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A hands-on introduction to using Linux command line interface. Aimed at HPC users with little to no Linux experience.
Software: Bash shell
Duration: 120 min

Room description:

As our global pandemic continues, some tutorials are held remotely and require NYU sign on to access, while others are held in person, without a remote component. Please note the correct modality and location of the tutorial when registering

Prerequisites: An HPC user account
Skills Taught / Learning Outcomes:
  • Basic understanding of Bash shell
  • Navigating file system
  • Most commonly used Linux commands
  • Shell scripting
Class Materials: Link to Class Materials
Related Classes:

Using Slurm on Greene Cluster

Big Data Tutorial 1: MapReduce

Big Data Tutorial 2: Using Hive

Big Data Tutorial 3: Introduction to Spark

Additional Training Materials:

Available via LinkedIn Learning (NYU NetID required):



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