Access and Accounts

Access and Accounts

This section provides information on how to get an account at HPC2N, how to apply for a project, how to login/access the HPC2N systems, and how to change a password after logging in the first time.

This table lists the currently available HPC2N clusters and the domain name of their respective login nodes:

Project Information - projinfo

Project Information

Sometimes you need to obtain information about current (or past) projects running at HPC2N and their recent CPUhours usage. We recommend you to use SUPR for looking up allocation and resource usage. However we also provide a command line program you can use called:


which allows users to list: 

Beginner's Guide

Beginner's Guide to clusters

1. What is a cluster?


A computer cluster consists of a number of computers (few or many), linked together and working closely together. In many ways, the computer cluster works as a single computer. Generally, the component-computers are connected to each other through fast local area networks (LANs).


Updated: 2020-03-27, 10:25