HBP Training Event: The use of Containers on High Performance Computing (HPC) systems

Palermo, Italy

March 24, 2020 at 09:15 – March 25, 2020 at 17:30

Update: this event has been cancelled.

This event will introduce participants to the use of containers on HPC systems. After the course, attendees will have a greater understanding about the techniques and the steps needed to assemble units of software which package up all code and dependencies necessary to execute a specific task. The program includes both technical lectures from HBP partners including CNR, EPFL and ETHZ-CSCS, and extensive hands-on sessions focused on the implementation of containers for use cases of the HBP Brain Simulation Platform. 

Requirements for attending the event: 

  • Good knowledge of Python programming 
  • Basic knowledge of web applications and programming 

Registration is free but mandatory. There is a maximum number of 30 participants. To register, please send an email with your technical background and interest in attending the event to alessia.bonafede@cnr.it