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Sisu Clinic

Sisu Clinic
Date: 03.10.2014 12:00 - 03.10.2014 16:00
Location details: -
Language: english-language
lecturers: Pekka Manninen (Cray)
Price: -

This mini-workshop is targeted for experienced users ("power users") of CSC's Cray XC30 service Sisu. During the workshop, the best practices on compiling and running applications on the Sisu system will be introduced, with a focus on what's new on the system after the major upgrade. The remaining time will be spent on benchmarking and optimizing users' applications onto the system with consultancy and tips from the instructor. It will be possible to attend the workshop over videoconferencing.


Previous experience in building applications to Sisu and using the system for production runs.
12.00-12.15 Overview of the Sisu Phase II: What has changed?
12.15-13.15 Best practices: compiling and running programs
13.15-14.30 Working with the system (hands-on)
14.30-14.45 Coffee break
14.45-15.15 Tuning MPI and Lustre parameters for improved performance
15.15-15.45 Working with the system (hands-on)
15.45-16.00 Round-table on experiences, further Q&A