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Cancelled! Bioweek: Using Taito cluster for high throughput data analysis
Date: 09.03.2017 9:00 - 09.03.2017 17:00
Location details: The event is organised at the CSC Training Facilities located in the premises of CSC at Keilaranta 14, Espoo, Finland. The best way to reach us is by public transportation; more detailed travel tips are available.
Language: english-language
lecturers: Kimmo Mattila
Ari-Matti Sarén
  • 60 for-finnish-academics
  • 280 for-others
The fee covers all materials, lunches as well as morning and afternoon coffees.
The seats are filled in the registration order. You may cancel your attendance without a charge 5 business days prior the course. For cancellations after that and no-shows without a cancellation the full fee will be invoiced.
Additional Information



This course provides a tutorial-style introduction to the essential, practical computational tools for life science research, with a focus on the infrastructure provided by CSC. The topics will include, linux commans line usage,  managing your datasets at CSC, running analysis on a computer cluster (Taito).

This course is part of the CSC BioWeek.


No previous knowledge is needed.

Learning outcomes

The workshop is aimed for graduate students in the field, providing a comprehensive overview on the tools of the trade, without forgetting the important aspect of network building.



  • Introduction to CSC (servers, accounts etc.)
  • Moving data between CSC and local environment
  • Data storage: HPC Archive, IDA    


  • Module system at Taito
  • Using batch jobs for high throughput computing