Server Comparison

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  Number of CPUs RAM (GB) OS Compiler Restrictions Notes
pyrite.cs.iastate.edu 4 12 Fedora 22 64-bit

gcc: 5.3.1


java 1.8.0_65

CPU time: 12 hrs


process mem: 8GB

Two nodes, pyrite-n1.cs.iastate.edu and pyrite-n2.cs.iastate.edu, can be accessed directly.


This is the primary daily-use linux cluster for students and faculty.

ren.cs.iastate.edu 2 4 Fedora 21 64-bit

gcc:5.1.1


java: 1.8.0_65

No resource restrictions For faculty/staff accounts only.
popeye.cs.iastate.edu 4 8 RHEL* 7.1 64-bit

gcc: 4.8.5


java: 1.8.0_65

CPU time: 12 hrs


process mem: 8GB

Two nodes, popeye-n1.cs.iastate.edu and popeye-n2.cs.iastate.edu, can be accessed directly. Good for client/server programming.
rdp.cs.iastate.edu 8 64 Windows 2012 R2 Server

Visual Studio 2012


Eclipse

COM S users only 2-node cluster, use remote desktop to connect.

*RHEL: Redhat Enterprise Linux


Quick FAQ


How do I connect to a Linux/Mac server?


SSH from *NIX or putty from Windows.


How do I connect to a Windows server?


Remote Desktop Connection (mstsc.exe) from Windows, rdesktop from Linux or Remote Desktop from Mac.


How do I check the CPU and Memory limits on a machine?


For UNIX machines, you can run ulimit -a at the terminal. See this page for more information.

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