Introduction to High-Performance Computing

How does parallel computing work

Overview

Teaching: 40 min
Exercises: 20 min
Questions
  • What are the different ways in which we can use resources in parallel?

  • What implications do different parallel models have for performance and my use of HPC?

  • How do I use different parallel strategies on an HPC system?

Objectives
  • Be able to describe different approaches to parallelisation.

  • Identify how different approaches impact your use of an HPC system.

Key Points