Category Archives: Supercomputer
Announcement of a user meeting about shared use computers on June 1[Publication of QA]

[5/27 Post the announcement]

[6/1 Publication of handout]

[6/22 Publication of QA]

We will hold a user meeting about trial operation of HOKUSAI SailingShip(SS).

Data Science Infrastructure HOKUSAI SailingShip are going to start trial operation from p.m. 1:00 on June 1, 2020.

Date: June 1
Time: From 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.
Place: Video conference(Zoom)
Language: Japanese
Registration is not needed.

 Please download from the following handout.
handout_202006.zip

Questions and answers at the meeting can be downloaded here.
User_meeting_shared_use_computerQA2006.pdf

Contents

1. Trial operation of HOKUSAI SailingShip

Contact

Information and Communication Infrastructure Section, Information Systems Division, Head Office for Information Systems and Cybersecurity
hpc@riken.jp

Announcement of a user meeting about shared use computers on March 24[Publication of QA]

[3/5 Post the announcement]

[3/13 Add Information about video conference]

[3/22 Publication of handout]

[4/9 Publication of QA]

We will hold a user meeting about shared use computers (HOKUSAI BigWaterfall/SailingShip) and its beneficiary pays.

Supercomputer HOKUSAI GreatWave is scheduled to cease operation at the end of March 2020 and supercomputer HOKUSAI BigWaterfall will continue to operate. Data Science Infrastructure HOKUSAI SailingShip has ended the bid opening, and will start test operation from around June 2020 and regular operation from October 2020.

In addition, beneficiary pays will be charged for the shared use computer from October 2020. We will explain about user fee table as it has been established.

Date: March 24
Time: From 10 a.m. to 12 a.m.
Place: Large meeting room in 2F of Welfare and Conference Building WAKO
Language: Japanese
Registration is not needed.

To prevent infection and the spread of the novel coronavirus, the video conferences using Webex will be the main method. You can connect to the video conference from PC or polycom. Contact hpc@riken.jp for the connection destination and connection method.

If it is difficult to participate the video conference, please come to the place.

 Please download from the following handout.
handout_publish.zip

Questions and answers at the meeting can be downloaded here.
User_meeting_shared_use_computerQA2003.pdf

Contents

1. Outline of Data Science Infrastructure
2. Current plans for shared use computers and beneficiary pays after the next fiscal year

Contact

Information and Communication Infrastructure Section, Information Systems Division, Head Office for Information Systems and Cybersecurity
hpc@riken.jp

Usage Report of FY2019 project and Application of FY2020 General Use project
We have just anounced by email to HOKUSAI users that we start accepting the Usage Report of FY2019 project and the Application of FY2020 General Use project.

Accepting period

Start: 3:00 PM (JST) January 23, 2020
End: 5:00 PM (JST) February 13, 2020
  • Since the application system will be closed automatically at the deadline, please complete submitting process including uploading the files in advance with a margin by the deadline.
  • You have to submit the Usage Report of FY2019 to apply for FY2020 project.

 

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