2 Day XSEDE HPC Workshop: Big Data

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 11:00am to Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 5:00pm

Bale Theatre, Ohio Supercomputer Center

December 5 & 6, 2017

XSEDE along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center is pleased to announce a two day Big Data workshop, to be held December 5-6, 2017.

This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark and will be presented using the Wide Area Classroom (WAC) training platform.

Tuesday, December 5
All times given are Eastern
11:00 Welcome
11:25 Intro to Big Data
12:00 Hadoop
12:30 Intro to Spark
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Spark
3:30 Spark Exercises
4:30 Spark
5:00 Adjourn

Wednesday, December 6
All times given are Eastern
11:00 Machine Learning: Recommender System with Spark
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Deep Learning with Tensorflow
4:30 Bridges: A Big Data Platform
5:00 Adjourn

Advance registration is closed, but there are still spaces available. You may attend as a walk-in participant. If you have any questions, email kcahill@osc.edu


XSEDE, the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment, is the most advanced, powerful, and robust collection of integrated digital resources and services in the world. It is a single virtual system that scientists and researchers can use to interactively share computing resources, data, and expertise. XSEDE integrates the resources and services, makes them easier to use, and helps more people use them.

XSEDE handles all registration, and an XSEDE account is required. Please allocate extra time to create an XSEDE account, if needed. Questions regarding the workshop or registration should be addressed to Tom Maiden attmaiden@psc.edu(link sends e-mail).

Directions to OSC are availble here: https://osc.edu/about/visitOSC. Please enter via the door on the west side of the building.  If you have additional questions, contact OSChelp at (800) 686-6472, (614) 292-1800 or oschelp@osc.edu