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Data, Analytics & Services

NERSC offers a variety of services to support data-centric workloads. We provide tools in the areas of Data Management (storage, representation), Data Analytics (statistics, machine learning, imaging), Data Transfer, Workflows, Science Gateways, Spin, and Visualization.

Data Analytics and Machine Learning

Tools for Data Analytics including Statistics, Machine Learning, Imaging etc. Read More »

Data Management and I/O optimization

NERSC provides a number of tools and technologies to represent and store data. These include databases and I/O libraries. Read More »

Data Transfer

NERSC provides several tools and technologies to get your data in and out of NERSC Read More »

Workflow Tools

Tools for managing multi-stage scientific workflows that can automate the computational and data processing pipeline at NERSC. Read More »

Science Gateways

Science gateways provide web-based interfaces that allow users to access their data, perform interesting computations, and interact with NERSC resources. Read More »


Spin is a new service platform at NERSC based on Docker container technology. It can be used to deploy web sites and science gateways, workflow managers, databases and key-value stores, and all sorts of network services that can access NERSC systems and storage on the back end. Read More »

Data Visualization

Tools to create visualizations from raw scientific data. Read More »

Data Storage Systems and Management Policy

A description of NERSC's data storage systems and data management policy. Read More »