High-Performance and Research Computing

The ITS Research and High-Performance Computing team provides support and engagement for researchers at Colgate throughout the research lifecycle.

 

Available Services

Though broadly available for any research computing need, the foundations of these services are high-performance computing, scientific and data applications, and specialized support for all computing platforms, including PC, Mac, and Unix/Linux.

Specific services in research computing include:

  • Design and administration of centralized high-performance computing resources.
  • Design and administration of centralized research storage.
  • Support for research-related PC, Mac and Unix/Linux servers and workstations including installation, maintenance, support, and troubleshooting.
  • Assistance with developing and modifying code for research needs.
  • Requirements analysis for research computing needs, including for new faculty startup, new grants, and new projects in conjunction with the ITS Engagement & Support Team.
  • Security support for Unix/Linux including patches, firewalls, and backup in conjunction with the Information Security Officer (ISO)
  • Support for scientific lab computer installations for faculty and student researchers and departmental lab managers in conjunction with the ITS Engagement & Support Team.
  • Assistance in licensing, installation, and use of analytic and scientific software packages and coordination with the ITS Engagement & Support Team

Team

Technical Director, Research and High Performance Computing
350 Case-Geyer
Senior Research and High Performance Computing Specialist

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