Introduction to Helium and Neon

Event Date: 

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm


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.

This training session will be taught be Ben Rogers, Director of Research Services, and will provide both lecture-based and hands-on training. The session will take place October 23rd from 2:30pm to 4:20pm 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.

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:

Slides for the class are available here.

Event Location: 

2523 UCC Training Room