XSEDE New User Training

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.

The following topics are covered:

  • 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
  • The XSEDE User Portal
  • Training and documentation resources
  • How to get help
  • Extended and Collaborative support
  • Software availability
  • Allocations

Lecture Materials

See:

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 January 2014 15:07  

About Outreach and Training

Workshops incorporate both lectures and extensive hands-on sessions. Programming exercises are carefully designed to reinforce concepts and techniques taught in class.

Instructors have strong scientific and technical backgrounds and are available for individual consultation, including help with participants' own coding needs.

Biomedical Workshops

The education and outreach program of the Biomedical Applications Group includes workshops and online teaching tools, online courses, and workshop webcasts, among other approaches.

User Information

PSC Passwords

Connect to PSC systems:

PSC Policies

For technical questions:
Call the PSC hotline: 412-268-6350 / 800-221-1641 or mail to remarks@psc.edu.

Other services PSC provides:

Advanced Networking: High-speed network design, testing and tuning

3ROX: High-speed network access

Biomedical Applications: Computational biomedical research and training