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HTCondor Week 2022 – Virtual Registration closed May 23!

HTCondor is a high throughput computing (HTC) open source software suite designed for automating large batch workloads and managing other compute resources. HTCondor Week is a workshop series that provides in-depth tutorials and talks to learn more about HTCondor, HTC and how they are used.

You can learn more about the Workshop series here:

Registration is required and closes May 23. There is an in-person component, but virtual attendance via Zoom is also available.

HPC Virtual Office Hours

We’re exploring ways to expand facilitation for HPC users on Wendian and Mio, and are beginning with virtual office hours. Computational scientist Nicholas Danes will open his virtual doors via Zoom, twice per week, at the following times, beginning May 04, 2022:

Wednesdays, 12-1 pm
Thursdays, 12-1 pm.

Please join Nicholas on Zoom with the following link:

Nicholas Danes (he/him) – Mines is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: HPC Office Hours
Time: This is a recurring meeting Meet anytime

Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android:

Or iPhone one-tap:  13462487799,4179773375# or 16699006833,4179773375#

Or Telephone:
Dial: +1 346 248 7799 (US Toll) or +1 669 900 6833 (US Toll)
Meeting ID: 417 977 3375
International numbers available:

Or a H.323/SIP room system:
H.323: (US West) or (US East)
Meeting ID: 417 977 3375


Note: The initial few weeks of office hours are considered a test phase to gauge community interest; if deemed successful, we will post our regular HPC office hours on our website at

If these office hours are not convenient for you, please reach out to directly to schedule a separate time for hands-on help with HPC resources.

Thank you!



PEARC22 – Early Registration Ends May 10, 2022!

The Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) annual conference, Practice and Experience in Advanced Research Computing 2022 (PEARC22) is coming July 10-14, 2022 in-person in Boston, MA. Although submission deadlines have passed, it is still a great opportunity for researchers and students to become involved in one of the largest research computing conferences in the United States. Visit the PEARC22 homepage for more information on registration.

PEARC18 @ Pittsburgh, PA: July 22 – July 26, 2018

PEARC18 @ Pittsburgh, PA: July 22 – July 26, 2018

PEARC18 is for everyone who works to realize the promise of advanced computing as the enabler of seamless creativity, the theme of this year’s conference. Scientists and engineers, scholars and planners, artists and makers, students and teachers all depend on the efficiency, security, reliability and sustainability of increasingly complex and powerful digital infrastructure systems. If your work addresses these challenges in any way, PEARC18 is the forum to share, learn and inspire progress.