July 2016

LRZ Compute Cloud Training

Welcome to the LRZ Compute Cloud Training 2016.

The goal of this one-day training is to introduce Cloud Computing and give an impression of the LRZ Compute Cloud service.


Time Topic
09:00 - 09:30 Introduction
09:30 - 10:00 Cloud Computing
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break
10:45 - 12:00 LRZ Compute Cloud
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 - 14:30 Hands-on Session #1: Basic Topics
14:30 - 14:45 Coffee Break
14:45 - 16:00 Hands-on Session #2: Advanced Topics

Course material

This material is made publicly available to support you during the training or enable to you look up things afterwards when you run into trouble.

Feel free to share these documents in your group or your colleagues.

Topic Material Size
Slides Training LRZ Compute Cloud.pdf 33.7 MB
Hands-on Lab Session 1: Cloud basics 5.5 MB
Hands-on Lab Session 2: Advanced topics 9.4 MB

You can also download archives containing all material

Archive Size Contents
Material.zip 45.9 MB Slides, Exercises, Software for the VM
Software.zip 7 KB Scripts and Webpages to be used in the virtual machine

Here you will can find all material from the course.

Links and further reading

If you run into any problems using the LRZ Compute Cloud chances are high that your problem has been mentioned on (at least) one of the following pages. Before opening a ticket or writing an eMail make sure that you had a look at the following resources:


If you have any other questions contact as us during the training, write an eMail to cloud-support@lrz.de, or open a ticket using the LRZ Servicedesk.

These materials are part of the LRZ Compute Cloud training course and are copyright by the Leibniz Supercomputing Centre. All rights reserved. Except where otherwise noted, these materials are licensed under the terms of the Apache License, Version 2.0. You may use it according to the license as is most appropriate for your project on a case-by-case basis. The terms of this license can be found in http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0.