TACC User Guides

Data Services

Wrangler Data Analytics and Long-term Storage New!
     Wrangler's integration of data analysis capabilities and high availability, replicated storage and is designed for today's data scientists

Corral Data Applications Facility
     The TACC Data Applications Facility support data-centric science at the University of Texas. Corral consists of 1.2 Petabytes of online disk and a number of servers providing high-performance storage for all types of digital data

High Performance Computing

Stampede (Dell Power Edge Cluster with Intel Xeon Phi coprocessors)
     TACC debuts Stampede, the first deployment of Intel's MIC architecture

Lonestar (Dell Linux Cluster)
     An introduction to using Lonestar, TACC's Dell Linux Cluster

Scientific Visualization

Maverick (HP/NVIDIA Visualization and Data Analysis Cluster)
     TACC's new interactive visualization and data analysis resource

Stallion (Dell Visualization Cluster)
     An introduction to using TACC's Stallion Visualization System


Ranch Mass Storage Services at TACC
     The TACC mass storage server provides both short term and long term high performance storage (HPS). A Sun Microsystems® StorageTek Ranch utilizes Sun's Storage Archive Manager Filesystem (SAM-FS) for migrating files to/from a tape archival system with a current storage capacity of 1 Petabyte(PB).


Sharing Project Files on TACC Systems New!
     Learn how to create a shared workspace for users on the same allocation/project

Manage Permissions with Access Control Lists
     A guide to controlling who sees what and managing access to your files

Creating and Managing Allocations
     How to manage your TACC allocation: add users, create and administer projects and more

Web-based Access to Corral's iRODS repository
     A tutorial to storing and retrieving files stored in the Corral iRODS repository

Web-based Permissions Management
     A tutorial to managing permissions (ACLs) via web interface

Software User Guides

Using the DDT Parallel Debugger
     A guide to using the Allinea DDT Parallel Debugger, a symbolic, parallel debugger that enables the graphical debugging of MPI applications

idev User Guide
     A guide to idev, a TACC-developed app designed to aid developers with interactive access to compute nodes

iRODS User Guide
     A guide to using the iRODS data and grid management tool at TACC

Using Modules to Load the Programming Environment
     The dos and don'ts of configuring your shell and session start-up files

Last update: April 27, 2015