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Jesup Testbed

Jesup is a Testbed system used to explore emerging hardware and software technologies including Hadoop, Flash Storage, and NoSQL. Read More »

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SciDB

SciDB is a parallel database for helping to ease analysis and storage of Terabyte datasets from experiments and simulations. Read More »

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Dirac GPU Cluster

Dirac is a GPU testbed cluster run in collaboration with Berkeley Lab's Computational Research Division. NERSC users may apply for access to the Dirac system. Read More »

Babbage

Babbage is a NERSC internal cluster containing the Intel Phi coprocessor, which is the first product based on Intel Many Integrated Core (MIC) architecture. NERSC is evaluating this cluster as part of its "Application Readiness" effort aimed at learning how to assist users migrating to energy-efficient, highly parallel architectures. Babbage is not available to general NERSC users. Read More »