NTF004F - Distributed Computing Concepts and Tools

Spring term 2019

2019-04-1215:30 - 17:30 1. Introduction: from traditional computing to distributed. Security considerations, certificates, authorisation, tokens and delegation.
2019-04-1615:30 - 17:302. Distributed computing services: cluster grids, HPC systems, clouds.
2019-04-1815:00 - 17:003. Active learning: LUNARC/Iridium, batch system.
2019-04-2315:00 - 17:004. Active learning: containerisation with Docker/Singularity
2019-04-2515:00 - 17:005. Principles of scientific data management, big data workflows.
2019-04-3015:00 - 17:006. Active learning: Hands-on tutorial: Rucio tutorial.
2019-05-0215:00 - 17:007. Project presentation, teams and work start.
2019-05-0615:00 - 17:008. Active learnng: ARC-CE installation.

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The course corresponds to 4.5 ECTS credits.

The 2019 lessons are given in the lecture room K262 at the Department of Physics. The students have to bring notebook computers (any operating system) to every lecture.

Teachers: Oxana Smirnova, Balázs Kónya, Florido Paganelli

Contact: Oxana Smirnova, tel. 046-222 7699, Dept. of Physics, office A418