Panther cluster now available

The IRCC is happy to announce that the new Panther cluster is available for use. The Panther cluster will approximately be a 1500 core cluster. 380 cores are currently available with more on the way.

This cluster has a 10 GB high-speed data network and 1 GB high speed interconnect for messaging. A low latency infiniband interconnect will be coming in future months of a portion of the nodes.

The cluster comes with 40 TB of shared high performance scratch space using a High Performance Parallel Filesystem called GPFS. This file system is specifically designed for HPC jobs and it will be available on all nodes.

Please submit your applications installation and account requests now to begin using the cluster.