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ITS Orientation Seminars for New Staff and Students

The second semester will commence on 18 January 2016.  The following orientation seminars will be organized for new staff and students to let them understand more about the services offered by ITS.  

1. Introduction to Information Technology Services (ITS)

This seminar is targeted for new University staff and students to provide them with useful information about the wide range of services offered by ITS.

Date: 20 January 2016
Time: 14:30-15:30
Venue: CPD-1.21, Central Podium (CPD), Centennial Campus
Language: English
Registration link: https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_hdetail.aspx?&UEID=40716
 

2. About the University's Research Support Computing Environment and the HPC/HTC Facilities

HKU is well recognized internationally as a leading university with notable achievements in knowledge discovery and exchange through cutting-edge researches in many disciplines. In this one-hour session, the research support computing environment and the High Performance Computing (HPC)/High Throughput Computing (HTC) facilities offered by ITS will be introduced, with a highlight on the international research computing collaborative consortiums that ITS has been participating in. The additional facilities available under the newly installed HPC and HTC servers will also be introduced.

This seminar is particularly useful for postgraduates, teachers and researchers who require intensive computation power to support their researches.

Date: 20 January 2016
Time: 15:30-16:30
Venue: CPD-1.21, Central Podium (CPD), Centennial Campus
Language: English
Registration link: https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_hdetail.aspx?&UEID=40717

All new staff and students are welcome to join the above seminars.

 

Veronica Yick
User Services Team
Tel: 3917 6285
Email: vyick@hku.hk