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HPC events in 2018:

3 Days Workshop in
May by WestGrid

Dell intel Xeon E5-2690 Cluster - rocks.unbc.ca

A new Linux cluster by Dell that uses the latest intel Xeon E5-2690 processors with 176 total compute cores with 2GB memory per core and infiniband QDR interconnects between the 10 computer nodes. ...

Operating System - Rocks 6.

Dell PowerEdge C6320 - a Linux server

The Dell PowerEdge C6320 server includes 4 independent server nodes and each node has 20 cores and 128 GB of memory.

Node's hostnames and OS:

fraser-05.unbc.ca: Centos 7.4
fraser-06.unbc.ca: Scientific Linux 6.9
fraser-07.unbc.ca: Centos 7.5
pg-hpc-ts-03.unbc.ca: Windows Server 2012 R2

Dell Precision Tower 7810 - bowron.hpc.unbc.ca

The Linux workstaion has 16 cores and 126 GB of memory.

Operating System - Scientific Linux 6.9

Windows Terminal Server - pg-hpc-ts-02.unbc.ca

Dell intel Xeon E5-2450, 16 cores.

Operating System - Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise

Mount /hpc File System

Mount /hpc File System

Under windows:

Simply right click on "My Computer" and select "Map Network Drive"", and then choose \\hpcfs.unbc.ca\User-ID replacing User-ID with your uni login User-id.

On a linux machine, just do:

mount -t cifs //hpcfs.unbc.ca/User-ID /mnt/home -o username=User-id,domain=uni

replacing User-ID with your uni login User-id.

SGE Script File

An Example of SGE Script


#$ -pe mvapich 8
#$ -o test.out
#$ -e test.err
#$ -q all.q
#$ -V

#$ -cwd

/act/mpich/gnu/bin/mpirun -np 8 -machinefile $TMPDIR/machines ./cpi.exe

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