Training Material

HPC documentation

For general HPC use, the main source of information for our users are:

  • the current website (Hydra-specific)

  • the VSC Docs: Index (general HPC in the VSC)

Training courses

The VUB-HPC team regularly organizes general Linux and HPC training courses (usually twice per year). The trainings are announced by email to all Hydra users, and also on our event page.

Recent training slides:

See also

The additional videos covering the HPC training slides.

Additional free trainings are organized at other VSC sites in Flanders. The European PRACE partnership also regularly organizes free trainings, many of which can be followed online:

Linux tutorial

The Linux tutorial has been developed by the VSC and is tailored towards VUB researchers that want to use Hydra.

The tutorial is available for users of different operating systems:

Note

This tutorial is updated regularly. Please report any errors to VUB-HPC Support.

HPC tutorial

The HPC tutorial provides more in-depth training material, including numerous examples and best practices. The tutorial is geared toward beginners, advanced users, and software developers.

Warning

The Hydra-specific parts of the HPC tutorial are not updated anymore, and may contain outdated information.

The tutorial is available for users of different operating systems: