Bridges User Guide

Acknowledgement in Publications

All publications, copyrighted or not, resulting from an allocation of computing time on Bridges should include an acknowledgement. Please acknowledge both the funding source that supported your access to PSC and the specific PSC resources that you used.

Proper acknowledgment is critical for our ability to solicit continued funding to support these projects and next generation hardware.

XSEDE supported research on Bridges

We ask that you use the following text:

This work used the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), which is supported by National Science Foundation grant number OCI-1053575.  Specifically, it used the Bridges system, which is supported by NSF award number ACI-1445606, at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC).”

Please include the following citations:

Towns, J., Cockerill, T., Dahan, M., Foster, I., Gaither, K., Grimshaw, A., Hazlewood, V., Lathrop, S., Lifka, D., Peterson, G.D., Roskies, R., Scott, J.R. and Wilkens-Diehr, N. 2014. XSEDE: Accelerating Scientific Discovery. Computing in Science & Engineering. 16(5):62-74. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2014.80.
Nystrom, N. A., Levine, M. J., Roskies, R. Z., and Scott, J. R. 2015. Bridges: A Uniquely Flexible HPC Resource for New Communities and Data Analytics. In Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Conference on Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (St. Louis, MO, July 26-30, 2015). XSEDE15. ACM, New York, NY, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2792745.2792775.

If you wish to acknowledge ECSS support, please include this text: 

We thank [consultant name(s)] for [his/her/their] assistance with [describe tasks such as porting, optimization, visualization, etc.], which was made possible through the XSEDE Extended Collaborative Support Service (ECSS) program.

 

 

New on Bridges

GPUs to be allocated separately
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Upgraded scratch file system installed
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Runtime limit on LM nodes now 2 weeks
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DDT version 7.0 installed
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