Status and Service Updates

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New condo storage pricing announced

Condo storage purchase is now available in chunks of 112TB at the estimated cost of $5750. Please contact us if you would like to purchase storage for your research data.

Savio3_gpu partition open to FCA users

The savio3_gpu partition is open to Faculty Computing Allowance users. You can submit jobs to a subset of GPU nodes on Savio. Read further for details on how to use GPU partitions.

Open OnDemand downtime: Fri, 10/15 at 10am

Campus's EduRoam currently cannot route to OOD. Please use AirBears2, full tunnel vpn, or wired Ethernet connections. In order to focus our support on Open OnDemand, the JupyterHub server is officially taken offline. We plan to take a short downtime to complete the transition starting 10:00 AM Friday, October 15 for approximately 30 minutes.

Savio Scratch File System is Back Online: Thurs, 9/30

The global scratch file system is back to service. Jobs have started running on Savio. Thank you very much for your understanding and patience while we were restoring the service.

Working on scratch instability: Tues, 9/28

The global scratch file system on Savio has not been stable since this morning. The access to certain folders/files may be sporadic or hanging, some file operations might throw out I/O errors. We are working on this issue and will keep you updated as we work out solutions.

Savio back online: Mon, 9/20, 10:15am

We have resolved the issue on the scratch parallel file system. The work is complete and jobs have started running on Savio. Thank you for your patience.

Savio Scratch File System is Back Online: Thurs, 9/30

The global scratch file system is back to service. Jobs have started running on Savio. Thank you very much for your understanding and patience while we were restoring the service.

Working on scratch instability: Tues, 9/28

The global scratch file system on Savio has not been stable since this morning. The access to certain folders/files may be sporadic or hanging, some file operations might throw out I/O errors. We are working on this issue and will keep you updated as we work out solutions.

Savio back online: Mon, 9/20, 10:15am

We have resolved the issue on the scratch parallel file system. The work is complete and jobs have started running on Savio. Thank you for your patience.

Savio scheduled downtime: Mon, 9/20, 8am

A small number of users on the new scratch file system have been impacted by a file system bug that prevents the creation of new files. We plan to have a four hour downtime to resolve this issue.

Savio scheduled downtime: Fri, 8/27, 9-11am

In order to make a minor change to the current structure of the /global/scratch file system, we are scheduling a brief downtime to relocate all user directories from /global/scratch/[username] to /global/scratch/users/[username].

Savio back online: Thurs, 8/12, 5pm

Savio is now back online, and we’re pleased to announce the availability of the new /global/scratch file system, which should alleviate the space shortage issues. Please migrate any critical data to the new system.

Scheduled Savio downtime: Thurs, 8/12, 9am

We are excited to announce an upcoming downtime on Thursday, August 12 at 9am to complete the roll-out of the new /global/scratch file system which offers a significant upgrade in capability. We ask that you begin migrating any critical data to the new file system and leave any unneeded data behind.

Savio scheduled downtime: Tues, 7/20, 9am

We need to stop scheduling new SLURM jobs for a short period of time to migrate backend database and implement support for allocation management inside the new MyBRC user portal. The jobs will resume running when we complete the scheduled work.

Savio back online: Tues, 4/20, 3:30pm

The Savio cluster is back online as planned, and jobs have started running. Please contact us via email or at our drop in office hours if you have any questions.

Savio scheduled downtime: Tues, 4/20, 9am

There is a planned downtime starting at 9am until the end of the day on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 to prepare space for the new global scratch parallel filesystem.