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MIDAS to host faculty meeting on NSF BIGDATA solicitation

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The Michigan Institute for Data Science (MIDAS) will hold a faculty meeting at noon on Thursday, January 19 (Suite 7625, School of Public Health I, 1415 Washington Heights) for the NSF 17-534 “Critical Techniques, Technologies…

ARC Director Sharon Broude Geva elected vice-chair of Coalition for Academic Scientific Computing

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Sharon Broude Geva, the Director of Advanced Research Computing at the University of Michigan, has been elected vice-chair of the Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation (CASC). Founded in 1989, CASC advocates for…

NVIDIA, IBM info session on new technology for HPC & life science research — Jan 24

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Join us for a special IBM High Performance Computing event with NVIDIA! Dramatic shifts in the information technology industry offer new kinds of performance capabilities and throughput. Professionals in HPC, Deep…

Webinar: Writing a Successful XSEDE Allocation Proposal — Jan. 5

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The Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) will introduce users to the process of writing an XSEDE allocation proposal and cover the elements that make a proposal successful. This webinar…

January 24 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

NVIDIA, IBM info session on new technology for HPC & life science research

Join us for a special IBM High Performance Computing event with NVIDIA! Dramatic shifts in the information technology industry offer new kinds of performance capabilities and throughput. Professionals in HPC, Deep…

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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

Summer HPC maintenance completed

Flux and Armis recently underwent significant maintenance and upgrades. Please check our Twitter feed for status updates, and visit the 2016 Upgrade FAQ page for more information.

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.

Flux capacity increased

Seventh generation nodes added Feb. 2016

As part of regular upgrades to our high performance computing resources, ARC-TS has increased the capacity of the Flux HPC cluster.

These newest (seventh generation) nodes include:

  • 167 Standard Flux nodes with 24 cores and 128 GB RAM each
  • 4 Large Memory Flux nodes with 56 cores and 1.5 TB RAM each
  • Connected via EDR (100 Gbps) Infiniband
  • Adds a total of 4,232 cores and 27 TB RAM to Flux.