KAUST Supercomputing Laboratory Newsletter 25th May

Maintenance Session Tuesday 31st May

The next maintenance session will be on Tuesday 31st May from 09:00 until 17:00. There will be no access to the system during this period.

RCAC Meeting

The project submission deadline for the next RCAC meeting is 31st May 2016. Please note that the RCAC meetings are held once per month. Projects received on or before this deadline will be included in the agenda for the next RCAC meeting, scheduled to be held in June 2016. The detailed procedure and the forms are available in the following webpage.

https://www.hpc.kaust.edu.sa/account-applications

Tip of the Week: Partitioned Global Address Space (PGAS) compiler support

The Cray Compiler (CCE) supports both Unified Parallel C (UPC) PGAS language and the Co-array Fortran (CAF)  extensions. In addition, Shaheen also support the Chapel PGAS language through the “chapel” compiler supported by Cray. To use this compiler, just load  “chapel” module:

module load chapel

You can find more information on the Chapel language on the Chapel web site.

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