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Welcome to the CHPC Documentation Wiki

Here you will find documentation on the systems, hardware and software, tools and applications hosted on the CHPC super computers.

New System!

The CHPC has a new 800 Tflops system. Along with the new system are new accounts, new policies and new adventures.

New: Important documents for all users of the CHPC:

To register for the new system you need to apply online.

In order to obtain access to the cluster registration as either a Principal Investigator (PI) or Normal User on the new CHPC User Database is required. It is further required from approved PI's to register a single Research Programme to which registered users can be added as members. Job submissions will draw from cpu hour allocations associated with the respective Research Programmes. Full details of these new procedures and steps to follow to get registered may be found at the following link to the user database:

Getting Started: the Quickstart Guide

You should start here if you're in a hurry and familiar with HPC. The quick start guide briefly covers the main information a new users wants to know.

  • The Users' Guide covers using the systems at the CHPC, from logging in to compiling and running your programs.
  • The Glossary describes common terminology used in high performance computing.

Tips and Tricks:

  • Helpful code that you might be able to use/adapt for your own problems.
  • Scaling – check your code scales before running big jobs

Advanced Computer Engineering (ACE) Lab:

Research Areas:

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