High Throughput Computing on ICDS-ACI

Overview: 

The Institute for Computational and Data Sciences provides high-throughput computing solutions through the Advanced CyberInfrastructure (ICDS-ACI) system. ICDS-ACI is Penn State’s high-performance research cloud and is available to Penn State Principal Investigators and their students, post-docs, researchers, staff, and sponsored guests (sponsored guests require a Penn State Sponsored Access Account).

Getting Started: 

ICDS-ACI is a complex system with a full-service website. Visit the service's ICDS-ACI Getting Started page for more in-depth information.

Summary

Availability: 

  • This is an active service

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Information Security: 

  • Researchers should always foreground data security considerations when designing research projects
  • ICDS-ACI is one of the university's approved sites for the hosting of Level 3 data, but researchers should consult with ICDS-ACI staff prior to storing any Level 3 or Level 4 data on ICDS-ACI systems

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