Scheduled Maintenance - May 16, 2019

The next scheduled maintenance window for the HPC systems is May 16, 2019 at 8AM - May 17, 2019 at 8AM. 

During this time the Argon system will be offline for maintenance. All jobs running at the beginning of the maintenance will be killed.

The following work is currently scheduled for Argon:

  • Migrate some users to two new recently installed home account servers (designed to distribute load and improve performance).
  • Install additional disks on /nfsscratch server in preparation for expansion of system capacity if required.
  • Deploy Singularity 3
  • System security patches on HPC and Storage