HPC Partnership's Opteron/IB SMP Cluster (lightningsmp.its.iastate.edu)

Machine Description

Machine and Partnership Policies

How to logon and transfer files.

Who can use Lightningsmp?

Managing jobs using the PBS job scheduler

Creating scripts for running jobs

Using MPI

Using OpenMP or automatic parallelism on Lightningsmp

Recommended compiler options for high performance and for debugging

Using the DDT Parallel Debugger

Collection of HPC Related Documentation


Current storage situation

What to do when the job runtime exceeds max queue time?

What happens when my account balance goes negative?

Resources for obtaining Help