Advanced Research Computing Training Services


ICDS offers training resources for using Roar, Penn State's High Performance Computing system, including videos, reference sheets, user guides, seminars, workshops, and links to external resources.

The Roar User Guide offers broad “self-service” help and how-to’s for using the Roar supercomputer.

ICDS also offers a series of training sessions on using Roar. New and experienced users alike can learn to use the system and discover HPC best practices. Visit the Roar Training Series page to find upcoming training sessions or to view recordings of past sessions.

Getting Started: 

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More Information: 

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This service is part of the Support and Training category.



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