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"Remote Computer Access: Submitting jobs to Westgrid's clusters" by Vanessa Guerra #91

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brunogrande commented May 20, 2016


This workshop is an introduction to how to connect to some of the Westgrid's clusters and how to submit a batch job. Subjects to be covered in the workshop will include:

  • Using secure shell (SSH) to connect to remote machines
  • Checking on cluster resources availability
  • Using common PBS commands
  • Using environment modules
  • Requesting Interactive jobs for debugging
  • Submitting batch jobs

Time and Place

Where: Simon Fraser University, Burnaby Campus, Library Research Commons
When: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, Monday, May 30, 2016

Required Preparation

Prerequisite knowledge
Familiarity with the Bash shell

Software Dependencies

  • Mac: Terminal (already installed)
  • Windows: MobaXterm


Lessons Notes:

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