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The Research Computing Center at Florida State University enables research and education by maintaining a diverse campus cyberinfrastructure and by providing training opportunities and dedicated consulting.

What we Do


Our HPC Cluster provides over 264 TFLOPS of compute to researchers at FSU. We also provide an Interactive Cluster (Spear), and a large managed software library.


We provide a high I/O parallel file system, GPFS, for use on the HPC and Spear. We also provide a general-purpose archival storage system for long term storing, sharing, and data compliance


In addition to comprehensive support for our core services, we also provide research consulting and assistance, and we also host many outreach and training events.

News & Announcements

Open OnDemand in "pre-production"

What does "pre-production" mean?  It means the system is stable and deployed, but we haven't publish…

August Maintenance Draft Schedule

Due to the situation around COVID-19, we had to reschedule our maintenance, originally planned for M…

XSEDE (virtual) Summer HPC Bootcamp to occur June 2 - 5

XSEDE will be conducting a HPC Workshop: Summer Boot Camp from June 2-5, 2020.  Registration closes …

May maintenance delayed until at-least August

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the hardware maintenance that was previously scheduled for May 4 - …

Introducing OpenOnDemand

We are currently seeking beta testers for a new tool that we are testing, Open OnDemand, which provi…

We're hiring!

The Research Computing Center (RCC) at Florida State University (FSU) has an open position for the r…

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