NERSC supports the provisioning of databases to hold large scientific datasets, as part of the science gateways effort. Data-centric science often benefits from database solutions to store scientific data or metadata about data stored in more traditional file formats. Our database offerings are targeted toward large data sets and high performance.
Currently we support:
If you would like to discuss databases at NERSC please fill out this form and you'll be contacted by NERSC staff.
MongoDB is a cross-platform document-oriented database. Classified as a NoSQL database, MongoDB eschews the traditional table-based relational database structure in favor of JSON-like documents with dynamic schemas, making the integration of data in certain types of applications easier and faster. Read More »
NERSC supports the provisioning of databases to hold scientific datasets, as part of our data management offerings, for computational work done at NERSC. Unless explicitly requested and justified, databases will only be accessible from within the NERSC network. Currently, we support MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB and SciDB. If you would like to discuss databases at NERSC please fill out our online form (requires login) and you'll be contacted by NERSC staff. Request Science… Read More »