ACES: Using the Slurm Scheduler on Composable Resources
Instructor: Michael Dickens
Time: Tuesday, September 19, 2023 1:30PM-4:00PM CT
Location: Online using Zoom
Prerequisites: Current ACCESS ID, Basic Linux/Unix skills
Introduction to using the Slurm scheduler on the ACES cluster, a composable accelerator testbed at Texas A&M University. Topics covered include multiple job scheduling approaches and job management tools.
The presentation slides are available as a downloadable PDF file.
This short course covers various job scheduling approaches using the Slurm Workload Manager on ACES:
- HPC Architecture
- SBATCH Parameters
- Single node jobs
- Multi-node jobs
- MPI jobs
- array jobs
- Monitoring job resource usage
- at runtime
- after job completion
- job debugging
Note: During the class sessions many aspects of the material will be illustrated live via a login to ACES. You are encouraged to contact the HPRC helpdesk with any questions regarding ACES.