Casper cluster and user documentation now available

October 4, 2018

NCAR’s new data analysis and visualization cluster, Casper, was released to the user community on Wednesday, October 3. See the Casper home page for documentation, which includes guidance for Geyser and Caldera users on preparing to transition to running jobs on Casper nodes.

An introductory Casper training workshop is scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, October 11. Get more information and register here.

Casper has 24 nodes featuring Intel’s new Skylake processors. Four of the system’s nodes feature large-memory, dense GPU configurations to support machine learning and deep learning in atmospheric and related sciences.