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About HPC at GW

Colonial One and Pegasus are the George Washington University’s shared and cross-discipline high performance computing clusters; providing the latest in Supercomputing technology and tools to the University. At its core, both resources have traditional operations staff such as system and network administrators, but it also has staff from each of the major school contributors that aid in other areas of expertise including parallel code profiling and optimization. The High Performance Computing Platform advances the George Washington University 's research mission by delivering cutting -edge computing resources and world-class subject matter expertise to investigators and technology developers across the university.


HPC is managed by professional staff in GW Information Technology, with university-sponsored computational staff housed in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering and Applied Science and the GW School of Public Health.

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Rendering of two server racks


Modules, with mathematical formulas


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