The Approach to Bridges

Bridges is designed to support familiar, convenient software and environments for both traditional and non-traditional HPC users. Its richly-connected set of interacting systems offers exceptional flexibility for data analytics, simulation, workflows and gateways, leveraging interactivity, parallel computing, Spark and Hadoop.

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For more information about getting started on Bridges, see the "Applying for a Bridges account" FAQ. If you would like to hear more about Bridges' capabilities or discuss how you can take advantage of Bridges, call us at 412-268-4960 or email


Bridges maintenance announced

  Bridges and all associated VMs and file systems will undergo scheduled maintenance from 8:00AM Eastern Time on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 through 5:00PM Thursday, October 24. 

New on Bridges

Compiler defaults changed

The default versions of some compilers have changed.
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