Beta is the Linux-based high-performance computing (HPC) test cluster available to all researchers at the University of Michigan. It is available to all current Flux users.
Beta is intended only for non-commercial, academic research and instruction. It is specifically suited to testing scripts and is also not intended for production-level research. No PHI or sensitive data may be stored or processed.
Beta consists of several compute nodes, each with 16 AVX cores (Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2670 @ 2.60GHz) and 64 GB of RAM, interconnected with 40Gb/s InfiniBand networking. It is using the Slurm workload manager.
All current Flux users have access. To login, please SSH to beta.arc-ts.umich.edu (Duo authentication required).
For technical support, please email email@example.com.