jobs with SLURM, and accessing software. Attendees will need an active Roar Collab account and should bring a laptop to training.

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Session Videos

Even when there are no scheduled live training sessions you can still watch our recordings of previous Roar trainings.

New User Training

Getting Your Software Running on Roar

Intermediate HPC Training