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2021 Hipergator Symposium

The 2021 HiPerGator Symposium was a success. For those that missed it, recordings of the event are available via a link on the Symposium Event Page.

Fundamentals of Accelerated Computing with CUDA C/C++

Title: Fundamentals of Accelerated Computing with CUDA C/C++Date: April 1, 2021Time: 9:00AM to 4:30PM This workshop teaches the fundamental tools and techniques for accelerating C/C++ applications to run on massively parallel GPUs with CUDA®. You’ll learn how to write code, configure code… Read More

Fundamentals of Deep Learning at UF

Title: Fundamentals of Deep Learning at UFDate: March 24, 2021Time: 9:00AM to 4:30PM In this workshop, you’ll learn how deep learning works through hands-on exercises in computer vision and natural language processing. You’ll train deep learning models from scratch, learning tools… Read More

Retirement of hpg1-compute partition

The hpg1-compute partition is being retired and should no longer be used when submitting jobs. The SLURM scheduler will now reject jobs that list the hpg1-compute partition and it should be removed from job scripts. In general, users should submit… Read More

AI Support Birds of a Feather

With the overwhelming interest from the UF community in using HiPerGator AI to conduct Artificial Intelligence (AI) research, Research Computing (RC) is holding the first Birds of a Feather (BOF) session on AI Support at RC.  See the Event Page for… Read More

Unveiling the Mysteries of Bark Beetles Through HiPerGator

Potential for Impacts to Florida’s $25 billion timber industry By Lindsay Gamble, UFIT Communications Specialist UF researchers are studying one of the most prolific insect species and its impact on the environment, economy, and people. Led by Jiri Hulcr, associate… Read More

Migration of /orange SMB access to exasmb.rc.ufl.edu

When services are restored after the December 23rd shutdown, /orange SMB (samba) file shares will ONLY be accessible via exasmb.rc.ufl.edu. Due to filesystem upgrades to be completed during the maintenance, /orange will no longer be accessible via cifs.rc.ufl.edu. /home will… Read More

Reduced Support Levels

Research Computing will operate with reduced support levels during the UF Winter Break from Saturday, December 19, 2020 through Sunday, January 10, 2021. In addition to allowing staff to take some time off, this will allow staff time to focus on… Read More

December Shutdown

During the Christmas break, UF Research Computing will be shutting down during the break for changes in the power infrastructure in the data center that HiPerGator is housed. As such, Research Computing will be taking advantage of this time to… Read More

HiPerGator Maintenance Update 2

On Sunday afternoon the cluster queue was first started with jobs that had been held in a pending status from before the shutdown. Research Computing staff monitored the cluster during this time to ensure that all was operating as it… Read More