Instructors can request instructional allocations on Rivanna for classes and extended workshops. These allocations are time-limited and generally allow access to a restricted set of nodes and only one special SLURM partition, but are otherwise equivalent to any allocation.
Resource Availability Hardware and Partition Instructional allocations use a dedicated instructional partition. The standard allocation is 25,000 SUs for the semester during which the course is conducted. For workshops, the allocation will persist during the workshop and for two days afterwards. Instructional allocations come with 50GB of temporary project storage space. Data kept in the temporary project storage space will be automatically purged 2 weeks after the class ends unless the instructor requests an extension.
UVA Research Computing provides training opportunities covering a variety of data analysis, basic programming and computational topics. All of the classes listed below are taught by experts and are freely available to UVa faculty, staff and students.
Upcoming Workshops Workshops for 2021 have been moved to online learning formats due to campus closures from COVID-19.
DATE WORKSHOP INSTRUCTOR Mar 16, 2021
Using Bioinformatics tools on Rivanna Gladys Andino Mar 12, 2021
Parallelizing R Jacalyn Huband Apr 9, 2021
R with MPI Jacalyn Huband Research Computing is partnering with the Research Library and the Health Sciences Library to deliver workshops covering a variety of research computing topics.