2017-02-17 CCS Advanced Computing – Slack community

CCS Advanced Computing invites you to connect with the Advanced Computing community on Slack: http://umadvancedcomputing.slack.com
The Advanced Computing community Slack channels provide a place for user discussions, information sharing, and informal announcements about CCS resources and developments. All users with an @miami.edu or @umiami.edu email address can create a Slack account in UM Advanced Computing.

2017-01-18 CCS Portal – portal.ccs.miami.edu

CCS Advanced Computing is excited to announce the launch of our newly redesigned Portal: http://portal.ccs.miami.edu
The new CCS Portal home page showcases up-to-date information about our clusters. Click the title for more details.

2016-09-29 Pegasus /scratch purge policy violations

Files on /scratch are subject to purging after 21 days. Circumventing this purge is a violation of University of Miami Acceptable Use Policies and the account responsible for it will be suspended. Using ‘touch’ to thwart /scratch purge is not allowed.

2016-04-15 Parallel Queue Debut

CCS AC debuts the new ‘parallel’ Pegasus cluster job queue for parallel jobs requiring 16 cores from the same host, or MPI jobs requiring 16+ CPUs.
Click title for details.

Advanced Computing

Advanced Computing is at the heart of a university-wide resource, providing comprehensive advanced computing resources ranging from hardware infrastructure to expertise in designing and implementing leading-edge advanced computing and advanced storage solutions to the academic and research community at the University of Miami. The Advanced Computing Platform is composed of three distinct cores dedicated to providing all researchers access to University wide resources focused on computing and storage.

All three cores obey the tenant of follow the data. By focusing on data access and sharing, the Advanced Computing platform is able to provide a user-focused, customizable environment while ensuring security and data integrity.

HPC

High-Performance Computing

HPC

Cloud

Storage- and Platform-as-a-Service

Cloud

Big Data / Analytics

Infrastructure and Expertise

Big Data / Analytics

HPC

The HPC core is focused on providing the latest in Supercomputing technology and tools to the University of Miami (UM) research community.

Cloud

The Cloud core is focused on providing a flexible SaaS (Storage as a Service) and PaaS (Platform as a Service) architecture to UM researchers. At over 7 PB, the W.A.D.E. storage cloud is one of the largest data provisioning clouds in academic research.

Big Data / Analytics

The Big Data/Analytics core is focused on providing not just the infrastructure for Big Data programs but also the expertise in Analytics and Machine Learning to address real world problems.

HPC

High-Performance Computing

HPC

HPC

The HPC core is focused on providing the latest in Supercomputing technology and tools to the University of Miami (UM) research community.

Cloud

Storage- and Platform-as-a-Service

Cloud

Cloud

The Cloud core is focused on providing a flexible SaaS (Storage as a Service) and PaaS (Platform as a Service) architecture to UM researchers. At over 7 PB, the W.A.D.E. storage cloud is one of the largest data provisioning clouds in academic research.

Big Data / Analytics

Infrastructure and Expertise

Big Data / Analytics

Big Data / Analytics

The Big Data/Analytics core is focused on providing not just the infrastructure for Big Data programs but also the expertise in Analytics and Machine Learning to address real world problems.