Common job submission errors and how to avoid them


    Wed, 3 October 2018

    10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT

    1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

    Register Here


    This session is targeted at current Compute Canada users who are familiar with submitting jobs on Compute Canada systems, but could use some tips on how to use the scheduler more effectively.

    This talk will share some of the common mistakes users make with the scheduler, and how to avoid these pitfalls in order to run more jobs and get your research done quicker.

    This session is intended for intermediate users who are already familiar with using the Slurm scheduler on Compute Canada systems. If you would like a more introductory webinar on basic job management and how to use Slurm on Compute Canada systems, please refer to our Training Materials here:


    • Kamil Marcinkowski, System Analyst, WestGrid / University of Alberta

    Who Should Attend:

    • Any existing Compute Canada users who would like tips on how to use a scheduler more effectively

    Webinar Instructions:

    • All registrants will be emailed the connection instructions for this webinar.

    If you have questions or would like more information, please contact