Weekly Update: September 12, 2018
IN THIS MESSAGE
- Center Announcements
- Applications Open for Better Scientific Software Fellowship Program
- Meetings & Workshops
- ARM Debugging and Performance Analysis Workshop – Presented by Arm (Sep 14)
- HPC Best Practices Webinar (Sep 19)
- Upcoming Scheduled Outages
- home.ccs.ornl.gov (Sep 18)
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. There will be an informational webinar on September 21; please see the website for connection details. Applications are due October 16.
MEETINGS & WORKSHOPS
ARM DEBUGGING AND PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS WORKSHOP – PRESENTED BY ARM (SEP 14)
On September 14, 2018, the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) will host a workshop on debugging and performance analysis using the Arm Forge suite of tools. Arm’s Nick Forrington will give an introduction to both the Arm DDT and Arm MAP tools and show how they can be used together during application development. After the introduction, participants will be guided through a series of hands-on exercises to gain experience with the topics covered. The topics will include memory leaks, non-interactive debugging, debugging GPU applications, profiling MPI imbalance, and profiling GPU applications. If you would like more information, or want to register, please visit the event page. While registration is now closed, badged ORNL personnel may still attend either in person or via the webcast.
HPC BEST PRACTICES WEBINAR (SEP 19)
The next HPC Best Practices Webinar, “Modern CMake”, will be presented from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM on Wednesday, Sep 19th. Participation in this webinar is free but registration is required. For more information or to register, visit https://www.exascaleproject.org/event/cmake/.
UPCOMING SCHEDULED OUTAGES
home.ccs.ornl.gov will be unavailable from 8:00 AM until 9:00 AM on Tuesday, September 18.