UC Workshop: Big Data at OSC

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

University of Cincinnati

CEAS Library room 850D


The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) is pleased to announce a Big Data workshop to be held on October 11, 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 will be available here before the event.

You can find the slides  here and instructions below





Register HERE


Additional Information

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