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Introduction to Linux for HPC
High Performance computing (HPC) is a method of aggregating compute resources in order to accomplish large computationally intensive tasks more efficiently. This course is aimed at introducing the novice compute researcher to the High Performance...
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GPGPU 2015 Workshop: Computing with CUDA
The Department of Computer Science will be hosting a General Purpose Graphics Processing Unit programming workshop from the 20th to the 24th April 2015
Software Carpentry Workshop 2014
Software Carpentry Bootcamp at UCT
If one thing was made clear during the course of the eResearch Africa 2014 conference it was that computing has now become an integral part of science, and that no researcher can afford to be left behind. In the spirit of advancing the use of...
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Meeting the needs of the 21st century researcher

Picture the sheer size of the dataset collected by astrophysicists as they try to map the very fabric of the universe. Then imagine the challenges of sharing that data with hundreds of researchers across the globe.  
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GPGPU 2015 Workshop: Computing with CUDA

The Department of Computer Science will be hosting a General Purpose Graphics Processing Unit programming workshop from the 20th to the 24th April. The principal lecturers on the course will be John Stone and Manuel Ujaldon. Read more

Featured Resource

UCT Savvy Researcher Series light up young researchers’ path to success

The Savvy Researcher Series brings information professionals and university experts together with postgraduate (PG) students to explore topics related to research and academic success. Read more

 

Guidelines Published for Research Ethics Committees in Africa

SUN MeDIA Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch University’s publishing house, recently published a new book to inform Research Ethics Committees on research ethics issues in Africa.  Read more

Featured Case Study

Data processed quicker using HPC

By using ICTS’s high performance computing service (HPC), Shaun Garnett who is doing his PHD in Medical Biochemistry has been able to process his data in half the time that it used to take him on a desktop computer. Read more

ICTS managed HPC service proves to be cheaper and less time consuming to run data

With a background in computer science and chemistry, Associate Professor Michelle Kuttel, has been using the high performance computing service offered by ICTS for her latest research in carbohydrate vaccine components. Read more