bwForCluster NEMO

Research Cluster for Neuroscience, Elementary Particle Physics, Microsystems Engineering and Materials Science (NEMO)

NEMO: normal operation with limitations

Published: 12 Apr 2024 by HPC Team Freiburg

After maintenance, we noticed problems with Omni-Path communication on the GPU node. We were unable to resolve them. We have decided to run the machine with 10Gbit/s Ethernet only for the time being. This only affects jobs computed on the GPU machine with the 8x V100 Nvidia cards.

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The state of Baden-W├╝rttemberg offers many HPC resources in the state. For example the bwHPC clusters (bwForClusters, bwUniCluster) at the entry level are available for researchers and students from the state of Baden-W├╝rttemberg.

bwForCluster NEMO

The bwForClusters are for researchers in selected research fields. The bwForCluster NEMO in Freiburg is available for researchers of the scientific communities: Neuroscience, Elementary Particle Physics, Microsystems Engineering and Material Science.

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Enforcing Two-factor Authentication on NEMO

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