Portals for Interactive Steering of HPC Workflows

  • Robert SettlageEmail author
  • Srijith Rajamohan
  • Kevin Lahmers
  • Alan Chalker
  • Eric Franz
  • Steve Gallo
  • David Hudak
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 1190)


High performance computing workloads often benefit from human in the loop interactions. Steps in complex pipelines ranging from quality control to parameter adjustments are critical to the successful and efficient completion of modern problems. We give several example workflows in bioinformatics and deep learning where computing decisions are made throughout the processing pipelines ultimately changing the course of the compute. We also show how users can interact with the pipeline using Open OnDemand plus XDMoD or


HPC OnDemand XDMoD Steering Workflow Deep learning Bioinformatics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Advanced Research ComputingVirginia TechBlacksburgUSA
  2. 2.Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineBlacksburgUSA
  3. 3.Ohio Supercomputer CenterColumbusUSA
  4. 4.University of BuffaloBuffaloUSA

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