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Our main goal is to ensure that users are able to work efficiently and effectively on all of our systems. To support that goal, we provide a number of guides and other documentation to assist users in learning how to run jobs at our Center. For information on restricted systems, see the Restricted Systems page. (Authentication required.)

ARL DSRC Introductory Guide view

Written with new users in mind, this guide provides an overview of the resources provided by our center and basic guidance on operating at the ARL DSRC.

HPC Quick Start Guides

These guides provide the basic information needed to get started using our systems.

HPC User Guides

These in-depth guides provide detailed information for users of specific systems. Topics covered include the system configuration, accessing the system, the user environment, program development, batch scheduling, software resources, and useful links. HPC User Guides are available for the following systems:

PBS Guides

These guides contain instructions on how to submit jobs to the PBS batch scheduling system, a discussion of basic commands, directives and environment variables, and sample PBS scripts.

Archive Guide view

This guide describes how to archive and retrieve data from the mass storage system.

Modules Guide view

This guide describes how to use the modules capability to manage your user environment.

HIE User Guide View

Instructions on how to use the HPC Interactive Environment (HIE) on HPC systems

Scampi Quick Start Guide View (PDF)

Instructions on how to use the Scampi MPI-accelerated copy utility.

HPCMP Enhanced User Environment (HEUE) Documentation

Citing HPCMP in your Publications

Any publications resulting from research supported by HPC resources will include the following credit statement: "This work was supported in part by high-performance computer time and resources from the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program."