PATC: Introduction to Heterogeneous Memory Usage

Date: 25/Feb/2020 Time: 09:00 - 17:00


The course will take place in the UPC Campus Nord premises. Vertex Building, Room VS208

Target group:  

Cost: All PATC courses are free of cost.

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The objective of this course is to learn how to use systems with more than one memory subsystem. We will see the different options on using Intel’s KNL memory subsystems and systems equipped with Intel’s Optane technology.


 Basic skills in C programming.


Learning Outcomes

The students who finish this course will able to leverage applications using multiple memory subsystems.

Academic Staff

Convener: Antonio Peña, Computer Sciences Senior Researcher, Accelerators and Communications for High Performance Computing, BSC


Further information

All PATC Courses at BSC do not charge fees.
Your laptop does not need a particular GPU. An ssh client is required to connect to our GPU-equipped servers.

Recommended Accomodation: Please follow the link for map of some local hotels.

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Sponsors: BSC and PRACE 5IP project are funding the PATC @ BSC training events.
If you want to learn more about PRACE Project, visit the website.