The Institute for Computational and Data Sciences provides high-performance computing solutions through the Advanced CyberInfrastructure (ICDS-ACI) system. ICDS-ACI is Penn State’s high-performance research cloud. Here, you’ll find all the tools that you need to get an account and perform your research with ICDS-ACI compute and storage resources.
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To access ICDS-ACI, you’ll need an ICDS account. Start your account request process here.
Learn more about the access models for using ICDS-ACI, including rates, computing and storage options, and requirements.
Consult our user guide to learn how to perform tasks on ICDS-ACI system on how to log in to ICDS-ACI, transfer files, submit jobs, and much more.
ICDS maintains a diverse software stack of commonly-used research applications. View our current stack and learn about how to request additions.
Find technical details on our processing cores, storage systems, interconnects, and performance.
Our i-ASK experts help you solve issues with using ICDS-ACI.
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