HPC@WAKE

The DEAC Cluster is part of the infrastructure in the Information Systems Department

Our primary mission is to provide a stable, robust, and accessible resource that allows the education and research communities to focus on their primary mission.

The Wake Forest University Distributed Environment for Academic Computing (WFU DEAC) cluster is a centrally supported and professionally staffed research computing resource for the faculty and students of the University

Latest News

Nov 2016

CUDA 6.5, 7.0, 7.5 & 8.0 toolkits are now available with cuDNN libraries for Deep Learning

MDTraj 1.8.0 is now available for Python 2.7 & 3.2

Oct 2016

Matplotlib package for Python 2.7.12 & 3.5.2 is now available.

VMD 1.9.2 is now available.

Aug 2016

Kernel-Upgrades Completed: RHEL6u8 on all systems! See timeline here

Jul 2016

Please welcome our Summer Intern: Riana Freedman! Read about her here

New Python 2.7 & Python 3.5 are now available on DEAC as module files

Python 2.6 packages have pushed to the UCS Nodes: ASE, Cython, SciPy & Nose

R 3.3.0 "Supposedly Educational" is now on DEAC!

Oracle Java 1.8.0_101 is available as a module file now on DEAC!

Jun 2016

Kernel-Upgrades: Head-Node 3 upgrade / test head-node. Full details here

New Notification tab to the DEAC Website.

May 2016

MEME-Suite 4.9.0 is now available on DEAC! Learn more

STATA 14 is now available on DEAC! Learn more here

Mathematica 10.4.1 is now available on DEAC! Learn more here

MATLAB2016a is now available on DEAC! Learn more here

All BC11 nodes have moved to the SLURM scheduler.

All BC14 nodes have moved to the SLURM scheduler.

All UCS Chassis 8 nodes have moved to the SLURM scheduler.

SLURM JOBS can be submitted from Head Nodes 1, 2, 3 & 4

ABySS 1.9.0 is now available on DEAC! Thanks to Dr. Setaro from Biology! Learn more here

All BC10 nodes have moved to the SLURM scheduler.

All BC13 nodes have moved to the SLURM scheduler.

All UCS Chassis 7 nodes have moved to the SLURM scheduler.