Advanced Research Computing – Technology Services provides access to and support for the use of advanced computing resources that enable powerful approaches to research challenges in a wide range of fields.


XSEDE Research Allocation Requests due April 15th

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XSEDE ( the NSF national resource for HPC, storage, and support in research computing, takes applications for research allocations four times per year. The next window of submission ends April 15th….

Workshop co-chaired by MIDAS co-director Prof. Hero releases proceedings on inference in big data

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The National Academies Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics has released proceedings from its June 2016 workshop titled “Refining the Concept of Scientific Inference When Working with Big Data,” co-chaired…

OSiRIS project featured on Puppet blog

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Open Storage Research Infrastructure (OSiRIS), an innovative, multi-institutional network and storage system funded by the NSF, was recently featured on the Puppet blog.

Application container software installed on Flux and Armis

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Singularity, which is new “application container” software, has been installed on the Flux and Armis HPC clusters. An application container is a program — a single file — that can be used to…

April 18 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

2017 MICDE Annual Symposium

Please join us for the Michigan Institute for Computational Discovery and Engineering 2017 Symposium. The event features eminent scientists from around the world and the U-M campus. The symposium this…

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Flux /scratch is back in service and scheduling has resumed. 
Replacement hardware looks good. Now bringing Flux /scratch back into service. This will take several minutes; will update when finished. 
The hardware in question has been swapped; am now validating the system prior to bringing it back into service. 

ARC-TS Highlights

Yottabyte, U-M partner on new cloud service

The Yottabyte Research Cloud will stand up customized and secure computing environments quickly and efficiently.

MDST team

Flux cluster now available to undergraduates

Service available at no cost

Under ARC-TS’s new Flux for Undergraduates program, student groups and individuals with faculty sponsors can access Flux for free.

ARC-TS Associate Director Brock Palen talks about ConFlux cluster

At OpenPOWER Summit

Winter HPC maintenance completed

Flux and Armis recently underwent significant maintenance and upgrades. Please check our Twitter feed for status updates.

Close up of Armis cluster

Introducing Armis

HIPAA-aligned HPC cluster

The new Armis cluster, when used with the Turbo Research Storage service, allows for the storage and analysis of data governed by HIPAA backed by the power of high performance computing.

OSiRIS project extends network to Utah

Demonstration at SC’16

The Open Storage Research InfraStructure (OSiRIS) project, led by U-M and including three other universities, extended its innovative Big Data storage and networking system to Salt Lake City for the Supercomputing 16 conference.