Best practices/tools for efficient cluster usage
HPRC batch job manager translation: Submit batch jobs with appropriate resources instead of using the login nodes.
AMS overview: Keep track of the resources you consume. There’s a limit on HPRC machines, though it could be extended.
HPRC OnDemand Portal:A convenient way to access nearly everything without using the command line. -(Requires VPN if you’re off-campus)
Links to software guides
- Jupyter is one of the “Interactive Apps” that can be launched from the OnDemand Portal, linked above.
- See the HPRC portal Wiki for more information.
- Do not try to install Geant4 on HPRC machines–it will break your file quota.
- Search for an already-existing module instead.
CDMS Computing Specific softwares
CDMS Release with Singularity: Instructions for using Singularity with the CDMS Release through Jupyter Notebook or Shell.
Matlab and Interactive Sessions: For Matlab, PyRoot or interactive apps in the Clusters.
CDMStools Guide: Setup and Use CDMS Tools for Matlab
CDMSbats Guide: Setup and Use CDMSbats for Data Processing