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

Mar 2017

New Wiki Host has taken over the: User Wiki page

MMTSB (Multiscale Modeling Tools for Structural Biology) programs are now available as a module file.

Feb 2017

NAMD 2.12 serial and parallel versions are now available on DEAC.

New Head-Nodes, Computer-Nodes & SLURM Partition. Read about it here in the Notification page.

GLPK GNU 4.61 lib files are now available as a modulefile.

Jan 2017

GCC GNU 4.7.4 Compilers are now available as a modulefile (C/C++/Fortran).

Dec 2016

GCC GNU 6.2.0 Compilers are now available as a modulefile (C/C++/Fortran).

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.