Services

We provide computational services to the FSU Research Community. Many services are available free of charge, but we also provide buy-in opportunities for research groups in need of resources.
  • High Performance Computing

    The High Performance Computing (HPC) Cluster is the core of our computational infrastructure. The Cluster is well suited for running large, multi-threaded or distributed parallel computations. What is the HPC? The High Performance Computing Cluster at FSU is a tightly integrated system of …

  • Spear

    The Spear cluster is a collection of servers provided for interactive computing and data visualization/analysis activities. What is Spear? The Spear cluster is a collection of general-purpose Linux servers connected to our high-performance network and storage systems. Users can interact with …

  • Cloud Virtualization Cluster

    The Cloud Virtualization Cluster is a computing platform built on oVirt to allow quick deployment and management of virtual systems for web, database, and other self-managed applications associated with RCC resources. What is the Virtualization Cluster? The Virtualization Cluster (aka …

  • Parallel Storage

    RCC users have access to a parallel storage system, GPFS, that supports fast I/O for HPC and Spear operations.  Data can be shared among groups or kept in private home directories. GPFS is a high-performance storage system that supports operations on our HPC and Spear systems.  If you are …

  • Research Archival Storage

    Research Archival Storage is a general-purpose long-term storage for research data.  The objective of the system is to provide a cost-effective solution for research groups needing to store large data on our systems for indeterminite periods of time. The Research Archival Storage System (RAS) …