This online course will start on the 20th of April and it will run for two weeks, with an estimated effort of 4 hours per week. It is provided as a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course).
During this time you will be guided through the concepts of one-sided communication and learn to perform these data movements correctly and efficiently using MPI (with C and Fortran bindings). Several examples and exercises will illustrate their use and help to understand the benefits of these routines, and you also will be able to challenge your knowledge with some quizzes!
This online course has been developed by HLRS, ASTRON and SURFsara with the sponsorship of PRACE, and the registration is done for free through FutureLearn in the indicated link below.
In the first week, you will get an overview and learn about the principles of one-sided communication. In the second week, we will provide more details, examples and excercises of one-sided communication.
This course will cover:
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
C or Fortran and basic knowledge of MPI.
The course language is English.
This online course is for free.
HLRS is part of the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing (GCS), which is one of the six PRACE Advanced Training Centres (PATCs) that started in Feb. 2012.
HLRS is also member of the Baden-Württemberg initiative bwHPC-C5.
This course is sponsored by the PRACE MOOC program, but is not part of the PRACE training curriculum. This course is also provided within the framework of the bwHPC-C5 user support.