Optimization & Performance Tuning Workshop

Date: 
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 

BALE Theatre, Ohio Supercomputer Center

 

 

 

 

The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) is pleased to announce an introductory Optimization & Performance Tuning workshop to be held on May 23, 2019 at 1pm in BALE Theatre at OSC. 

Information on getting to OSC can be found here: https://www.osc.edu/about/visitOSC

This workshop will present techniques for improving the performance of scientific software on High Performance Computing (HPC) systems such as those available at OSC.  The focus will be on serial performance, including vectorization and cache utilization, with a brief mention of parallel computing.

 

Topics will include:

  • Hardware overview
  • Important factors for good performance
  • Compiler optimizations
  • Profiling tools

 

To participate in the hands-on exercises, participants are required to bring their own laptops.

Who Should Attend

Current or prospective OSC users who are involved in the development of software for scientific computing.

Prerequisites

Some familiarity with Linux/UNIX and either Fortran 90 or C/C++ is preferred.

Method of Delivery

Presentation and Hands-on exercises.

Registration

Register HERE

 

Additional Information

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