Weekly Update: October 3, 2018
IN THIS MESSAGE
- Center Announcements
- Applications Open for Better Scientific Software Fellowship Program
- Eos Default Module Changes (Oct 15)
- Meetings & Workshops
- September OLCF User Conference Call (Sep 26)
- October HPC Best Practices Webinar (Oct 17)
- Upcoming Scheduled Outages (none)
APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR BETTER SCIENTIFIC SOFTWARE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
Do you have something to share with the scientific software community? Do you have a passion to learn and teach others about better software? Are you affiliated with a US-based institution that can receive funding from the US Department of Energy? If so, consider applying for a Better Scientific Software (BSSw) Fellowship. Fellows receive an award of up to $25,000 that can be used for an activity that promotes better scientific software, such as organizing a workshop or tutorial, or creating content to engage the scientific software community.
For more information and to apply, please see https://bssw.io/fellowship. Applications are due October 16.
EOS DEFAULT MODULE CHANGES (OCT 15)
New versions of software have been installed on Eos and will be set as default on October 15 unless issues are reported. Users are encouraged to use the new versions and report issues to email@example.com. To view a list of the new software versions, please visit the Software News page.
MEETINGS & WORKSHOPS
SEPTEMBER OLCF USER CONFERENCE CALL (SEP 26)
Thanks for joining us for the September OLCF User Conference Call. During the call, OLCF’s Jack Morrison presented jsrunVisualizer, a utility to help users better understand various options for the jsrun command on Summit. If you were unable to attend and would like to view the presentation, or if you attended and would like to review things, the slides have been uploaded to the event page. That page also contains a link to the call video on the OLCF Training Channel on Vimeo.
OCTOBER HPC BEST PRACTICES WEBINAR (OCT 17)
The next HPC Best Practices Webinar, “Open Source Best Practices:From Continuous Integration to Static Linters”, will be presented from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM on Wednesday, Oct 17. Participation in this webinar is free but registration is required. For more information or to register, visit https://www.exascaleproject.org/event/ci2sl/.
UPCOMING SCHEDULED OUTAGES
There are no outages scheduled through October 12.