The HECToR Service

The hardware

HECToR is currently a Cray XE6 32-core per node system with a total of 90,112 cores.

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System software

The HECToR system runs under CLE, which includes SuSE Linux. There is a full range of compilers, tools and utilities.

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We also record the changes to various software on the system:

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Maintenance sessions

The system undergoes regular maintenance shutdowns and extra maintenance sessions may be scheduled when particular work needs to be done on the system. This section has a list of upcoming maintenance sessions and more information on the maintenance procedure.

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