UC Workshop: Big Data at OSC

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

University of Cincinnati

East Campus in MSBRCV, E602



The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) is pleased to announce a Big Data workshop to be held on March 13, 2018 at University of Cincinnati. This workshop will begin with an introduction to Big Data and its applications. Data analytics capabilities at OSC will be discussed. The workshop focuses on running hadoop and spark jobs using OSC resources. Attendees will have an opportunity to try and experience running these software packages at OSC clusters.


Topics for this workshop include:

·         Introduction to Big Data

·         Data analytics at OSC

·         Running Hadoop and Spark at OSC


This is a hands-on workshop and we will be running exercises in a Linux command line environment. OSC workshop accounts will be provided. 

Who Should Attend

Current or prospective researchers who are interested in Big Data analytics, Hadoop, or Spark.


Some familiarity with command line, Linux, or programming is helpful, but not required.

Method of Delivery

Slide presentation and hands-on exercises. Materials for tutorials are available here:



Registration is closed.


Additional Information

Contact oschelp@osc.edu(link sends e-mail) with questions.