Introduction to Supercomputing, part I

If you need to perform many calculations, or analyses that are too big for your own system, clusters and supercomputers will provide the computing power you need. In this course, you will learn how to work with these large computing systems!

Tree uit supercomputer Cartesius
04 Jul 2024
13:00 untill 17:00
Amsterdam Science Park

What will you learn in this training?

In this training you will:

• understand what is high-performance computing (HPC)

• learn basic details on clusters and supercomputers

• do practical exercises on the national supercomputer Snellius effectively

• apply the essential best practices on how to work effectively with large HPC systems

For whom?

Anyone who wants to know how to perform very large computing tasks.

This course is organized in collaboration with the UvA via the shared HPC program, see more on


Basic knowledge of Unix shell is useful.


This webinar will be in English