The OSC office will close for an extended holiday break for our staff from December 23 through January 2. HPC systems will remain operational, and limited staff will be available to monitor systems and respond to urgent user issues.

Please submit issues via email during this period (the phones will not be monitored) to If you need OSC staff to attempt to resolve the issue prior to January 3, please mark your submission as urgent.

OSC will launch Ascend, a new Dell HPC cluster with advanced NVIDIA GPUs to support artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, big data and data analytics work in fall 2022.

The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) leadership and staff have played a significant role in the national Practice and Experience in Advanced Research Computing (PEARC) Conference Series, the latest in a series of conferences beginning in 2006 to address the changing needs of the advanced cyberinfrastructure community.

The Ohio Supercomputer Center's Summer Institute delivers high-impact science-based learning to high school students across Ohio. See the students' experience over the two weeks in our recap video. If you would like to learn more, visit our Summer Institute page.




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