Intro to Using the Helium Cluster

Event Date: 

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm


ITS – Research Services is holding a two hour introductory training session on using the Helium Cluster. This session is intended for anyone who will be running jobs on Helium. During this training session we will discuss:

  • How to make the most effective use of HPC resources
  • Connecting to the Helium cluster
  • Launching HPC jobs
  • Getting your data to and from Helium
  • Getting access to the software you need

The training session will provide hands-on training and include help from ITS Research Services Staff. The session will take place Wednesday, July 25th from 2:00 to 4:00 with a break in the middle and will be located in the IT Training Room in the UCC Conference Center on the second floor of the Old Capital Mall. There is room for 15 people. Please sign up using the form below if you are interested in attending. Registration is first come first served. If you are unable to attend the session after signing up, please let Research Services staff know.

Presentation slides from the training session are available : Slides.pptx

Please note: In order to complete the in class activities, you will need a Helium account.

If you have not already done so, please fill out the Helium access agreement to get an account. The access agreement form is located here:

Please let us know if you require any special accommodations.

Event Location: 

UCC Training Room