Services

We provide computational services to the FSU Research Community. Many services are available free of charge, but we also provide buy-in opportunities for research groups in need of resources.
  • High Performance Computing

    The High Performance Computing (HPC) Cluster is the core of our computational infrastructure. The Cluster is well suited for running large, multi-threaded or distributed parallel computations. What is the HPC? The High Performance Computing Cluster at FSU is a tightly integrated syste…

  • Spear

    The Spear cluster is a collection of servers provided for interactive computing and data visualization/analysis activities. What is Spear? The Spear cluster is a collection of general-purpose Linux servers connected to our high-performance network and storage systems. Users can interact with …

  • Cloud Virtualization Cluster

    The Cloud Virtualization Cluster is a computing platform built on oVirt to allow quick deployment and management of virtual systems for web, database, and other self-managed applications associated with RCC resources. What is the Virtualization Cluster? The Virtualization Cluster (aka …

  • Parallel Storage

    We manage two high-performance parallel storage systems. Panasas is the storage system for the HPC. Lustre is storage system for Condor, Spear and other applications. Our Parellel Storage Systems Panasas is the storage system for our High Performance Computing Cluster. The Panasas …

  • Research Archival Storage

    Research Archival Storage is a general-purpose long-term storage for research data.  The objective of the system is to provide a cost-effective solution for research groups needing to store large data on our systems for indeterminite periods of time. The Research Archival Storage System (RAS) …