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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

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).

Holiday Schedule: HERE.

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!