XSEDE new user training — April 24

By April 8, 2015Educational, Events

The XSEDE new user training is a 90 minute webinar providing general overview and reference information for first-time users of XSEDE resources at any of XSEDE’s service providers. This session is particularly targeted at users who have just received their first allocation on XSEDE. It is not intended to teach programming, numerical methods, or computational science, but rather to provide a quick tour of what XSEDE has to offer.

Topics covered will include:

  • Overview of XSEDE resources and services
  • How to sign on to / access XSEDE systems and the Common User Environment
  • Moving data in and out of XSEDE
  • Basics of running jobs
  • XSEDE User Portal training and documentation resources
  • How to get help
  • Extended and Collaborative support
  • Software availability
  • Allocations

Significant time will be allotted for Q&A. This webcast is free, and open to all users or prospective users of XSEDE resources. Participants will receive instructions via email on how to access the webcast.

This session will begin at 1 p.m. Eastern time Friday, April 24th. XSEDE will provide certification through Moodle for course participation. Information related to certification will be provided during the training.

Visit the XSEDE User Portal to register.