XSEDE HPC Workshop: OpenACC
November 5, 2013
XSEDE, along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois will be presenting an OpenACC GPU programming workshop on November 5.
OpenACC is the accepted standard using compiler directives to allow quick development of GPU capable codes using standard languages and compilers. It has been used with great success to accelerate real applications within very short development periods. This workshop assumes knowledge of either C or Fortran programming. It will have a hands-on component using the Blue Waters which is deployed at NCSA.
Due to demand, this workshop will be telecast to several satellite sites. This workshop is NOT available via a webcast. Please note that the hands-on accounts will be limited to 150 students, available across all sites and awarded by order of registration.
You may attend at any of the following sites. Registration will be available soon.
- Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center
- Ohio Supercomputing Center
- Michigan State University
- Harvey Mudd College
- University of Delaware
- University of Utah
- Georgia State University
- University of Houston Clear Lake
- King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
- National Center for Supercomputing Applications
The tentative agenda, subject to change, is below. It is designed to be time-zone friendly.
|Tuesday November 5
All times given are Eastern time
|11:45||Parallel Computing and Accelerators|
|12:15||Intro to OpenACC|
|2:00||Introduction to OpenACC, con't|
|4:00||Using OpenACC with CUDA Libraries|
|4:30||Advanced OpenACC and OpenMP 4.0|
|5:00||Final Notes and Adjourn|
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