Users are often a bit confused about how to identify what the load on a job submission system is, what's in the queue, and why is my job not working. ECCO and SDSx both run a job submission system (qsub-compatible). From the command line,'qstat' will give you all the necessary information, and with qdel, you [...]
Cornell University (in fact, Ithaca, NY) suffered a power outage today. A very small number of electronic equipment, which unfortunately included a (quite old) network switch moderating internet access to ECCO and SDS, failed, and are currently being replaced. Your access to ECCO and SDS will be affected for an unknown length until we can [...]
Ox (http://www.doornik.com/ox/) has been upgraded on ECCO to 7.1. It is available on SDS upon request only.
Sunday, February 14, 2016 between 5:00 AM – 7:00 AM, Cornell IT will be upgrading the core routers on campus to improve campus network connections. During this time there may be intermittent interruptions in connections to the wired and wireless networks on campus. Although the ECCO and SDS computing systems will continue to operate, and [...]
We have updated our BDS archive with the latest (September 2015) data. Previous releases are also available at http://download.vrdc.cornell.edu/bds/.