The Umbrella HPC Service is available to Primarily Undergraduate Instituions and provides a simplified billing structure to allow access by students and faculty to RCDS HPC resources.
A variety of account types are offered - detailed here:
|Account Type||Total Number allowed||Data per user||Data Total1||Data shared||Backup policy||Servers||HPC Cluster Partitions|
|Sandbox||unlimited||10GB||System limited (4 TB)||None||No backups||onyx||none|
|Student||unlimited||10GB||20TB||500 GB/class||No backups||jayne slartibartfast seraph||volatile|
|Thesis||unlimited||1 TB||40TB||None||weekly||ford trillian zaphod marvin||tiny Short reg long gpu-short gpu-long|
|Research||5 per lab||1 TB||100 TB||10TB/lab||weekly||ford trillian zaphod marvin watson crick petunia||tiny short reg long gpu-short gpu-long|
1 Data amounts listed here are example amounts only, and can be adjusted based on the actual agreement.
We maintain a complex high performance distributed file system where user data is stored. This storage system is shared among all our computational systems, and is intended only for active research related data only. You may not use the storage system for:
Pricing is per institution. For FY2022 (July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022) , the cost is $9555.19.
Are you a faculty member at an Umbrella institution? Read our getting started guide.