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XSEDE HPC Workshop:Big Data

Start date
12/04/2018 11:00 EST
End date
12/05/2018 17:00 EST
Posted by Tom Maiden on 11/26/2018 14:34 UTC

December 4-5, 2018
XSEDE along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center is pleased to announce a two day Big Data workshop, to be held December 4-5, 2018.

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

Tuesday, December 4
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

Wednesday, December 5
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

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

You may attend at any of the following sites.

  • Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Stanford University
  • Tufts University
  • University of Iowa
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • Iowa State University
  • West Virginia University
  • Old Dominion University
  • University of Notre Dame
  • Georgia State University
  • University of Arizona
  • National Center for Supercomputing Applications
  • Arizona State University
  • Purdue University
  • Texas Tech University
  • University of South Carolina
  • The University of Texas at El Paso
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake
  • George Mason University
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville – National Institute for Computational Sciences
  • University of South Dakota
  • University of Houston
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Register via the XSEDE Portal:

For more information about the event please visit the following page: