Announcements, 17th March 2015

Shaheen and Neser unavailable 18th-20th March 2015

In preparation for the introduction of the new Cray supercomputer, there will be a site-wide power outage to the Data Centre currently housing Shaheen1 and Neser. All services, including Shaheen1 and Neser, will be shut down from 17:00 on Wednesday 18th March until approximately 11:00 on 20th March.

Announcements, 17th February 2015

Annual Power Maintenance

Due to annual power maintenance in Building 1, all systems will be shutdown from 16:00 on Thursday 26th February until approximately 10:00 on Sunday 1st March.

Tip of the Week: Using TotalView Debugger for Parallel jobs on Neser

In this example, we will be using the Intel compiler along with OpenMPI/1.6.4/intel( intel-compilers/11.1 and openmpi/1.6.4/intel should be loaded). In addition, it is required that you connect to Neser using the ssh –X option, to get the Totalview GUI ( Graphical User Interface).

Announcements, 10th February 2015

Disruption to Shaheen earlier today

Earlier today, a fault occurred on both Shaheen front end nodes, rendering them completely unresponsive. To remedy the situation, both front end nodes were rebooted. We apologise for any disruption this may have caused. The root cause of the problem is still under investigation.

Maintenance Session Tuesday 17th February

The next maintenance session will be on Tuesday 17th February from 12:00 until 17:00. There will be no access to the system during this period.

Announcements, 3rd February 2015

KSL Presents the XSEDE HPC Monthly Workshop on OpenACC This Friday

Registration deadline Tomorrow. For registration and further information click here.

Invitation to attend the second KAUST-NVIDIA workshop on "Accelerating Scientific Applications using GPUs" on February 17th, 2015

The Supercomputing Laboratory is pleased to announce the second KAUST-NVIDIA one-day workshop about accelerating scientific applications using GPUs on February 17th.

The registration is free but required using this link.