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Edison Cray XC30

Edison, A Cray XC30, is NERSC's newest peta-flop system with a peak performance of more than 2 petaflops. Edison features the Cray Aires high-speed interconnect, fast Intel processors, large memory per core, and a multi-petabyte local scratch file system. Read More »

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Cori

Cori is NERSC's newest supercomputer system (NERSC-8). It is named after American biochemist Gerty Cori, the first Amercian woman to win a Nobel Prize in science. Read More »

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PDSF

PDSF is a networked distributed computing environment used to meet the detector simulation and data analysis requirements of large scale Physics, High Energy Physics and Astrophysics and Nuclear Science investigations. Read More »

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Genepool

The Genepool system is a cluster dedicated to the JGI's computing needs. Phoebe is a smaller test system for Genepool. Read More »

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HPSS data archive

The High Performance Storage System (HPSS) is a modern, flexible, performance-oriented mass storage system. It has been used at NERSC for archival storage since 1998. Read More »