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Research Computing Support

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The mission of the Research Computing Support (RCS) Department is to enable a robust and reliable environment for research by providing access to computational services and resources for faculty working on research projects.

  • Access to High Performance Computing (HPC) resources – Access the R2 cluster provided by the Vice President of Research or let us help you get access to national resources via the National Science Foundation XSEDE network.
  • HPC support – Technical HPC administrators and engineers help with compiling and running jobs on available clusters.
  • Virtual servers – Public and private servers are provided by the Office of Information Technology (OIT).
  • Virtual storage – Large amounts of network storage can be made available from OIT.
  • Networking and data transfer support – Get assistance with networking issues and large data transfers using OIT resources and campus Globus endpoints.
  • Programming support for research faculty – Programmers assist faculty with writing or updating software to make it more efficient for research.
  • Proposal and grant support – Professional staff are available to manage and help fine tune your grant application.


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