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This community is the place to hear the latest news about IBM Spectrum LSF, connect with other users and showcase your expertise.  Our team will be posting technical blogs & how-to videos on a regular basis covering a broad range of topics focused on IBM Spectrum LSF and other relevant technologies for high-performance computing (HPC).  Be on the lookout for announcements regarding in-person User Groups sessions and Workshops throughout the year.  

This is your community and a place to share your experience and learn from other users.  We look forward to your participation in this community!

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  • LSF Users Group Meeting @ SC19 in Denver!

    We hope you can make it to SC19 next month in Denver.

    If you are attending, mark your calendars for the LSF Users Group Meeting. Here's an abstract for the event:

    IBM LSF & HPC User Group Meeting Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Centennial Ballroom G
 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    Meet the experts, talk to other customers and learn about the latest developments at this year’s IBM Spectrum LSF user group at SC19. We have a full agenda with customer and expert presentations, and will cover everything from GPU machine learning to containerized workloads and hybrid cloud bursting. Don't miss this opportunity to interact with your peers at this yearly session at SC. Accelerated computing platform content will be presented from 4-5 pm. The main agenda will be followed by a cocktail reception at 5:00 pm to continue the discussions.

    We are looking forward to seeing you!