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Getting Started

Before you can use or access Franklin, you must have an active NERSC account and valid password. If you don't, follow the "Accounts and Allocations" link in "See Also" at right.

Logging in to Franklin

A UNIX/Linux SSH or an SSH-enabled client is required to log in to Franklin. Read More »

Your First Program

What you need to know to run your first program on the Franklin system. This page will step you through logging in, compiling a simple test code, creating a batch script, submitting that batch script to the queue, monitoring your job in the queue and examining output. Read More »