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This  document will guide you on how to launch Rstudio App and acess Parallel R workshop material through OSC onDemand.

Step 1: Log on to Please see this guide on how to use OnDemand service.

Step 2: Launch Rstudio App

Owens, Pitzer


checkgpu is a command developed at OSC for use on OSC’s systems to report information regarding the usage of OSC’s GPU nodes. It reports various information on the usage and availability of the GPU nodes.

There are various types of data which require varying degrees of access controls and auditing in place in order for OSC to support it.

Globus Connect Server v5 allows OSC clients to connect to Amazon S3. Please follow the steps below:

Owens, Pitzer

Connectome Workbench is an open source, freely available visualization and discovery tool used to map neuroimaging data, especially data generated by the Human Connectome Project.

Availability and Restrictions


Connectome Workbench is available on Owens and Pitzer clusters. These are the versions currently available:

Statewide Users Group Conference Agenda - April 9, 2020

Owens, Pitzer, Ruby

On July 12th, 2016 OSC migrated its old GPFS and Lustre filesystems to new Project and Scratch services, respectively. We've moved 1.22 PB of data, and the new capacities are 3.4 PB for Project, and 1.1 PB for Scratch. If you store data on these services, there are a few important details to note.


LS-PrePost is an ad­vanced pre and post-proces­sor that is de­liv­ered free with LS-DY­NA.

Availability and Restrictions


The following versions of ls-prepost are available on OSC clusters:

Globus Connect Server v5 allows OSC users to share data with their collaborators who do not have OSC HPC account (the collaborator needs to sign up for a free Globus account though). The advantage of data sharing via Globus is that you do not have to move your data in order to share it. You can select directory paths to be securely shared with your collaborator, and grant them read-only or read-write access.

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Globus is a cloud-based service designed to let users move, share, and discover research data via a single interface, regardless of its location or number of files or size.