This seminar will consist of a 60 minute introduction, followed by a 90 minute practical workshop and will be held in Room 11.06, Worsley Building, at 12.30 on Thursday 19th December.
Seminars are free and open for all to attend. No prior booking is required.
PLEASE NOTE – To take full advantage of the workshop, participants are asked to bring their own laptops, and must have a Google account with an activated Google Cloud Services account under the free trial schema. Also, it is highly recommended that MS Windows users install MobaXterm as this makes working with remote machines much easier. Previous programming experience and knowledge of the Bash shell or any other Terminal shell is recommended.
Workshop: Cloud-based Virtual Machines for research
By: Daniel Valdenegro (University of Leeds)
Abstract: In this workshop we will introduce the use of Virtual Machines (VM) for data storage, and data manipulation and analysis. We will define a pipeline that will allow us to create and set a task in a reliable and secure way without the need for constant supervision from the user, making use of the tools provided by the cloud service.
The topics covered in the workshop will be:
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