Prior to using HPC you will need to register for an account.  We aim to setup all new accounts within 2 working days.

IMPORTANT NOTE: You will have to be connected to the UEA campus network to connect. To achieve this connect first to the UEA vpn - vpn.uea.ac.uk

If you wish to request for some additional software to be installed on the cluster please complete this form.

New HPC cluster

During the summer of 2015 a new HPC cluster was introduced to the UEA. The new cluster then consisted of a total of 141 compute nodes, providing a total core count of 2,560. During Jan/Feb of 2017 the cluster was then extended to a total core count of.

Hardware specifications:

152 x Ethernet Nodes

Model: Fujitsu CX2250
Cores: 16
Memory: 64Gb
CPU: Haswell E5-2670v3 (8C/16T 2.60 GHz)

40 x Haswell Infiniband Nodes
Model: Fujitsu CX2250
Cores: 24
Memory: 128Gb
CPU: Haswell E5-2670v3 (12/C24T 2.30 GHZ)

36 x Broadwell Infiniband Nodes
Model: Fujitsu CX2250
Cores: 28
Memory: 128Gb
CPU: Broadwell E5-2680 v4 @ 2.40GHz

8 x GPU nodes
Model: PY CX2570
Cores: 24
Memory: 128Gb
CPU: Haswell E5-2670v3 (12C/24T 2.30GHz)

2 x Huge Memory Nodes
Model: Fujitsu
Cores: 16
Memory: 512GB
CPU: Haswell E5-2670v4