Registration Information for Ohio Supercomputer Center Workshop: Computing Services to Accelerate Research and Innovation

Ohio Supercomputer Center Workshop:  Computing Services to Accelerate Research and Innovation

Discover how the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) can help accelerate your scientific research by attending a free workshop and training session on Wednesday August 10, 2016.  Sponsored by UC Information Technologies (UCIT) Research & Development, the workshop will help researchers learn more about the high performance computing services provided by the Ohio Supercomputer Center and how to access them.  Topics include:

  • What is OSC? How can OSC help you?
  • High performance computing concepts
  • Hardware and software available at OSC
  • Details on our newest clusters
  • How to connect and log in
  • How to use storage and file systems
  • Introduction to new web interface OnDemand3

There are no prerequisites to attend the workshop, and participants will be able to connect to the supercomputers during the event.  Two identical sessions will be held on August 10th, from 10:00 to 11:30 A.M. in the Health Sciences Library, Electronic Classroom, and from 1:00 to 2:30 P.M. in the Langsam Library Room 475.

To register for the event, visit:

For questions or more information, contact Jane Combs:

About the Ohio Supercomputer Center

The Ohio Supercomputer Center provides supercomputing, networking, research and educational resources to a diverse state and national community, including education, academic research, industry and state government. The OSC’s goal is to empower clients, partner strategically to develop new research and business opportunities, and lead Ohio’s knowledge economy. OSC provides the computational power and storage that scientists need to meet research goals. The hardware and software at OSC has tremendous applications, including bioinformatics, biomedical visualization, deep space observation, or weather modeling. OSC, through OARnet, provides more than 1,850 miles of backbone network to an extended base of clients, from K-12 schools to colleges and universities, academic medical centers to public broadcasting stations. A staff of high performance computing and networking research experts maintain active research programs in HPC and Networking, Homeland Security and Defense, Environmental Sciences, Engineering and Life Sciences. OSC staff teach faculty and student researchers through scientific computing workshops, one-on-one classes, and web-based portal training.

About UC Information Technologies (UCIT) Research & Development

UCIT Research & Development proactively connects university researchers to IT resources, helps identify and provide computing resources for grant applications, and partners with UC researchers and educators to support individual and multidisciplinary research projects.

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