// Instructional Video Collection

Become an NCCS User


Potential NCCS Users must accomplish certain prerequisites to gain access to the NCCS systems. This video gives instruction summary on how to establish a NASA Identity, complete the IT security training, and request an RSA SecurID token.

FULL PAGE



How to Request an NCCS RSA Token


Potential NCCS Users must accomplish certain prerequisites to gain access to the NCCS systems. This video gives detailed instructions on how to request an RSA SecurID token.

FULL PAGE



Accessing ADAPT Instructional Video


Learn how to access and login to a virtual machine on the ADAPT system. ADAPT users can customize their VM experience by selecting their preferred operating system. Instructions include how to access an ADAPT Linux VM from Linux and Windows operating systems, and how to access a Windows ADAPT VM directly through a web browser.

FULL PAGE



Introduction to Using SLURM on the Discover Cluster


NCCS provides SchedMD's Slurm resource manager for users to control their scientific computing jobs and workflows on the Discover supercomputer. This video gives instructions on how users can submit jobs to be scheduled, specifying resource requests such as CPU time, memory, as well as other options for optimizing productivity.

FULL PAGE



Performing Secure File Transfers Between Discover and Your Windows Workstation


This video instructional describes how to perform a secure file transfer between the Discover systems and a local windows workstation. The user will be given instruction on how to download and install the PuTTy terminal emulator software as well as the WinSCP secure GUI file transfer utility necessary to accomplish file transfers.

FULL PAGE



Anaconda on ADAPT


Anaconda is now available globally on ADAPT which means users no longer need to install Anaconda down their personal directory locations. This instructional includes descriptions of where the system default Anaconda is located, steps to load different Anaconda modules, activating and deactivating a conda environment, and how to create and customize a new conda env or leverage an existing one.