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Tutorial Details: Job Scheduling at MSI

Date: Thursday, March 31, 2011, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Location: 575 Walter
Instructor(s): Nicholas P. Labello, MSI

This tutorial will discuss the queue structure of MSI’s core resources and provide the information you need to write efficient PBS scripts that minimize your wait time and maximize job throughput. Topics covered will include batching many jobs to run in one script, writing automated loops in your PBS script, accessing useful environmental variables set by the scheduler, and an overview of tools available to you for monitoring job progress.

Level: Introductory
Prerequisites: None