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High-Performance Computing (Oscar)

Research computing cluster featuring more than 300 multi-core nodes, GPU nodes, and a high-performance parallel filesystem

Oscar Technical Specifications
Compute Notes 334
GPU Nodes 23
Login Nodes 2
Large-Memory Nodes (>512 GB) 6
Total CPU Cores 8740
Total GPUs 95
Total Storage (GPFS Filesystem) 1.7 PB
OS RedHat EL 7.3 (Linux)
Job Scheduler Slurm Workload Manager

A large collection of software is available on Oscar, and CCV staff can help acquire and install most applications upon request.

  • R
  • Python
  • CUDA
  • Perl
  • Julia
  • TensorFlow
  • Blender
  • Paraview