HPC cluster of the NEC system

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In the computing centre there are different possibilities for scientific computing. In addition to special machines for certain specialist areas, a NEC compute cluster is also available in the HPC area, in this case the NEC ACE vector computer.

 

Range of service

  • Provision of the network infrastructure for using the machine via VPN.
  • Data backup of certain file systems (/home) on a central backup server.
  • Provision and operation of the software and hardware infrastructure for high-performance computing. Installation of various software packages such as Matlab etc., which are not included in the scope of NEC's software maintenance. Backup of the system and /home directories

 

Your benefits

  • No own provision of infrastructure, like power, cooling and resources for software updates and support
  • Fast help from the HPC staff of the computing centre
  • Central backup
  • Licenses are provided by the computing centre.

 

Availability

In normal operation, the service is available around the clock every day.

Interruptions due to maintenance of software or hardware will be announced in time via the HPC user mailing list.

 

Service hours

Fault reports are received around the clock via the hotline form.

 

Contact

If you have any questions or problems, please contact hpcsupport@rz.uni-kiel.de or by telephone (Mon-Fri 9-16):

 

User Services:

  • Dr. Karsten Balzer
    Telefon: +49431880-4659
    balzer@rz.uni-kiel.de
  • Dr. Simone Knief
    Telefon. +49431880-2766
    knief@rz.uni-kiel.de
     

System support:

  • Dr. Cebel Kücükkaraca
    Telefon:  +494318801430
    cebel@rz.uni-kiel.de
  • Alfred Wagner
    Telefon:   +494318804494
    wagner@rz.uni-kiel.de

 

NEC

  • Thomas Bernecker: 0 69 80 62-34 38
    Mobile: +49 (15 22) 2 85 15 23
  • Marcel Huefken: 0 21 13 69-144,
    Mobile: +49 / 01 70 3 59 24 11
   

Registration

Registration for the HPC service via the computing centre

 

Responsible

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