Changeset 3064 in /cluster/svnroot


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Timestamp:
Mar 12, 2011 1:28:47 PM (10 years ago)
Author:
skylar
Message:

renaming, adding intro page (#599)

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bccd-ng/text/cascadia_2011
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  • bccd-ng/text/cascadia_2011/Makefile

    r3020 r3064  
    2323TEXMFLOCAL := "."
    2424
    25 cascadia_slides : cascadia_slides.tex
    26         latex cascadia_slides && \
    27                 bibtex cascadia_slides && \
    28                 latex cascadia_slides && \
    29                 latex cascadia_slides && \
    30                 dvips cascadia_slides.dvi
     25cascadia_2011_slides : cascadia_2011_slides.tex
     26        latex cascadia_2011_slides && \
     27                bibtex cascadia_2011_slides && \
     28                latex cascadia_2011_slides && \
     29                latex cascadia_2011_slides && \
     30                dvips cascadia_2011_slides.dvi
    3131
    32 ps : cascadia_slides
    33         dvips cascadia_slides.dvi
     32ps : cascadia_2011_slides
     33        dvips cascadia_2011_slides.dvi
    3434
    35 pdf : cascadia_slides
    36         dvipdf cascadia_slides.dvi
     35pdf : cascadia_2011_slides
     36        dvipdf cascadia_2011_slides.dvi
    3737
    3838clean :
  • bccd-ng/text/cascadia_2011/cascadia_2011_slides.tex

    r3054 r3064  
    8787\end{slide}
    8888
     89\begin{slide}{What is the BCCD?}
     90
     91        \begin{itemize}
     92
     93                \item A software tool for educators for teaching CSE
     94                \item A stable platform for the writing of curricula for CSE
     95
     96        \end{itemize}
     97
     98\end{slide}
     99
    89100\begin{slide}{BCCD early history}
    90101
     
    118129       
    119130                        \subitem Fixed clusters an assumed state for the BCCD
     131
     132                        \subitem Backwards-compatible with BCCDv2
    120133
    121134        \end{itemize}
     
    145158                \item Computer labs
    146159
    147                         \subitem Visual is a plus
    148 
    149                         \subitem Can't take it home
    150 
    151                         \subitem Not all parallel paradigms available
    152 
    153                         \subitem Not stable (reboots)
    154 
    155                         \subitem Not predictable or uniform (what software is installed?)
     160                        \subitem (+) Visual
     161
     162                        \subitem (-) Can't take it home
     163
     164                        \subitem (-) Not all parallel paradigms available
     165
     166                        \subitem (-) Not stable (reboots)
     167
     168                        \subitem (-) Not predictable or uniform (what software is installed?)
    156169
    157170        \end{itemize}
     
    165178                \item Compute cluster (if one is available)
    166179
    167                         \subitem Generally most parallel paradigms available
    168 
    169                         \subitem Relatively stable \& uniform
    170 
    171                         \subitem Job scheduler interferes with immediate, visual results
    172 
    173                         \subitem Primarily (often completely) for research, not education
    174 
    175                         \subitem Can't take it home
     180                        \subitem (+) Generally most parallel paradigms available
     181
     182                        \subitem (+) Relatively stable \& uniform
     183
     184                        \subitem (-) Job scheduler interferes with immediate, visual results
     185
     186                        \subitem (-) Primarily (often completely) for research, not education
     187
     188                        \subitem (-) Can't take it home
    176189
    177190        \end{itemize}
     
    183196        \begin{itemize}
    184197
    185                 \item Live CD (or USB) - runs in a computer lab environment
     198                \item Live CD (or USB or VM) - runs in a computer lab environment
    186199                \item No need to be a sysadmin
    187                         \subitem Networking is automatic and non-disruptive
     200                        \subitem Networking is automatic and non--disruptive
    188201                        \subitem Clustering tools pre--configured (MPI, OpenMP, Torque,
    189202                        etc.)
     
    247260                \item Live CD and diskless nodes use AUFS
    248261                        \subitem Read/write branch stored in RAM
    249                 \item Live CD uses cloop backend (from KNOPPIX)
    250                 \item DHCP lockdown is accomplished by using custom options
     262                \item Live CD uses cloop back--end (from KNOPPIX)
     263                \item DHCP lock--down is accomplished by using custom options
    251264                \item Node auto--detection uses custom ``pkbcast''
    252265        \end{itemize}
     
    261274
    262275                \item BCCD designed to run on LittleFe
     276
     277                \item Designed to be portable
    263278
    264279                \item Hardware
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