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HPC Administration Module2

This training is intended for system administrators. It follows Module 1 and provides additional skills to: - Set up Supervision Tools - Install computing nodes via PXE - Set up and deploy Singularity containers - Setup and advanced configure of Slurm


Know how to administer Linux systems


  • Supervision tools installation
  • Nodes installation via pxe
  • Singularity installation and configuration
  • Singularity containers creation
  • Configure Module environnement to use singularity
  • Installation of Slurm
  • Configuration of Slurm
  • Jobs supervision


After this course , the participants will be able to:
  • Install a supervision tool on a cluster
  • Configure a pxe server, create a pxe image and install nodes
  • Install and configure Slurm
  • Installation and deploy Singularity containers

Training materials


  • Ndomassi Tando (NT) -
  • Paul Kouadio (PK) -


Date Lieu Sujet Participants Formateurs Liens Unites
2021 Centre IRD, Montpellier, FRANCE HPC Administration Module2 3 NT   UMR DIADE France
2019 Université Joseph KI-ZERBO, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso HPC Administration Module2 11 NT,PK   UMR DIADE France, DDUNI Ivory Coast