Month: August 2010
The Center now has a Hadoop cluster running which can be used for large i/o intensive workloads. This infrastructure is based on the open source apache hadoop. In this environment, a data file is split across many systems, and a program is sent to all of the nodes a file is on rather than bringing… Read More ›
The Stern Center for Research Computing now has 5 large servers providing a cloud computing environment for Stern researchers. Researchers needing specialized servers can have them quickly implemented in the cloud, without purchasing new hardware. We now have about 100 virtual servers running in the Stern Cloud. Any intel based OS can generally be supported,… Read More ›
An add-on to SAS has been purchased by members of the IOMS Department. It has a graphics interface to the SAS Data Mining Procedures. Users wishing to use it need to have their account enabled by Dan Graham (email@example.com).