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This Wiki provides collaborative CRC documentation for the Notre Dame research community. We highly encourage students, staff and faculty to contribute their knowledge, particularly on applications and tools with which you have experience.

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Scratch Policy

The CRC scratch policy can be reviewed here.

CRC Documentation

CRC Accounts and User Interface
Obtaining an account and submitting jobs
CRC Software and Libraries
Available software
DACCS Cluster
DACCS Cluster
CRC Training
Training schedule, classes, and lecture notes
Linux at Notre Dame and Trouble Shooting
Help operating in the ND Linux environments
CRC Systems and Specifications
Available hardware, storage, and networking
Acquisition Assistance
New equipment, software licensing, and grant guidance
Grid Computing
Information about Grid Computing and getting started
Additional Resources
Research Group Wikis, CRC support archive, etc.
Information about using and creating instances in OpenStack
Globus Online
Using Globus Online to transfer large datasets/files
Logging into XSEDE
Logging into and using XSEDE's resources