Storage Options and Data Management

Objectives

By the end of this workshop, attendees will be:

  • Familiar with the various options for digital storage provided by UITS Research Technologies.
  • Able to decipher the differences between these options.
  • Able to choose which storage options best suit their particular needs.
  • Familiar with the various technologies and methods used for accessing UITS RT storage options, again with an eye towards which technologies and methods best suit their needs.
  • Familiar with current best practices for storing and managing data, particularly with regards to resiliency and longevity.

Prerequisites

  • Familiarity with the eligibility requirements for IU supercomputing accounts as well as for the SDA.  For more information on eligibility, see the following IU KB article: https://kb.iu.edu/d/aczn#research 
  • Familiarity with the interface for creating IU digital storage accounts through the Create Additional Accounts website: https://access.iu.edu/Accounts/Create .

Attendees do not need to have pre-existing accounts with IU’s supercomputers or the SDA; time will be allotted in the workshop to sign up for these accounts.

Register for the January 2023 workshop.

Storage and Data January 12, 2023

The Supercomputing for Everyone Series (SC4ES) aims to bring more users into the realm of advanced computing, whether it be visualization, computation, analytics, storage, or any related discipline. Research Technologies can take you to the next level of computing.

Supercomputing for Everyone Series workshops and seminars are led by personnel from Research Technologies, a division of University Information Technology Services and a center in the Pervasive Technology Institute at Indiana University.