13th October 2021 (Registration is closed)


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


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.


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


Closing date is the 6th of October. Now closed

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