Resources Overview

XSEDE is composed of multiple partner institutions known as Service Providers or SPs, each of which contributes one or more allocatable services. Resources include High Performance Computing (HPC) machines, High Throughput Computing (HTC) machines, visualization, data storage, testbeds, and services. This page provides a detailed list of XSEDE computing resources at each of the partner sites with links to detailed specifications for each machine. For more information, click on the machine name and user guide link to get more information about that specific resource.

Compute Resources


Name Site Manufacturer / Platform Machine Type Peak Teraflops Disk Size (TB) Availability
Stampede
User Guide
TACC TACC Dell PowerEdge C8220 Cluster with Intel Xeon Phi coprocessors (Stampede) Cluster 9600.0 14336.0 Production through 2017-01-05
Comet
User Guide
SDSC SDSC Dell Cluster with Intel Haswell Processors (Comet) Cluster 2000.0 7000.0 Coming Soon
SuperMIC
User Guide
LSU CCT LSU Cluster (superMIC) Cluster 925.0 840.0 Production
Gordon Compute Cluster
User Guide
SDSC SDSC Appro with Intel Sandy Bridge Cluster (Gordon Compute Cluster) Cluster 341.0 1628.0 Production through 2015-08-01
Darter
User Guide
NICS NICS Cray XC30 - Darter MPP 248.9 1634.0 Production through 2015-04-30
Trestles
User Guide
SDSC SDSC Appro Linux Cluster (Trestles) Cluster 100.0 407.0 Production
Blacklight
User Guide
PSC PSC SGI Altix UV (Blacklight) SMP 36.0 150.0 Production through 2015-12-31
Gordon ION
User Guide
SDSC SDSC Appro with Intel Flash I/O Nodes (Gordon ION) Cluster 1628.0 Production
Wrangler
User Guide
TACC TACC Data Analytics System (Wrangler) Cluster 5000.0 Production through 2019-02-28

Visualization Resources

Name Site Manufacturer / Platform Machine Type Peak Teraflops Disk Size (TB) Availability
Maverick
User Guide
TACC HP/NVIDIA Interactive Visualization and Data Analytics System (Maverick) Cluster 59.1 20480.0 Production
Nautilus
User Guide
NICS NICS SGI/NVIDIA, Visualization and Data Analysis System (Nautilus) SMP 8.2 960.0 Production

Storage Resources

Name Site Media Type File Space (TB)
TACC Long-term tape Archival Storage (Ranch)
User Guide
TACC Disk & Tape Combination 61440.0
NICS Long-term tape Archival Storage (HPSS)
User Guide
NICS Disk & Tape Combination 17000.0
TACC Long-term Storage (Wrangler Storage)
User Guide
TACC Disk 10000.0
SDSC Medium-term disk storage (Data Oasis)
User Guide
SDSC Disk 4000.0
XSEDE-Wide File System (XWFS)
User Guide
TACC Disk 720.0

HTC Resources

Name Site Manufacturer / Platform Machine Type Peak Teraflops Disk Size (TB) Availability
Open Science Grid
User Guide
USC Open Science Grid (OSG) Cluster 50.0 Production through 2017-05-30

Services

Name Type
Globus
User Guide
File Management
Quarry
User Guide
Indiana University Gateway/Web Service Hosting (Quarry)