The University of Amsterdam has many data science resources available for researchers and students.
The University Library strives to make its collections as open as possible, including the data and metadata required to access these, and to make the products of education and research of the institutions of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and of education and research institutions across the globe as accessible as possible. Providing open access to the collection metadata in various ways and through various channels plays a central role in this regard.
As researcher or engineer you might frequently be impeded in your work by physical limitations of the available ICT equipment: processing and storage capacity, visualization facilities and their integration. Up-scaling to high performance computing (HPC) facilities could be very beneficial to your work.
In this course you will be introduced to various HPC facilities by researchers from the UvA and HPC experts from SURFsara.
During the course you will learn how to use various HPC facilities. You will have the opportunity to discuss your specific problems with experts and work on solutions using SURFsara's state-of-the-art computing facilities. The course is taught in English. In ten sessions, a number of independent modules touching on various HPC and Big Data issues will be addressed:
For more information and to register, please visit the course website. For questions, you may contact Boy Menist.