ABCS Training Events

Frederick Research Computing Environment (FRCE): A "Quick-Start" Guide to the SLURM Cluster Environment

Presented By

Natasha Pacheco, Samuel Walters-Nevet

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Event Details

Video recording password: FRCE_Aug2023


  • Natasha Pacheco, PhD, Advanced Biomedical Computational Science (ABCS), Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, and
  • Samuel Walters-Nevet, Statistical Consulting and Scientific Programming Services, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Data Management Services, Inc. (DMS, a BRMi company).

In this session, we will discuss conceptual overview of a computing cluster, how to get access to the NCI cluster in Frederick (FRCE) and how to connect and run basic programs. We will also provide use case examples and share details for getting additional help. The session is geared towards users new to computing clusters and/or those that are not familiar with FRCE.

This session will be recorded, and materials will be shared with attendees a few days after the event. For details, please contact Natasha Pacheco (, Advanced Biomedical Computational Science group, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research.

Event Details

Tue, Aug 22

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Building 549, Executive Board Room, NCI-Frederick