TACC User Guides

Resources

Data Services

Wrangler Data Analytics and Long-term Storage Coming Soon
     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

Storage

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).

Tutorials

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

Intel Xeon Phi Automatic Offload from C, Fortran, Python, R, and MATLAB
     Employ the Intel Xeon Phi by enabling automatic offloading.

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

Bash Users' Startup Files: Quick Start Guide
     Configure your TACC computing environment.

Rodeo New Project Setup
     Create a private network.

The Rodeo Portal for New Users
     Basic tasks include creating and launching instances.

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 (interactive development) User Guide
     A guide to compute-node interactive access through TACC's idev app.

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

MATLAB at TACC
     Using and configuring MATLAB at TACC.

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

How to Build OpenFOAM on Stampede
     Build OpenFOAM v 2.3.0 on Stampede.

Running OpenFOAM 2.3.0 on Stampede
     Setting up the user environment to run OpenFOAM 2.3.0.

Policies

TACC Usage Policies

TACC Citation

Last update: November 6, 2014