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This Wiki Web is the holding place for user contributed documentation relating to the distributed computing tools and software available within Informatics. The intention is that this web will move to a different URL, ie something other than, so please bear this in mind when linking to it.

All official documentation can be found at

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  • Beowulf is the technology used to build compute clusters from standard Linux machines

Local Resources

  • GridEngine is the job control system running on the dedicated compute clusters, listed below by their head node name:

  • Condor is the job control system running on desktop machines


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