Welcome to the Support section for the use of Cicada cluster.

You have full access to all practical informations to use in an optimal way the computing and visualization power of the cluster :

  • Connecting to login machine and disk space management
    • Using SSHFS
  • Using environment modules for the development and implementation of your software environment
    • List of compilers installed on the cluster
    • Use of Intel MKL
    • List of softwares and libraries for use on the cluster via modules
  • Using the OAR tool for managing computing resources
    • Examples of OAR submission in interactive mode
    • Examples of OAR scripts to launch batch jobs
  • Remote visualization
  • Interactive computing (in-situ visualization)



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