XSEDE HPC Workshop: BIG DATA

May 18-19, 2017

XSEDE along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center is pleased to announce a two day Big Data workshop, to be held May 18-19, 2017.

This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark and will be presented using the Wide Area Classroom (WAC) training platform.

Agenda

Thursday, May 18
All times given are Eastern
11:00 Welcome
11:25 Intro to Big Data
12:00 Hadoop
12:30 Intro to Spark
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Spark
3:30 Spark Exercises
4:30 Spark
5:00

Adjourn

Friday, May 19
All times given are Eastern
11:00

Machine Learning: Recommender System with Spark

1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Deep Learning with Tensorflow
4:30 Bridges: A Big Data Platform
5:00 Adjourn

Logistics

Due to demand, this workshop will be telecast to several satellite sites.

You may attend at any of the following sites.

  • Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center
  • Louisiana Tech University
  • University of Delaware
  • Harvey Mudd College
  • Tufts University
  • National Center for Supercomputing Applications
  • Howard University
  • Georgia State University
  • Lehigh University
  • University of Houston - Clear Lake
  • Purdue University
  • Ohio Supercomputer Center
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Michigan State University
  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • Old Dominion University
  • University of Nebraska - Lincoln
  • University of Iowa
  • Boston University
  • University of Houston
  • Stanford University

Registration

Register via the XSEDE Portal

Questions

Please address any questions to Tom Maiden at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Host sites

See https://www.psc.edu/index.php/xsede-hpc-workshop-series-connection-instructions for connection information.


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