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Lipscomb Compute Cluster
LCC (Lipscomb Compute Cluster) named after William Nunn Lipscomb enters production in late fall 2019, building on the successes of the DLX2 and DLX3 HPC systems.
OpenStack Clusters
OpenStack is a system that allows users to create, customize, and run Virtual Machines (VMs) to carry out research computation.
Data Storage Systems
CCS offers various storage solutions ranging from high-performance storage for active data to long-term archival storage, totaling over 12 Petabytes of raw storage capacity
Research Networking
VIPLanes service allows researchers to bypass bottleneck points in the normal campus network, enabling significantly more efficient and secure large data transfers.

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5th Annual Commonwealth Computational Summit (CCS) April 12 and 13, 2022
March 30, 2022
5th Annual Commonwealth Computational Summit (CCS) VIRTUAL – April 12 & 13, 2022 from 10am until 3pm (EASTERN) ANNOUNCEMENT, CALL FOR SPEAK
UK’s Anthony, Risko Receive NSF Special Creativity Award
March 9, 2022
Call for Applications New Frontiers Initiative Graduate Fellowships Deadline is April 5, 2021
February 1, 2021
https://bluewaters.ncsa.illinois.edu/nfi/fellowships The New Frontiers Initiative Graduate Fellowships provide PhD students with a year of full-time resear...

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