Introduction

    To continue using supercomputer systems under the "Industrial Use" in the next fiscal year, you need to apply for continuous usage application. The procedure varies depending on the amount of usage resources and the research topic. Please read the following carefully.
     

    Those who will continue to use our supercomputer systems next year

      In case the amount of computer resources and the research subject is NOT changed.

      • You do not need to resubmit the proposal application form or pledge form. Please apply for the continuous usage from the user management system.
      • Please submit the report by referring to here.

      >In case the amount of computer resources and the research subject is changed.

      • If you wish to increase the amount of resources, you may be asked to resubmit the proposal application and pledge form. Please let us know first at system@cmc.osaka-u.ac.jp.
      • If you wish to reduce the amount of resources or only change the amount of additional storage, you do not need to resubmit the proposal application form or pledge form. Please apply for the continuous usage from the user management system.
      • Please submit the report by referring to here.

       

    Those who will finish using supercomputer systems in this fiscal year

    • Thank you for using our system. The account will be suspended at the end of this fiscal year. Please let us know first at system@cmc.osaka-u.ac.jp.
    • Please submit the report by referring to here.
    • In addition to the above regular reports, please submit the following final report.
      final report

     

     
     

continuous usage application for next fiscal year

    We accept applications for continuous use by Monday, March 25, 2022. A representative of application read the following and apply. Please click here for the application procedure and here for FAQ.
     
    [NOTICE]

      • If you will not submit service application for next fiscal year, your account will be automatically stopped at the end of March. If you end to use our system in this fiscal year, any application is not required.
      • We can not accept additional resource request for this fiscal year after submitting application of continuous use for next fiscal year.
      • We are going to charge your usage fee in April 2022.

     

    Available computer resources

      The following computer resources are being accepted for next fiscal year.

      • OCTOPUS shared-use
      • SQUID shared-use
      • SQUID dedicated-use (General-purpose CPU node only)
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      Please see the following page for a detail of "node-hour" and "point" on our service charge.
      service charge   What is node-hour   What is point?
       

    Available file system

     

    How to check for resource usage

a deadline for a service application for next fiscal year

    p.m.5:00, March 25, 2022
     

how to submit a service application for next fiscal year

    1. Please access User management WEB system

    2. Please submit your application

    3. Finish!

      We separately inform you about a detail of your application on email. Thank you for your application.
       
       

 

FAQ

    Q.How can I end to use ?

      A.You do not have to do anything. If you would not apply continuous use application for the next fiscal year, we end your account at the end of March.
       

    Q.I use OCTOPUS in this fiscal year but want to use SQUID in the next year. How can I apply?

      A.You can choose SQUID in application for continuous usage.
       

    Q.I use OCTOPUS in this fiscal year but want to use SQUID in the next year. Will I not be able to access OCTOPUS?

      A.You will not be able to log in to OCTOPUS, but you will still be able to access OCTOPUS storage from SQUID, since OCTOPUS and SQUID are mounted on each other. The same applies in the reverse case. Please see here for details on how to access the system. However, the data on the system that you did not apply for continuous usage may be deleted at the end of the next fiscal year. Please move the necessary data to the system you have applied by then.
       

    Q.How can I change the item of expenditure or date of payment after application?

    Q.Can I apply "continuous usage" after April?

    Q.How can I start to use your computing system from the next year onward?

      A.Please submit the first application to general(academic) use after April, the next year.

     

    Q.I used your system at the proposal based use/HPCI/JHPCN in this year but want to use your system in the general(academic) use in the next year.

      A.Please submit the first application to general(academic) use after April, the next year.

     

    Q.I want to make another user group and use your system in the next fiscal year.

      A.Please submit the first application to general(academic) use after April, the next year. In this case, you will be able to get new user group.

     

    Q.I used your system at the trial use in this year. Can I apply for continuous usage?