Big data Workshop

 


XSEDE along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center announced a two day Big Data workshop. This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark. The event will be presented using the Wide Area Classroom (WAC) training platform. All undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty and staff are all welcome to attend the workshop. As a XSEDE Campus Champion, we are hosting the event at UTEP as a remote site for the workshop.

 

 

Registration:  Register at XSEDE Portal (Deadline:  February 05, 2018, 7:00 MT)

       Free but registration recommended

       Missed the deadline but still interested, contact vkotteda@utep.edu

Where: 325, Conference room, Library, University of Texas at El Paso
When: February 07-08, 2018

All participants are requested to bring their own laptop for the workshop. For more information, visit  XSEDE user portal or contact vkumar or vkotteda  (@utep.edu).

 

Agenda

 

Wednesday, February 07
All times given are Mountain

 

09:00

Welcome

09:25

Intro to Big Data

10:00

Hadoop

10:30

Intro to Spark

11:00

Lunch break

12:00

Spark

13:30

Spark Exercises

14:30

Spark

15:00

Adjourn

 

 

 

Thursday, February 08
All times given are Mountain

 

 

09:00

Machine Learning: Recommender System with Spark

 

 

11:00

Lunch break

 

 

12:00

Deep Learning with Tensorflow

 

 

14:30

Bridges: A Big Data Platform

 

 

15:00

Adjourn