News Items

  • HPC and Spear software upgrade to occur this May

    This May, we will conduct software maintenance on our HPC and Spear clusters.  We will also perform brief maintenance on our Lustre export nodes.  This maintenance will allow us to upgrade all of the software on our clusters to newer versions, and more.

  • New "RCCTool" Command-Line Tool

    We've released a new tool on the HPC login nodes to make it easy to see information about your account and which partitions/nodes you have access to.

  • HPC Nodes Damaged during Hermine Replaced

    All 76 nodes that were damaged during Hurricane Hermine last September have been replaced.  New nodes, purchased by Lenovo, are online and processing jobs.

  • Winter Break - RCC Closed Dec 23 - Jan 2

    The Research Computing Center will be closed from Dec 23 through Jan 2 for FSU Winter Break.  Systems will remain online and available during this period.

  • RCC to move systems to NWRDC

    As the RCC grows, it is important for us to provide higher level of reliabilty to our research partners.  To this end, we are consolidating all RCC equipment to the Northwest Regional Datacenter (NWRDC).  RCC staff will remain in Dirac Science Library.

  • RCC Welcomes Brian Gentry

    We have a new member on our team.  Brian Gentry has been hired as RCC's newest systems administrator.

  • Hermine and Disaster Response at RCC

    As of October 1, the RCC has almost fully recovered from the Datacenter damage inflicted by Hurricane Hermine.  The one remaining major item is the replacement of the 2015 HPC compute nodes.

  • HPC Survey Results

    The results of our 2016 User Survey are now available in PDF format.

  • Spear/Lustre Service Restored

    Thank you for your patience while we completed our Lustre upgrade. The Lustre and Spear systems are now online and available for use.  

  • SSH Server Keys are Changing

    We are standardizing the SSH host keys across all of our systems. Our server signature keys will change TODAY (August 24) at 4PM.  You will need to update your SSH clients.