News Items

  • Hermine and Disaster Response at RCC

    As of October 1, the RCC has almost fully recovered from the Datacenter damage inflicted by Hurricane Hermine.  The one remaining major item is the replacement of the 2015 HPC compute nodes.

  • HPC Survey Results

    The results of our 2016 User Survey are now available in PDF format.

  • Spear/Lustre Service Restored

    Thank you for your patience while we completed our Lustre upgrade. The Lustre and Spear systems are now online and available for use.  

  • SSH Server Keys are Changing

    We are standardizing the SSH host keys across all of our systems. Our server signature keys will change TODAY (August 24) at 4PM.  You will need to update your SSH clients.

  • HPC Maintenance complete on Monday; Spear/Lustre delayed

    The maintenance period for the HPC upgrade will be complete on Monday morning at 9am.  The Spear and Lustre systems will be delayed for at least one more week.

  • We are Hiring! Systems Administrator

    We are looking for a full-time systems administrator to join our team. This is a permanent professional position at the FSU Main Campus here in Tallahassee, Florida. TL;DR: Apply here About the position In this position, you will work with our small but mighty systems team (3-4 team m…

  • RCC Systems Maintenance July 25 - Aug 22

    This is a reminder that our upcoming maintenance period will begin on Monday, July 25, 2016 and run until August 22. During this time, many of our systems will be unavailable, including: Lustre - unavailable July 25 - Aug 21 Spear - unavailable July 25 - Aug 21 HPC - unavailable Aug 7 - A…

  • Spear IQS Deprecated

    We have deprecated the Spear IQS tool in favor of using the built-in capabilities of SSH and NoMachine to allow users to connect to Spear. This is effective immediately. Please refer to our updated instructions for connecting to Spear . If you have any trouble connecting, please let us know …

  • HPC Upgrade

    We are planning the annual HPC maintenance period for this summer. This maintenance will occur in stages between July 25 and August 19.

  • RCC adopts oVirt for Virtualization

    As part of our effort to improve the reliability of our infrastructure, we are migrating our Virtual Machine Cluster (commonly known as "SKY") from the OpenStack platform to the oVirt platform.