High-Performance Computing

Triton Shared Computing Cluster

The Triton Shared Computing Cluster (TSCC) provides central colocation and systems administration for your cluster nodes (“condo cluster”), as well as providing a hotel service for those with temporary or bursty high-performance computing (HPC) needs. TSCC provides three kinds of compute nodes in the cluster: General Computing Nodes, GPU Nodes, and Petascale Data Analysis Facility (PDAF) Nodes.

TSCC is now open to new purchases with special vendor pricing.

You can access the TSCC User Guide here.

TSCC free trial

For a free trial, email tscc-info@ucsd.edu and provide your:

  • Name
  • Department
  • UCSD affiliation (grad student, post-doc, faculty etc).

Trial accounts are 250 core-hours valid for 90 days.

SDSC HPC Systems

SDSC supports the XSEDE resources Comet and Gordon for HPC.

SDSC Cloud Compute

With the goal of providing a complete Data as a Service (DaaS) package to UC researchers and affiliates, SDSC is on the verge of deploying its pilot Cloud Compute service in a production environment. Cloud Compute will have on-demand availability and can be paired with SDSC Cloud Storage for convenient, comprehensive big data analysis. Email services@sdsc.edu to be included on the launch announcement list.

For general information about computing services, email research-it@ucsd.edu.