High Performance Computing in the Cloud
Duration 6 weeks
Weekly study 6 hours
Understand high performance computing (HPC) in the cloud
This online course provides an advanced, graduate-level introduction to using cloud computing for high performance computing (HPC) workloads.
The course will cover a wide range of topics from cloud architecture and infrastructure supporting HPC to the business opportunities that are enabled by HPC in the cloud.
What topics will you cover?
The following topics will be covered in the course:
- Virtualization and Containerization
- Parallel Computing Frameworks
- HPC in the Cloud Use Cases
- Cloud Service Orchestration and Resource Scheduling
- Cloud Infrastructure for Supporting Heterogeneous Resources
- CloudLightning Approach: Architecture Overview
- Resource Management in CloudLightning
When would you like to start?
Who is the course for?
The course is aimed at students with experience and knowledge of high performance computing. You may have already completed the Supercomputing course on FutureLearn.
Who will you learn with?
Dublin City University is a young, dynamic and ambitious Irish university with a distinctive mission to transform lives and societies through education, research and innovation.
CloudLightning is a three-year €4M research project to address energy efficiency and high performance in cloud computing. It is funded by the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme.
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