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Cluster downtime, August 30th & 31st 2016

In order to perform essential maintenance the HPC clusters:

  • Kelvin
  • Lonsdale
  • Parsons
Will be unavailable all day on Tuesday the 30th and Wednesday the 31st of August 2016.

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience in this matter.

Downtime for main clusters - storage issues

Update 12pm, 22nd June

Logins are available again on the clusters.

Update 10am, 22nd June

The maintenance works have been completed. They are going to investigate the cause of the downtime on the storage system.

We are performing some final checks, and should have the filesystems available again around lunchtime.

We will release the queues this afternoon.

Thank you for your patience and we are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Training Courses in May 2016

Research IT (TCHPC) will be running training courses in:

  • An Introduction to Bash Shell Scripting
  • An Introduction to TCHPC Systems
  • An Introduction to Debugging and Profiling C Code

Cluster downtime, February 16th & 17th 2016

In order to perform essential maintenance the HPC clusters:

  • Kelvin
  • Lonsdale
  • Parsons
Will be unavailable all day on Tuesday the 16th and Wednesday the 17th of February 2016.

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience in this matter.

Downtime 2015-12-13 Power Failure in Lloyd Building

There appears to have been a major power failure in the Lloyd Building overnight on Saturday 12th / Sunday 13th.

No details at present.

All TCHPC clusters are offline until this is properly investigated.

Updates will be posted when further information is known.