13th October 2021 (Registration is closed)

Introduction

This is a hands on workshop where participants will use code snippets to illustrate the best approach to accessing the power of  our new AMD ROME CPUs.

The workshop will cover:

  • The ROME Microarchitecture & Memory channels
  • Compilation, & optimization
  • Numa regions & Pinning
  • Maths and Scientific Libraries
  • uProf a new profiler

Format

The virtual workshop will be run on multiple DiRAC sites so you will be able to experience exactly what you need to do on the system you use.

  • Support will be there from AMD and the local technical support teams.
  • A shared slack channel will be available to ask questions, highlight any issues and share good practice between sites.

Target Audience

The target audience is researchers:

  • Who are interested in building and running their code on our new DiRAC-3 AMD systems.
  • Who want to run their code efficiently to get the best performance.
  • Who want to take advantage of the new AMD features and tools.

Requirements

Only basic experience of a language is required C/C++, Fortran, or Python.


Registration

Closing date is the 6th of October. Now closed

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