HMS IT RC O2
O2 is a platform for Linux-based high performance computing at Harvard Medical School. The name is derived from being the next generation of the HMS "Orchestra" cluster, hence "O"2.
O2 is an HPC cluster built on Linux and the Slurm open source job scheduler.
Please submit a request for O2 help or feedback.
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Getting Started with O2 and Slurm
Basic guide to O2 and the Slurm job scheduler ← New users, start here!
O2 Jobs and the Slurm scheduler
Software and Programming on O2
Maintain your own library of software for different languages
Using Genome Browsers (IGV, UCSC Genome Browser)
General UNIX Information
Copying files to and from O2 (including downloading from websites)
Our O2 Cluster Status has details of service outages and planned maintenance.
Classes are offered each semester to the HMS community to help you ramp up your research skills!
Please check the User Training page for courses, dates, and registration
RC's Office Hours are held every Wednesday, 1 - 3 PM.
Please contact us first with a support request before joining office hours so we can better help you!