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Pervasive Technology Institute

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Education, Outreach, and Training Resources

Upcoming events

Internet2 Annual Technical Conference

Sun, 10/26/2014 (All day) - Thu, 10/30/2014 (All day)

More information forthcoming...see the website for details.

2014 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE BigData 2014)

Mon, 10/27/2014 (All day) - Thu, 10/30/2014 (All day)

Washington DC, USA

For more information visit the conference website:

Scholars' Commons: Planned obsolescence: publishing, technology, and the future of the academy

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

219 Hodge Hall, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University Bloomington

Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Director of Scholarly Communication at the Modern Language Association and Visiting Resarch Professor of English, New York University

In conjunction with the Scholar's Commons Grand Opening at the Herman B Wells Library, Kathleen Fitzpatrick will be discussing the future of scholarly communication, which, she avers, undoubtedly l

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Scholars' Commons Grand Opening

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Herman B Wells Library, Scholars' Commons, Indiana University Bloomington

Reception, remarks, and tours.

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Introductory Parallel Programming for Supercomputers - IUB

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Herman B Wells Library - W114, Indiana University Bloomington

This workshop will introduce the concepts of threads and message passing to harness multiple processors to accomplish a single task. Both a lecture and hands-on lab will be included.

This workshop is full, another session has been added November 7th.  Please see the IT Training schedule to sign-up.

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Resources for IU faculty, students, and staff

High Performance Computing Systems for IU Researchers: An Introduction

This hands-on course covers the basics of using IU's supercomputing systems from logging in to job creation and submission.

Download a copy of the slides from the September 10, 2012 HPC introduction. (ppt)

UITS Research Technologies Overview & Fair

Representatives from the Big Red and Quarry Supercomputers, Research Storage, the Research Database ComplexHigh Performance ApplicationsScience Community Tools, and High Performance Filesystems gave an overview of the services available from Research Technologies in support of research at Indiana University.  

Download a copy of the slides from the Overview Presentation (pptx)


Resources for K-12 educators

The Indiana University Pervasive Technology Institute has engaged for several years in K-12 Education, Outreach and Training (EOT) events related to technology in general and computing in particular. Through the resources linked here, we hope to assist educators in adding these types of workships to their own curriculum. 

Generating Early Interest in Science and Technology - Workshops and Teaching Materials

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Additional Materials and Resources