Moneta

Part of our training infrastructure, Moneta is a single high performance computer designed for tasks that require a large amount of memory. You can use Moneta for training, teaching or research purposes.

Moneta is not intended for parallel computing; see Socrates, Plato, or Zeno for those problems.

Specifications


  • Four Intel Xeon E7430 Quad-core processors (16 cores total)
  • 256 GB of RAM
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • 500GB of storage for storing intermediate calculations

Software

You may have class specific software installed in particular locations, but most software is in:

/usr/software
/usr/local/bin
/opt

For example, the Maple program is in

/opt/maple14/bin

Software available includes:

  • Maple
  • Mathematica
  • MATLAB
  • erlang
  • R

Compilers

The compilers available are:

/usr/bin/gcc
/usr/bin/g77
/usr/bin/gfortran

Running Jobs on Moneta

There is no batching scheduler on Moneta. If you need help running on Moneta, please contact hpc_consult@usask.ca.

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